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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.74% 15.48% 6.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.26% 63.41% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £188 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -42.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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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
46 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.79% 24.40% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 8
Average daily rate £380 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £175 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £300 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.17 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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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 24 December 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 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Intranet
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) MS Access
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) MS Project
5 3 (13.04%) MS Office
5 3 (13.04%) XSLT
5 3 (13.04%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
6 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) Apple
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.70%) InfoPath
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MS Access
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Environment Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Officer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Support Assistant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Writer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) XSLT
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) XHTML
4 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
1 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Delphi
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Axway
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe