The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 107 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 28 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate £285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.54 - -
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
476 456 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.04% 18.91% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 202 316
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 44
Average hourly rate £25.77 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the North West region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the North West region.

SharePoint 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 9 £373 - 2
Manchester -4 8 £283 - 4
Lancashire - 5 £263 -
Merseyside +1 2 - -
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 42 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (38.10%) .NET
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) C#
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) HTML
6 13 (30.95%) jQuery
7 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.81%) Intranet
9 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 7 (16.67%) Change Management
12 6 (14.29%) DNS
12 6 (14.29%) Web Services
12 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (11.90%) JSON
13 5 (11.90%) VMware
13 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (11.90%) XenApp
13 5 (11.90%) XenServer
13 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
13 5 (11.90%) vSphere

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Lync
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Intranet
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) Extranet
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Local Government
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) JSON
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.14%) HTML5
8 2 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) WCF
9 1 (2.38%) XML
9 1 (2.38%) ODBC
9 1 (2.38%) Ajax
9 1 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
9 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) NHS
1 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (11.90%) MVC
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Workflow
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Web Development
4 3 (7.14%) Document Management
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Use Case
5 2 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.38%) ETL
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) XenServer
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
2 5 (11.90%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) Compaq
2 5 (11.90%) Dell
2 5 (11.90%) Citrix
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Stellent
4 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.38%) Capita
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