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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 124 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 19 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.87% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.65% 4.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -
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
521 513 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.97% 18.55% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 231 325
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 41
Average hourly rate £16.84 £19.02 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £36.07 £33.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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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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
Manchester -11 11 £375 -7.40% 4
Cheshire +3 4 £375 -25.00%
Merseyside -2 2 £350 -17.64%
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 45 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 18 (40.00%) .NET
4 17 (37.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
5 16 (35.56%) CSS
6 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
8 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
9 12 (26.67%) jQuery
10 7 (15.56%) Web Development
10 7 (15.56%) Office 365
11 6 (13.33%) Release Management
11 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.33%) Windows
12 5 (11.11%) Migration
12 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
12 5 (11.11%) SQL
12 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (11.11%) Time Management
13 4 (8.89%) WCF
13 4 (8.89%) Document Management
13 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (8.89%) InfoPath
13 4 (8.89%) C
13 4 (8.89%) Workflow
13 4 (8.89%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 45 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (37.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Intranet
2 2 (4.44%) Extranet
2 2 (4.44%) DHCP
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (2.22%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
1 25 (55.56%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) Information Governance Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (4.44%) Applications Tester
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.44%) Governance Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) Tester
4 2 (4.44%) Administrator
4 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Server Support
5 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) HTML
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) WCF
7 3 (6.67%) REST
8 1 (2.22%) XHTML
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) XSL
8 1 (2.22%) XSLT
8 1 (2.22%) Ajax
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Web Development
2 6 (13.33%) Release Management
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Time Management
4 4 (8.89%) Document Management
4 4 (8.89%) Workflow
5 2 (4.44%) Information Governance
5 2 (4.44%) Content Management
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.44%) MVC
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Scrum
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) CCDA
3 1 (2.22%) CCDP
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.22%) XenServer
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.22%) UAG
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) AppSense
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Compaq
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) ESRI
4 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.22%) ScanSafe
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