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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.74% 10.11% 6.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 54.29% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 13
Average daily rate
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£356 £195 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.69% -42.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £215 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% -34.16%
SharePoint
Northamptonshire

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
40 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 18.96% 18.62% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 27
Average daily rate £400 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
3 8 (28.57%) Intranet
4 6 (21.43%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) CISA
5 5 (17.86%) CISM
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) MS Project
5 5 (17.86%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) XSL
5 5 (17.86%) XSLT
5 5 (17.86%) CISSP
5 5 (17.86%) Six Sigma
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) CRISC
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) MS Access

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (10.71%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
1 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
2 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
3 5 (17.86%) MS Project
4 3 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
1 9 (32.14%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Risk Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Information Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Information Risk Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (10.71%) Project Officer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Trainer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) XML
1 5 (17.86%) XSL
1 5 (17.86%) XSLT
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) OLE
3 2 (7.14%) XHTML
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.86%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Six Sigma
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Information Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CISA
1 5 (17.86%) CISM
1 5 (17.86%) CISSP
1 5 (17.86%) CRISC
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau