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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 46 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.00% 5.54% 9.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.76% 23.68% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 20
Average daily rate £298 £301 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.10% +29.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £275 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.20% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
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
152 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.52% 23.38% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 62 51
Average daily rate £425 £390 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.85 £13.00 £170.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.76% -92.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) Time Management
4 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
4 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
5 12 (27.27%) Project Management
5 12 (27.27%) Unix
5 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
6 10 (22.73%) Service Management
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (22.73%) Change Control
7 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (20.45%) ITIL V2
7 9 (20.45%) HP UCMDB
7 9 (20.45%) Data Engineering
7 9 (20.45%) CMS
7 9 (20.45%) Serena
7 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (18.18%) HP
8 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.18%) CSS
8 8 (18.18%) HTML
8 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 8 (18.18%) SQL
8 8 (18.18%) jQuery

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.45%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (15.91%) MS Office
3 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (9.09%) MS Project
5 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) StarTeam
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Configuration Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
1 8 (18.18%) jQuery
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.82%) CAML
3 3 (6.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
3 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
4 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Economics
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Time Management
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) Change Control
4 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 10 (22.73%) Service Management
5 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (20.45%) Data Engineering
5 9 (20.45%) ITIL V2
6 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
7 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 4 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 3 (6.82%) Data Management
10 3 (6.82%) Open Source
10 3 (6.82%) Release Management
10 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.64%) C
3 6 (13.64%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) FQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) CAPM
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (9.09%) WMI
3 3 (6.82%) Netcool
3 3 (6.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Serena
3 8 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Borland
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp
5 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix