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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / North East
Rank 51 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.33% 4.85% 5.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 23.12% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 26
Median daily rate £333 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £417 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.89% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £16.43 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.07% -61.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.87%

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
205 186 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.65% 20.97% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 118 89
Median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% -19.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.86 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £25.06 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -13 35 £338 +25.00% 4
Durham -4 1 £300 -20.00%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 54 (59.34%) Office 365
3 44 (48.35%) Windows
4 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 38 (41.76%) Skype for Business
5 38 (41.76%) Security Cleared
6 36 (39.56%) Skype
7 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 35 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 33 (36.26%) Windows Server
9 32 (35.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (35.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (34.07%) MCSE
10 31 (34.07%) SharePoint 2010
11 30 (32.97%) SC Cleared
12 29 (31.87%) MS Excel
13 28 (30.77%) Migration
14 26 (28.57%) MS Office
15 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (23.08%) PowerShell
17 20 (21.98%) SharePoint 2013
17 20 (21.98%) Load Balancing
18 19 (20.88%) Degree
19 18 (19.78%) Office Communications Server
20 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
20 17 (18.68%) HP
21 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
22 14 (15.38%) ITIL

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 38 (41.76%) Skype for Business
2 35 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 35 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 31 (34.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (21.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (19.78%) Office Communications Server
6 12 (13.19%) OpenStack
7 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (6.59%) CMS
10 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
11 3 (3.30%) IIS
11 3 (3.30%) Tuxedo
12 2 (2.20%) JBoss
12 2 (2.20%) WildFly
13 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Foundation
13 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (31.87%) MS Excel
2 26 (28.57%) MS Office
3 13 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (9.89%) MS Project
5 6 (6.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 54 (59.34%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.56%) Skype
2 14 (15.38%) Intranet
3 12 (13.19%) DNS
4 9 (9.89%) DHCP
5 3 (3.30%) NAS
5 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.10%) DB2
3 1 (1.10%) EDMS
3 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.20%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.20%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Advertising
3 5 (5.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Administrator
2 18 (19.78%) Developer
3 15 (16.48%) SharePoint Administrator
4 14 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Messaging Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Messaging Support
5 12 (13.19%) Office 365 Specialist
6 10 (10.99%) Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Messaging Consultant
8 7 (7.69%) Support Consultant
9 6 (6.59%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) CRM Manager
10 4 (4.40%) CRM Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Sitecore Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.30%) Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) .NET
1 7 (7.69%) CSS
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
2 6 (6.59%) XML
3 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.49%) jQuery
4 4 (4.40%) Ajax
4 4 (4.40%) LINQ
4 4 (4.40%) Middleware
4 4 (4.40%) WPF
5 3 (3.30%) Web Services
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.10%) CSS3
6 1 (1.10%) HTML5
6 1 (1.10%) REST
6 1 (1.10%) RESTful
6 1 (1.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.79%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) PMI
4 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (36.26%) Windows Server
4 32 (35.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 9 (9.89%) Android
7 9 (9.89%) Apple iOS
7 9 (9.89%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.30%) AIX
8 3 (3.30%) MVS
9 2 (2.20%) HPUX
9 2 (2.20%) Linux
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.20%) zOS
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Migration
2 20 (21.98%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.38%) ITIL
4 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 13 (14.29%) Project Management
5 11 (12.09%) Workflow
6 9 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.79%) Content Management
7 8 (8.79%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.49%) Change Management
8 5 (5.49%) Information Management
9 4 (4.40%) CRM
9 4 (4.40%) MVC
9 4 (4.40%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.40%) Time Management
9 4 (4.40%) Transition Management
10 3 (3.30%) Change Control
10 3 (3.30%) DevOps
10 3 (3.30%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.89%) C#
2 9 (9.89%) SQL
3 7 (7.69%) C
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.20%) Java
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) Security Cleared
2 32 (35.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (34.07%) MCSE
4 30 (32.97%) SC Cleared
5 19 (20.88%) Degree
6 8 (8.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.30%) MCSA
9 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.10%) MCITP
10 1 (1.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.10%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (3.30%) WSUS
2 2 (2.20%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.10%) Netcool
3 1 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.68%) HP
3 8 (8.79%) Trend Micro
4 5 (5.49%) IronPort
4 5 (5.49%) VMware
5 4 (4.40%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.40%) Veritas
6 3 (3.30%) Dell
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle
6 3 (3.30%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.20%) CA
7 2 (2.20%) Serena
8 1 (1.10%) Borland
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.10%) Polycom
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