The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 42 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.26% 3.49% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.32% 16.46% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 2
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£307 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +18.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
SharePoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
197 79 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.69% 21.18% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 41 20
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Average hourly rate £29.25 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £25.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the North East region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the North East region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 18 £300 -10.98% 14
Durham +1 16 £300 - 2
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 51 (48.57%) SQL
2 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.67%) .NET
4 26 (24.76%) MS Excel
5 22 (20.95%) Windows
5 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
6 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 18 (17.14%) C#
9 17 (16.19%) QA
9 17 (16.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
10 16 (15.24%) Finance
11 15 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 15 (14.29%) jQuery
11 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (13.33%) HP
12 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (12.38%) B2B
13 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (12.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (12.38%) InfoPath
13 13 (12.38%) REST
14 12 (11.43%) Problem Management
14 12 (11.43%) XML
15 11 (10.48%) HTML
15 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
15 11 (10.48%) Extranet

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (16.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (8.57%) IIS
4 7 (6.67%) Lync
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.90%) CMS
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.95%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.95%) WordPress
7 1 (0.95%) Node.js
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (24.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.38%) InfoPath
3 10 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.62%) MS Office
5 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.90%) MS Project
6 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Office 365
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) Extranet
2 8 (7.62%) HTTP
2 8 (7.62%) DNS
3 7 (6.67%) DHCP
4 5 (4.76%) SAN
5 4 (3.81%) Intranet
6 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.86%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Publishing
3 2 (1.90%) Military
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Developer
2 24 (22.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Technical Writer
4 12 (11.43%) Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Author
4 12 (11.43%) Technical Author
5 6 (5.71%) Coordinator
6 4 (3.81%) Administrator
6 4 (3.81%) Consultant
6 4 (3.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
7 3 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Senior Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Designer
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (1.90%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) .NET
2 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.29%) jQuery
4 13 (12.38%) REST
5 12 (11.43%) XML
6 11 (10.48%) HTML
7 10 (9.52%) CSS
7 10 (9.52%) Web Services
8 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.76%) CSS3
9 5 (4.76%) HTML5
10 3 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (1.90%) WCF
11 2 (1.90%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.95%) XSD
12 1 (0.95%) XSLT
12 1 (0.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) User Experience
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.95%) NHS
4 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.76%) UNIX
5 5 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.95%) Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.38%) B2B
2 12 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
4 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.57%) ITIL
5 9 (8.57%) Project Management
5 9 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.76%) Change Management
9 4 (3.81%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.81%) Content Management
9 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.81%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.86%) Information Management
10 3 (2.86%) Service Management
10 3 (2.86%) MVC
10 3 (2.86%) Change Control
10 3 (2.86%) Database Security
11 2 (1.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) SQL
2 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.14%) C#
4 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.95%) C
6 1 (0.95%) LINC
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.76%) MCSE
3 5 (4.76%) MCSA
3 5 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.90%) Netcool
3 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.95%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) WMI
3 1 (0.95%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) HP
3 7 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) Serena
5 2 (1.90%) NetApp
5 2 (1.90%) Lotus
6 1 (0.95%) Borland
6 1 (0.95%) Open Text
North East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.82 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockton On Tees
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 16 days ago