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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 64 60 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -43
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 52 27 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.84% 2.47% 9.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.30% 12.56% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 39
Median daily rate £315 £278 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £162 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £300 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -45.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £10.00 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £10.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +18.05%
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
319 215 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.58% 19.65% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 155 115
Median daily rate £325 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 3 18
Median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £10.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £21.90 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 50 £315 +38.46% 3
Durham 0 1 £275 -8.33% 2
Northumberland - 1 £675 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 71 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 68 (53.13%) Windows
3 64 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 63 (49.22%) Security Cleared
5 61 (47.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (46.88%) Windows Server
7 55 (42.97%) MS Exchange
8 52 (40.63%) MCSE
8 52 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (40.63%) Skype for Business
9 51 (39.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
10 50 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 50 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 46 (35.94%) Office 365
12 45 (35.16%) Skype
13 43 (33.59%) Migration
13 43 (33.59%) HP
14 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
15 39 (30.47%) DNS
16 31 (24.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (24.22%) Degree
17 30 (23.44%) MS Office
17 30 (23.44%) Project Management
18 29 (22.66%) SQL
18 29 (22.66%) ITIL
18 29 (22.66%) SharePoint 2010
19 28 (21.88%) Computer Science
20 27 (21.09%) SharePoint 2013
20 27 (21.09%) DHCP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 55 (42.97%) MS Exchange
2 52 (40.63%) Skype for Business
3 50 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (22.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 27 (21.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 26 (20.31%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (16.41%) OpenStack
8 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (10.16%) IIS
10 7 (5.47%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (23.44%) MS Office
2 20 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (7.81%) MS Project
4 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.94%) Office 365
2 3 (2.34%) Yammer
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (35.16%) Skype
2 39 (30.47%) DNS
3 27 (21.09%) DHCP
4 13 (10.16%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.03%) SSL
6 8 (6.25%) Extranet
7 5 (3.91%) Internet
8 4 (3.13%) NAS
9 3 (2.34%) Intranet
10 2 (1.56%) VoIP
11 1 (0.78%) Firewall
11 1 (0.78%) HTTP
11 1 (0.78%) LAN
11 1 (0.78%) SAN
11 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) EDMS
4 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (10.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (15.63%) Messaging Support
2 17 (13.28%) Messaging Engineer
3 14 (10.94%) Support Engineer
4 12 (9.38%) Office 365 Specialist
5 11 (8.59%) Consultant
5 11 (8.59%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Messaging Specialist
6 9 (7.03%) SharePoint Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.47%) PMO Specialist
9 6 (4.69%) Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) DBA
9 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Support
9 6 (4.69%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.91%) Collaboration Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Messaging Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) SharePoint Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Support Consultant
11 4 (3.13%) Administrator
11 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 11 (8.59%) XML
3 3 (2.34%) CSS
3 3 (2.34%) HTML
3 3 (2.34%) Web Services
4 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.56%) HTML5
4 2 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.78%) Ajax
5 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.78%) CAML
5 1 (0.78%) CSS3
5 1 (0.78%) Middleware
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) WCF
5 1 (0.78%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.16%) Blackberry
3 12 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 11 (8.59%) Clustering
5 9 (7.03%) PMI
5 9 (7.03%) Replication
6 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.56%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.78%) CMDB
9 1 (0.78%) Economics
9 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (53.13%) Windows
2 60 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 52 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (39.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (24.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.16%) Android
6 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.47%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.47%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.56%) Unix
9 1 (0.78%) AIX
9 1 (0.78%) Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Solaris
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.59%) Migration
2 30 (23.44%) Project Management
3 29 (22.66%) ITIL
4 25 (19.53%) Load Balancing
5 20 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 18 (14.06%) Change Management
7 15 (11.72%) Content Management
8 14 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.81%) Coaching
11 10 (7.81%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.47%) Quality Management
12 7 (5.47%) Risk Management
13 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.69%) Programme Management
13 6 (4.69%) Release Management
13 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (3.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.03%) PowerShell
2 29 (22.66%) SQL
3 16 (12.50%) C#
4 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.34%) C
7 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.78%) FQL
8 1 (0.78%) Java
8 1 (0.78%) VB
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (49.22%) Security Cleared
2 61 (47.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (40.63%) MCSE
4 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
5 31 (24.22%) Degree
6 17 (13.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (7.81%) MCSD
7 10 (7.81%) PMI Certification
8 7 (5.47%) PMP
9 6 (4.69%) MCDBA
10 3 (2.34%) MCSA
11 1 (0.78%) CAPM
11 1 (0.78%) CISSP
11 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.78%) ISEB
11 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.78%) MCITP
11 1 (0.78%) MCTS
11 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.91%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 64 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.06%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.47%) Brightmail
5 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.34%) vSphere
6 2 (1.56%) XenApp
6 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Perfmon
2 4 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.34%) WSUS
4 2 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) Netcool
5 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 43 (33.59%) HP
3 13 (10.16%) Trend Micro
4 12 (9.38%) VMware
5 11 (8.59%) IronPort
6 7 (5.47%) Meridio
7 6 (4.69%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.91%) Dell
8 5 (3.91%) Nintex
9 4 (3.13%) Citrix
9 4 (3.13%) Veritas
10 3 (2.34%) Altiris
11 2 (1.56%) Compaq
11 2 (1.56%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.56%) SAP
11 2 (1.56%) Siemens
11 2 (1.56%) Symantec
11 2 (1.56%) ThinPrint
12 1 (0.78%) IBM
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle
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