The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 137 131 110
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 12 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.69% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 5.02% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 12
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £279 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £24.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+46.53% -18.67%
SharePoint 2013
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
579 518 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.78% 13.72% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 307 221
Median daily rate £385 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.00 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester -14 10 £350 -11.11%
Merseyside -3 1 £290 -
Lancashire - 1 £330 -
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 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 West region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 52 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 38 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 33 (63.46%) Windows
4 31 (59.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
6 28 (53.85%) Windows Server
7 27 (51.92%) Migration
8 26 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 25 (48.08%) SC Cleared
10 23 (44.23%) Skype for Business
10 23 (44.23%) Skype
11 22 (42.31%) SCCM
11 22 (42.31%) VMware
11 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
12 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
12 21 (40.38%) MS Office
12 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
12 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
12 21 (40.38%) Windows 10
13 20 (38.46%) SCOM
13 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (34.62%) Data Migration
15 13 (25.00%) vSphere
16 11 (21.15%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
17 10 (19.23%) Office 365
18 9 (17.31%) Linux
18 9 (17.31%) SQL
19 8 (15.38%) Finance
20 7 (13.46%) Banking

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 52 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (44.23%) Skype for Business
3 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
4 11 (21.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Skype
2 5 (9.62%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) Intranet
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) Extranet
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Designer
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Designer
5 6 (11.54%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) SharePoint Support
6 5 (9.62%) PMO Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) SharePoint Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) CAML
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Fat Client
1 7 (13.46%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 21 (40.38%) Windows 10
5 9 (17.31%) Linux
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Migration
2 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
2 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
3 18 (34.62%) Data Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Application Packaging
5 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.62%) System Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 4 (7.69%) Records Management
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.77%) SDLC
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) VBA
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 25 (48.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) ISEB
3 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (42.31%) SCCM
2 20 (38.46%) SCOM
3 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.77%) vRealize
4 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) NetApp
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Axway
5 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (1.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.92%) Sage