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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 136 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 16 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.81% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 6.05% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 1
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£425 £294 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% +11.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.40 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.52% -
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
559 413 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.38% 13.32% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 214 177
Average daily rate £375 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 36
Average hourly rate £17.25 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.49 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
Manchester -14 8 £425 +30.76% 8
Merseyside - 4 - - 1
Cheshire -11 2 - - 1
Lancashire +6 1 - -
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) Intranet
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) Office 365
7 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) MS Office
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 3 (11.11%) Document Management
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (7.41%) CRM
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (7.41%) XenApp
9 2 (7.41%) XenServer
9 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
9 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) LINQ
6 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Document Management
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Content Management
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) People Management
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) XenServer
2 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Stellent
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Compaq
2 2 (7.41%) Dell
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) Nintex
3 1 (3.70%) Google
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