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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 27 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.23% 4.47% 11.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.44% 31.37% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £325 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £460 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.41 £20.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+23.95% +1.23%
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
86 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.49% 14.25% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 25 16
Average daily rate £400 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £198 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £487 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £11.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +24.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 -8 7 £400 +6.66% 3
Kettering - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 15 (42.86%) Finance
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 7 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 5 (14.29%) Delphi
7 5 (14.29%) UNIX
7 5 (14.29%) Clustering
7 5 (14.29%) Banking
7 5 (14.29%) Axway
7 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (14.29%) PKI
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.43%) Office 365
8 4 (11.43%) Advertising
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
9 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
9 3 (8.57%) Intranet
9 3 (8.57%) VMware
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (5.71%) TeamCity

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (31.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.86%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Environment Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Test Environment Manager
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Writer
6 1 (2.86%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) XSLT
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.71%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 1 (2.86%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) Delphi
3 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Axway
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy