The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 64 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 110 105 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.93% 2.84% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.33% 19.66% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 60 67
Median daily rate £350 £331 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £14.85 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £34.30 £43.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +7.50%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
600 534 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.00% 14.46% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 308 214
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 29
Median hourly rate £14.34 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SharePoint
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 across the North West region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SharePoint
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 across the North West region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

SharePoint
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -4 48 £350 +5.66% 12
Cheshire -9 28 £420 +29.23% 7
Merseyside +8 19 £335 +7.20% 3
Lancashire -7 11 £310 -8.14% 1
Cumbria +5 3 - - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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.

1 100 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 70 (29.41%) Windows
3 57 (23.95%) .NET
3 57 (23.95%) Active Directory
4 52 (21.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 51 (21.43%) Finance
6 49 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 46 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (18.91%) Migration
9 44 (18.49%) SQL
10 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
11 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 42 (17.65%) MS Office
11 42 (17.65%) Skype for Business
12 40 (16.81%) VMware
12 40 (16.81%) Windows Server
13 38 (15.97%) MS Exchange
14 37 (15.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 37 (15.55%) Security Cleared
15 34 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 32 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (13.45%) SCCM
16 32 (13.45%) Windows 10
17 29 (12.18%) SC Cleared
17 29 (12.18%) C#
18 28 (11.76%) CRM
19 27 (11.34%) ITIL
19 27 (11.34%) Office 365
20 26 (10.92%) Data Migration
20 26 (10.92%) Skype

SharePoint
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 (21.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 42 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 38 (15.97%) MS Exchange
4 37 (15.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (7.56%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (5.88%) IIS
7 11 (4.62%) Apache
7 11 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (2.94%) CMS
9 7 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.94%) JBoss
9 7 (2.94%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.26%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.84%) eRoom
12 2 (0.84%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 42 (17.65%) MS Office
3 19 (7.98%) MS Project
4 17 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
7 4 (1.68%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (10.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.42%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.34%) Office 365
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.94%) SaaS
4 5 (2.10%) IaaS
4 5 (2.10%) PaaS
5 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.84%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.92%) Skype
2 17 (7.14%) DNS
3 13 (5.46%) Internet
4 12 (5.04%) SAN
5 9 (3.78%) Intranet
6 7 (2.94%) DHCP
6 7 (2.94%) SSL
7 6 (2.52%) VoIP
8 5 (2.10%) WAN
9 4 (1.68%) NAS
10 3 (1.26%) Network Security
10 3 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.26%) VPN
11 2 (0.84%) LAN
11 2 (0.84%) SMTP
11 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.84%) VLAN
11 2 (0.84%) WebEx
12 1 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.20%) MySQL
3 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.68%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (3.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (1.68%) Subversion
2 4 (1.68%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) JIRA
3 2 (0.84%) JUnit
3 2 (0.84%) NUnit
3 2 (0.84%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.84%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.42%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (21.43%) Finance
2 18 (7.56%) Banking
3 7 (2.94%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) Law
5 5 (2.10%) Local Government
5 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.68%) Military
6 4 (1.68%) Retail
7 3 (1.26%) Advertising
7 3 (1.26%) Electronics
7 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) International Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (19.33%) Developer
2 42 (17.65%) Analyst
3 25 (10.50%) Architect
4 19 (7.98%) Consultant
5 17 (7.14%) Designer
6 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 14 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.46%) CRM Developer
8 12 (5.04%) PMO Analyst
9 11 (4.62%) SharePoint Consultant
10 10 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 10 (4.20%) Senior Architect
10 10 (4.20%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.36%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.36%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.94%) Administrator
12 7 (2.94%) Messaging Engineer
12 7 (2.94%) SharePoint Designer
12 7 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (2.94%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.95%) .NET
2 25 (10.50%) jQuery
3 21 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 18 (7.56%) HTML
5 16 (6.72%) CSS
6 13 (5.46%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.62%) Web Services
8 8 (3.36%) CAML
9 7 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.94%) LAMP
10 6 (2.52%) JSP
11 5 (2.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (2.10%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.68%) WAMP
12 4 (1.68%) XML
13 2 (0.84%) Ajax
13 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (0.84%) CSS3
13 2 (0.84%) HTML5
13 2 (0.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 11 (4.62%) Fat Client
2 11 (4.62%) Thin Client
3 8 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.94%) PMI
5 6 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.10%) PKI
7 4 (1.68%) CMDB
7 4 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.68%) FMCG
7 4 (1.68%) NHS
7 4 (1.68%) Social Media
8 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.26%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.41%) Windows
2 46 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (16.81%) Windows Server
4 32 (13.45%) Windows 10
5 19 (7.98%) Linux
6 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.52%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.68%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.26%) Unix
12 2 (0.84%) AIX
12 2 (0.84%) Solaris
12 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.91%) Migration
2 28 (11.76%) CRM
3 27 (11.34%) ITIL
4 26 (10.92%) Data Migration
5 22 (9.24%) Project Management
6 21 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 21 (8.82%) Test Automation
7 20 (8.40%) ERP
8 19 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (7.98%) Web Development
9 17 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (6.30%) Virtual Team Management
11 12 (5.04%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.62%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.62%) Service Management
13 9 (3.78%) Data Protection
14 8 (3.36%) Data Management
15 7 (2.94%) Information Management
15 7 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 44 (18.49%) SQL
3 34 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.18%) C#
5 16 (6.72%) Java
6 15 (6.30%) VB
7 12 (5.04%) PHP
7 12 (5.04%) VBA
8 7 (2.94%) FQL
9 6 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.68%) C
10 4 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (15.55%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.36%) Degree
5 8 (3.36%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.94%) MCITP
6 7 (2.94%) MCTS
6 7 (2.94%) RHCE
7 6 (2.52%) ISEB
8 5 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.68%) MCSE
10 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.84%) CCNA
11 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.42%) CNE
12 1 (0.42%) Novell Certification
12 1 (0.42%) PMP
12 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.10%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) FATCA
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 57 (23.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.40%) vSphere
4 9 (3.78%) UAG
5 8 (3.36%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.10%) XenApp
7 4 (1.68%) Brightmail
7 4 (1.68%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.68%) XenServer
8 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (13.45%) SCCM
2 24 (10.08%) SCOM
3 11 (4.62%) Puppet
4 9 (3.78%) AirWatch
5 7 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.68%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.26%) TADDM
7 3 (1.26%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.26%) vRealize
8 2 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.42%) vMotion
Vendors
1 100 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.81%) VMware
3 20 (8.40%) Citrix
4 17 (7.14%) ServiceNow
5 13 (5.46%) SAP
6 11 (4.62%) IronPort
7 10 (4.20%) Dell
8 9 (3.78%) Cisco
9 7 (2.94%) Brocade
9 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.52%) HP
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle
10 6 (2.52%) Remedy
11 5 (2.10%) NetApp
11 5 (2.10%) Symantec
12 4 (1.68%) Compaq
12 4 (1.68%) EMC
12 4 (1.68%) IBM
12 4 (1.68%) ThinPrint
13 3 (1.26%) Concur
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