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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 45 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.82% 6.05% 8.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.53% 27.54% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 28
Average daily rate £323 £300 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +16.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.43 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -2.56%
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
209 138 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.38% 21.97% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 89 66
Average daily rate £410 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £255 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £22.85 £28.50 £170.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.82% -83.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 28 £298 -0.96% 6
Durham +5 10 £350 +16.66% 4
Northumberland - 1 £315 - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
4 20 (26.32%) ITIL
5 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
5 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 17 (22.37%) Time Management
7 15 (19.74%) Office 365
7 15 (19.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (19.74%) Migration
7 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.42%) Unix
9 13 (17.11%) Finance
9 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
10 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 12 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 12 (15.79%) Project Management
11 11 (14.47%) CSS
11 11 (14.47%) HTML
11 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
12 10 (13.16%) C#
12 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
13 9 (11.84%) SQL
13 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
13 9 (11.84%) Linux
13 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
13 9 (11.84%) CMS
13 9 (11.84%) Serena
13 9 (11.84%) Service Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (19.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (11.84%) CMS
2 9 (11.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) Node.js
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.21%) MS Visio
4 6 (7.89%) MS Office
5 5 (6.58%) MS Project
6 3 (3.95%) InfoPath
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) OneDrive
2 3 (3.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Kerberos
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) DHCP
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) Intranet
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) Skype
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) EDRMS
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.26%) StarTeam
1 4 (5.26%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Designer
4 8 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) Configuration Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) SharePoint Designer
7 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) CSS
1 11 (14.47%) HTML
2 9 (11.84%) jQuery
3 7 (9.21%) .NET
4 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.26%) CAML
5 4 (5.26%) HTML5
6 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.21%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.95%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Unix
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) ITIL
2 17 (22.37%) Time Management
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Migration
4 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 12 (15.79%) Project Management
5 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (11.84%) Change Control
6 9 (11.84%) Data Engineering
6 9 (11.84%) ITIL V2
6 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.84%) Service Management
7 8 (10.53%) ITIL V3
8 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.26%) Data Management
10 4 (5.26%) PRINCE
10 4 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.16%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.21%) Java
6 6 (7.89%) C
7 4 (5.26%) FQL
7 4 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (5.26%) WMI
3 2 (2.63%) Netcool
3 2 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) Serena
3 7 (9.21%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) Borland
4 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.95%) OpenText
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (2.63%) NetApp
6 2 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
Northumberland
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d contract
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago