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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 54 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.41% 4.83% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.53% 21.43% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £205 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -23.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £163 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £335 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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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
133 84 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.80% 22.52% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 59 9
Average daily rate £465 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £175 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
5 7 (25.93%) ISEB
5 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.93%) Validation
5 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
7 5 (18.52%) WSUS
7 5 (18.52%) PKI
7 5 (18.52%) SMTP
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
8 4 (14.81%) Military
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (14.81%) APMP
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) NetApp
9 3 (11.11%) Netcool

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SMTP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Integration Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Designer
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
2 7 (25.93%) Validation
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) APMP
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CAPM
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
2 3 (11.11%) Netcool
2 3 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) ArcSight