The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 31 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.05% 7.58% 10.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.11% 39.02% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £381 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +95.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.94% 19.43% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 14
Average daily rate £325 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £472 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SharePoint 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.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) OVSD
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Author
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension