The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 65 53 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 33 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.39% 2.43% 4.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.14% 14.40% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 6
Median daily rate £285 £300 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £171 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £389 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -45.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £10.00 £16.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £10.00 £18.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.91%
SharePoint
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
218 125 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.40% 16.87% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 94 63
Median daily rate £295 £467 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.79% +49.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £602 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 1 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -45.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £16.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £10.00 £18.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 49 (50.52%) Security Cleared
2 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
3 42 (43.30%) SC Cleared
4 38 (39.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (38.14%) Windows
6 35 (36.08%) DNS
6 35 (36.08%) Windows Server
7 34 (35.05%) Active Directory
7 34 (35.05%) MS Exchange
7 34 (35.05%) Project Management
8 33 (34.02%) ITIL
9 30 (30.93%) MCSE
9 30 (30.93%) HP
9 30 (30.93%) Skype for Business
10 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2013
11 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (27.84%) MS Office
12 27 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (26.80%) DHCP
14 24 (24.74%) SQL
15 23 (23.71%) Skype
15 23 (23.71%) SharePoint 2010
16 22 (22.68%) SharePoint 2013
17 21 (21.65%) PowerShell
17 21 (21.65%) Office Communications Server
18 20 (20.62%) Incident Management
18 20 (20.62%) Office 365
19 19 (19.59%) Capacity Planning
19 19 (19.59%) Finance

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (35.05%) MS Exchange
2 30 (30.93%) Skype for Business
3 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (29.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (23.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (22.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (21.65%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (10.31%) OpenStack
8 9 (9.28%) IIS
9 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (5.15%) CMS
12 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (27.84%) MS Office
2 10 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (10.31%) MS Project
3 8 (8.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
5 3 (3.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.08%) DNS
2 26 (26.80%) DHCP
3 23 (23.71%) Skype
4 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.28%) SSL
6 8 (8.25%) Extranet
7 5 (5.15%) Internet
8 2 (2.06%) Intranet
8 2 (2.06%) VoIP
9 1 (1.03%) Firewall
9 1 (1.03%) LAN
9 1 (1.03%) NAS
9 1 (1.03%) SAN
9 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (5.15%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Advertising
2 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Messaging Support
2 13 (13.40%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) Messaging Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.28%) SharePoint Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Consultant
7 7 (7.22%) PMO Specialist
8 6 (6.19%) DBA
8 6 (6.19%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.15%) Collaboration Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Messaging Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) Messaging Specialist
9 5 (5.15%) Support Consultant
10 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Support
11 3 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.09%) Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Build Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) .NET
2 10 (10.31%) XML
3 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.06%) CSS
3 2 (2.06%) HTML
3 2 (2.06%) HTML5
3 2 (2.06%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) Ajax
4 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.03%) CAML
4 1 (1.03%) CSS3
4 1 (1.03%) Node.js
4 1 (1.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
3 12 (12.37%) Visualisation
4 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.28%) PMI
4 9 (9.28%) Replication
5 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.19%) Clustering
7 5 (5.15%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.03%) CMDB
9 1 (1.03%) Economics
9 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.14%) Windows
2 35 (36.08%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.40%) Android
5 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) Unix
8 1 (1.03%) Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Solaris
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Project Management
2 33 (34.02%) ITIL
3 20 (20.62%) Incident Management
4 19 (19.59%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (19.59%) Migration
5 17 (17.53%) Change Management
6 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
7 15 (15.46%) Content Management
8 12 (12.37%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (10.31%) Change Control
9 10 (10.31%) Coaching
9 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.22%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.22%) Release Management
10 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.19%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (6.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.74%) SQL
2 21 (21.65%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.40%) C#
4 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.12%) C
7 1 (1.03%) FQL
7 1 (1.03%) Java
7 1 (1.03%) VB
7 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (50.52%) Security Cleared
2 42 (43.30%) SC Cleared
3 38 (39.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (30.93%) MCSE
5 17 (17.53%) Degree
6 16 (16.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (10.31%) MCSD
7 10 (10.31%) PMI Certification
8 7 (7.22%) PMP
9 6 (6.19%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.03%) CAPM
10 1 (1.03%) CISSP
10 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.03%) ISEB
10 1 (1.03%) SSCP
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.15%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.15%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (35.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.43%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.19%) Brightmail
5 3 (3.09%) vSphere
6 2 (2.06%) XenApp
6 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Perfmon
2 5 (5.15%) WMI
3 4 (4.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.03%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.93%) HP
3 13 (13.40%) Trend Micro
4 8 (8.25%) VMware
5 6 (6.19%) IronPort
5 6 (6.19%) Meridio
5 6 (6.19%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.15%) Borland
6 5 (5.15%) Serena
7 4 (4.12%) Nintex
8 3 (3.09%) Altiris
8 3 (3.09%) Citrix
9 2 (2.06%) Compaq
9 2 (2.06%) Dell
9 2 (2.06%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle
9 2 (2.06%) SAP
9 2 (2.06%) Siemens
9 2 (2.06%) Symantec
9 2 (2.06%) ThinPrint