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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 11 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.06% 10.92% 5.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 41.46% 59.38% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Average daily rate
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£388 £195 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.71% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £175 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £215 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
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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
41 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 19.43% 18.39% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 22
Average daily rate £400 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Intranet
2 10 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (26.67%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) XSL
4 8 (26.67%) XSLT
4 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) CISA
7 5 (16.67%) CISM
7 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) CISSP
7 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
7 5 (16.67%) CRISC
7 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 4 (13.33%) XHTML
8 4 (13.33%) SQL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 10 (33.33%) InfoPath
2 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.33%) MS Project
4 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
1 13 (43.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Project Officer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Trainer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) PMO Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
1 8 (26.67%) XSL
1 8 (26.67%) XSLT
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 4 (13.33%) XHTML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) OLE
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Management
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Control
5 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISA
1 5 (16.67%) CISM
1 5 (16.67%) CISSP
1 5 (16.67%) CRISC
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) RACF
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau