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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 63 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.06% 1.98% 2.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.63% 17.50% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 3 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £286 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -18.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £259 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £397 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
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
172 40 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.75% 11.33% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 21 46
Average daily rate £325 £286 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £20.85 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 September 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
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 September 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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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 -7 29 £350 +29.99% 11
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (44.71%) .NET
2 37 (43.53%) SQL
3 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
4 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 25 (29.41%) C#
6 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
7 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
8 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (20.00%) Finance
9 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 17 (20.00%) REST
10 16 (18.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (17.65%) XML
12 14 (16.47%) InfoPath
13 13 (15.29%) QA
13 13 (15.29%) Problem Management
13 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
13 13 (15.29%) HTML
13 13 (15.29%) B2B
13 13 (15.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
14 12 (14.12%) Windows
15 11 (12.94%) jQuery
15 11 (12.94%) Incident Management
15 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (12.94%) CSS
15 11 (12.94%) Extranet

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (18.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (15.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (8.24%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.71%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.47%) InfoPath
3 10 (11.76%) MS Office
4 9 (10.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.35%) MS Project
5 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Extranet
2 8 (9.41%) HTTP
3 4 (4.71%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) SAN
4 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.35%) OLAP
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Publishing
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.35%) Military
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Developer
2 28 (32.94%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Technical Writer
4 8 (9.41%) Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Author
4 8 (9.41%) Technical Author
5 6 (7.06%) Programmer
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) Consultant
8 2 (2.35%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) Operations Manager
9 1 (1.18%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) .NET
2 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 17 (20.00%) REST
4 15 (17.65%) XML
5 13 (15.29%) HTML
6 11 (12.94%) jQuery
6 11 (12.94%) CSS
7 10 (11.76%) Web Services
8 9 (10.59%) HTML5
8 9 (10.59%) CSS3
9 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.18%) WCF
11 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) NHS
3 2 (2.35%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.29%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.29%) B2B
3 11 (12.94%) Incident Management
4 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Project Management
6 6 (7.06%) CRM
7 5 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.88%) ITIL
8 4 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Migration
9 3 (3.53%) Service Management
9 3 (3.53%) Content Management
9 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.53%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.53%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 25 (29.41%) C#
3 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) MUMPS
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.35%) HL7
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) HP
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) VMware
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco
5 3 (3.53%) Lotus
6 2 (2.35%) Apple
6 2 (2.35%) NetApp
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.35%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.18%) Mitel
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