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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.65% 3.95% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.18% 15.74% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 2
Average daily rate
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£564 £240 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.89% -44.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £190 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £270 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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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
110 108 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.11% 25.12% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 89 12
Average daily rate £300 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
6 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) SAN
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) Validation
7 7 (25.93%) Migration
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) ISEB
7 7 (25.93%) Solaris
7 7 (25.93%) UNIX
7 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.81%) APMP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Documentum
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) StarTeam
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Integration Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) CAML
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.70%) SignalR
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Validation
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Content Management
8 1 (3.70%) Document Management
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) APMP
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (3.70%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) HP
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Serena
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Borland
4 1 (3.70%) OpenText