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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 58 64 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 46 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.99% 1.53% 5.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.55% 7.27% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 1 12
Median daily rate £320 £95 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+236.84% -72.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £95 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £95 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £10.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £10.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+36.78% +20.83%
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
278 165 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.13% 20.99% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 123 71
Median daily rate £325 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £618 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 14
Median hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% -45.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £10.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 30 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 66 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 63 (53.85%) Windows
3 61 (52.14%) Active Directory
4 60 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (50.43%) Security Cleared
6 58 (49.57%) Windows Server
7 54 (46.15%) MS Exchange
8 52 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (44.44%) MCSE
9 51 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (42.74%) Skype for Business
11 49 (41.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 49 (41.88%) Exchange Server 2013
12 47 (40.17%) SC Cleared
13 43 (36.75%) Skype
14 42 (35.90%) HP
15 41 (35.04%) Office 365
16 40 (34.19%) PowerShell
17 38 (32.48%) DNS
18 37 (31.62%) Migration
19 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (25.64%) Degree
21 29 (24.79%) ITIL
22 28 (23.93%) SQL
22 28 (23.93%) MS Office
22 28 (23.93%) Project Management
22 28 (23.93%) Computer Science
23 26 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
23 26 (22.22%) DHCP
24 25 (21.37%) Load Balancing

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 54 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 50 (42.74%) Skype for Business
3 49 (41.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (41.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
5 23 (19.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (19.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (17.95%) OpenStack
7 14 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (10.26%) IIS
10 7 (5.98%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (23.93%) MS Office
2 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (8.55%) MS Project
4 8 (6.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 41 (35.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.75%) Skype
2 38 (32.48%) DNS
3 26 (22.22%) DHCP
4 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.69%) SSL
6 8 (6.84%) Extranet
7 5 (4.27%) Internet
8 4 (3.42%) NAS
9 2 (1.71%) Intranet
9 2 (1.71%) VoIP
10 1 (0.85%) Firewall
10 1 (0.85%) LAN
10 1 (0.85%) SAN
10 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) EDMS
4 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (17.09%) Messaging Support
2 16 (13.68%) Messaging Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Office 365 Specialist
5 11 (9.40%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) SharePoint Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Consultant
7 8 (6.84%) Messaging Specialist
7 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.98%) PMO Specialist
9 6 (5.13%) DBA
9 6 (5.13%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.27%) Collaboration Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Messaging Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Support Consultant
11 4 (3.42%) Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Developer
11 4 (3.42%) SharePoint Support
12 3 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) .NET
2 11 (9.40%) XML
3 3 (2.56%) CSS
3 3 (2.56%) HTML
3 3 (2.56%) Web Services
4 2 (1.71%) HTML5
4 2 (1.71%) jQuery
5 1 (0.85%) Ajax
5 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.85%) CAML
5 1 (0.85%) CSS3
5 1 (0.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) REST
5 1 (0.85%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 12 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.55%) Clustering
5 9 (7.69%) PMI
5 9 (7.69%) Replication
6 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) CMDB
9 1 (0.85%) Economics
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 63 (53.85%) Windows
2 58 (49.57%) Windows Server
3 52 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.11%) Android
6 13 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.98%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.71%) Unix
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Solaris
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Migration
2 29 (24.79%) ITIL
3 28 (23.93%) Project Management
4 25 (21.37%) Load Balancing
5 20 (17.09%) Incident Management
6 18 (15.38%) Change Management
7 15 (12.82%) Content Management
8 14 (11.97%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (10.26%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.55%) Coaching
11 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.98%) Quality Management
12 7 (5.98%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (5.13%) Programme Management
13 6 (5.13%) Release Management
13 6 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (4.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.19%) PowerShell
2 28 (23.93%) SQL
3 15 (12.82%) C#
4 13 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.56%) C
7 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) FQL
8 1 (0.85%) Java
8 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (50.43%) Security Cleared
3 52 (44.44%) MCSE
4 47 (40.17%) SC Cleared
5 30 (25.64%) Degree
6 16 (13.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (8.55%) MCSD
7 10 (8.55%) PMI Certification
8 7 (5.98%) PMP
9 6 (5.13%) MCDBA
10 3 (2.56%) MCSA
11 1 (0.85%) CAPM
11 1 (0.85%) CISSP
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.85%) ISEB
11 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.85%) MCITP
11 1 (0.85%) MCTS
11 1 (0.85%) SSCP
11 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.27%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (52.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.13%) Brightmail
5 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.56%) vSphere
6 2 (1.71%) XenApp
6 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Perfmon
2 4 (3.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.56%) WSUS
4 2 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) Netcool
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.90%) HP
3 13 (11.11%) Trend Micro
4 11 (9.40%) VMware
5 10 (8.55%) IronPort
6 6 (5.13%) Meridio
6 6 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.27%) Dell
8 4 (3.42%) Citrix
8 4 (3.42%) Veritas
9 3 (2.56%) Altiris
9 3 (2.56%) Nintex
10 2 (1.71%) Compaq
10 2 (1.71%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.71%) SAP
10 2 (1.71%) Siemens
10 2 (1.71%) Symantec
10 2 (1.71%) ThinPrint
11 1 (0.85%) IBM
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle