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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 28 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.57% 9.73% 3.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.83% 37.65% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £218 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -37.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +14.47%
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
72 85 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.95% 25.84% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 60 8
Average daily rate £413 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £170.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) HP
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
5 9 (26.47%) UNIX
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) Solaris
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (26.47%) SAN
5 9 (26.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
5 9 (26.47%) VMware
6 8 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) C#
8 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) Office 365
9 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) CSS
10 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.76%) Change Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.94%) Documentum
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Architect
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Server Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) XSD
7 1 (2.94%) XSLT
7 1 (2.94%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ
7 1 (2.94%) CAML
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) UNIX
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
1 9 (26.47%) Solaris
1 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Document Management
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) WFM
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C#
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.94%) WMI
2 1 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) HP
3 9 (26.47%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Serena
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) Borland
5 1 (2.94%) Open Text