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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 57 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 57 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.68% 3.12% 4.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.94% 16.67% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 9
Median daily rate £317 £445 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.87% +78.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £269 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £587 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -41.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.00 £16.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £10.00 £18.20
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
301 126 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.71% 18.69% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 90 72
Median daily rate £305 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 5 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.60 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £15.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 47 (49.47%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
3 40 (42.11%) SC Cleared
4 37 (38.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (36.84%) Windows
6 33 (34.74%) DNS
6 33 (34.74%) Windows Server
7 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
7 32 (33.68%) ITIL
7 32 (33.68%) MS Exchange
8 31 (32.63%) Project Management
9 29 (30.53%) MCSE
9 29 (30.53%) HP
10 28 (29.47%) Skype for Business
11 27 (28.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (28.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (27.37%) MS Office
13 25 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
14 24 (25.26%) SQL
14 24 (25.26%) DHCP
15 21 (22.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (22.11%) Skype
16 20 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
16 20 (21.05%) Office 365
17 19 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
17 19 (20.00%) Incident Management
18 18 (18.95%) Capacity Planning
18 18 (18.95%) Migration

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 32 (33.68%) MS Exchange
2 28 (29.47%) Skype for Business
3 27 (28.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (28.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (22.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (10.53%) OpenStack
8 9 (9.47%) IIS
9 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (5.26%) CMS
12 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (27.37%) MS Office
2 10 (10.53%) MS Project
3 7 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
5 3 (3.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.74%) DNS
2 24 (25.26%) DHCP
3 21 (22.11%) Skype
4 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.47%) SSL
6 8 (8.42%) Extranet
7 7 (7.37%) Internet
8 2 (2.11%) Intranet
8 2 (2.11%) VoIP
9 1 (1.05%) Firewall
9 1 (1.05%) LAN
9 1 (1.05%) NAS
9 1 (1.05%) SAN
9 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (6.32%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (5.26%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Advertising
2 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.95%) Messaging Support
2 12 (12.63%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Messaging Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) SharePoint Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) PMO Specialist
7 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.32%) DBA
8 6 (6.32%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.26%) Collaboration Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Messaging Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Messaging Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Support
10 4 (4.21%) Support Consultant
11 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.16%) Analyst
11 3 (3.16%) Build Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) .NET
2 10 (10.53%) XML
3 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.26%) CSS
3 5 (5.26%) HTML
3 5 (5.26%) HTML5
3 5 (5.26%) jQuery
4 4 (4.21%) CAML
5 1 (1.05%) Ajax
5 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.05%) CSS3
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
5 1 (1.05%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.63%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.58%) Visualisation
4 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.47%) Replication
5 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.37%) PMI
6 6 (6.32%) Clustering
7 5 (5.26%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.05%) CMDB
9 1 (1.05%) Economics
9 1 (1.05%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Windows Server
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (12.63%) Android
5 12 (12.63%) Apple iOS
6 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.26%) Unix
8 4 (4.21%) Linux
9 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.05%) Solaris
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) ITIL
2 31 (32.63%) Project Management
3 19 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 18 (18.95%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (18.95%) Migration
5 15 (15.79%) Change Management
6 14 (14.74%) Content Management
6 14 (14.74%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.58%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (10.53%) Change Control
8 10 (10.53%) Coaching
8 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.37%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.37%) Release Management
10 7 (7.37%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.32%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
1 24 (25.26%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) C#
3 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.21%) C
5 4 (4.21%) FQL
5 4 (4.21%) Java
5 4 (4.21%) VB
6 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (49.47%) Security Cleared
2 40 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 37 (38.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (30.53%) MCSE
5 17 (17.89%) Degree
6 16 (16.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (10.53%) MCSD
8 8 (8.42%) PMI Certification
9 7 (7.37%) PMP
10 6 (6.32%) MCDBA
11 1 (1.05%) CAPM
11 1 (1.05%) CISSP
11 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.05%) ISEB
11 1 (1.05%) SSCP
11 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.32%) Brightmail
5 3 (3.16%) vSphere
6 2 (2.11%) XenApp
6 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Perfmon
2 5 (5.26%) WMI
3 4 (4.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.05%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) HP
3 12 (12.63%) Trend Micro
4 9 (9.47%) ServiceNow
5 8 (8.42%) VMware
6 6 (6.32%) IronPort
6 6 (6.32%) Meridio
7 5 (5.26%) Borland
7 5 (5.26%) Serena
8 4 (4.21%) Nintex
9 3 (3.16%) Altiris
9 3 (3.16%) Citrix
10 2 (2.11%) Compaq
10 2 (2.11%) Dell
10 2 (2.11%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle
10 2 (2.11%) SAP
10 2 (2.11%) Siemens
10 2 (2.11%) Symantec
10 2 (2.11%) ThinPrint