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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 37 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.91% 5.73% 3.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.24% 33.33% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 6
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£313 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
131 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.93% 17.19% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 38 10
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £210 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £28.50 £170.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.23% +750.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £170.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £170.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015.

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
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 30 January 2015. 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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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 -8 16 £313 +1.92% 8
Durham -2 12 £300 -40.00%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (37.93%) SQL
2 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.44%) Windows
4 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
5 18 (20.69%) .NET
6 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
7 15 (17.24%) HP
7 15 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (16.09%) MS Exchange
8 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
9 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
9 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
9 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
10 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (12.64%) Office 365
11 11 (12.64%) C#
11 11 (12.64%) HTML
12 10 (11.49%) CSS
12 10 (11.49%) ITIL
12 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.49%) Finance
12 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (10.34%) QA
13 9 (10.34%) Problem Management
13 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
13 9 (10.34%) IIS
14 8 (9.20%) MS Office
14 8 (9.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (16.09%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (10.34%) IIS
5 7 (8.05%) Lync
6 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.30%) CMS
7 2 (2.30%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.15%) WordPress
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.15%) Node.js
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.15%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
3 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.75%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.30%) MS Project
5 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) DNS
2 7 (8.05%) DHCP
2 7 (8.05%) SAN
3 4 (4.60%) Intranet
4 3 (3.45%) HTTP
4 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.30%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Publishing
3 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Military
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Author
3 10 (11.49%) Technical Author
4 8 (9.20%) Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Writer
6 5 (5.75%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Administrator
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) .NET
2 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
3 11 (12.64%) HTML
4 10 (11.49%) CSS
5 8 (9.20%) REST
6 7 (8.05%) jQuery
7 5 (5.75%) CSS3
7 5 (5.75%) HTML5
7 5 (5.75%) Web Services
8 4 (4.60%) XML
9 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.30%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.30%) WCF
10 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.15%) SignalR
11 1 (1.15%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) User Experience
3 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.05%) UNIX
3 7 (8.05%) Solaris
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.49%) ITIL
1 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (8.05%) Project Management
5 5 (5.75%) Change Management
6 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.60%) B2B
6 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.45%) Change Control
7 3 (3.45%) MVC
8 2 (2.30%) CRM
8 2 (2.30%) ERP
8 2 (2.30%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.30%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.30%) Content Management
8 2 (2.30%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) SQL
2 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.64%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.15%) X++
6 1 (1.15%) LINC
6 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) MCSE
3 5 (5.75%) MCSA
4 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.15%) WMI
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) HP
3 8 (9.20%) VMware
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) Lotus
5 2 (2.30%) Serena
6 1 (1.15%) Open Text
6 1 (1.15%) NetApp
6 1 (1.15%) Borland
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