The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.07% 14.18% 5.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.97% 67.24% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £209 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
SharePoint
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.70% 21.09% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 14
Average daily rate £350 £188 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £15.59 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -19 13 £450 +140.00% 2
Wellingborough - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Kettering - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) Intranet
4 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) MS Project
6 4 (14.29%) MS Access
6 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) SQL
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) XSLT
7 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
7 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (7.14%) IIS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Project
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Officer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Project Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) XSLT
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
4 1 (3.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (3.57%) XSL
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) PKI
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Project Management
1 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Axway
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe