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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.42% 5.19% 14.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 44.00% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 11
Average daily rate
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£277 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +1.20%
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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
26 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.02% 11.79% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 17
Average daily rate £400 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

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 27 May 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (12.50%) Puppet
5 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (12.50%) Docker
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Environment Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Axway
2 1 (6.25%) Lumension