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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 23 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.18% 7.59% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 43.40% 46.81% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £503 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -36.66%
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
53 47 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.25% 16.21% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 24
Average daily rate £338 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £560 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £11.50
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 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 21 August 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 21 August 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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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 +3 20 £375 +87.50% 2
Towcester - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Daventry - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
4 11 (27.50%) Intranet
4 11 (27.50%) InfoPath
5 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) XSL
6 9 (22.50%) XSLT
7 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (17.50%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.50%) SQL
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) MS Project
10 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 5 (12.50%) XHTML
10 5 (12.50%) CISSP
10 5 (12.50%) Six Sigma
10 5 (12.50%) CISA
10 5 (12.50%) CISM
10 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 5 (12.50%) Workflow
10 5 (12.50%) Banking
10 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
1 11 (27.50%) InfoPath
2 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (12.50%) MS Project
4 4 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (5.00%) MS Office
6 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Project Officer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) XSL
2 9 (22.50%) XSLT
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) XHTML
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) WF
5 2 (5.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (12.50%) Workflow
2 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CISA
1 5 (12.50%) CISM
1 5 (12.50%) CISSP
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
1 5 (12.50%) CRISC
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) QiCA
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) MBA
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) RACF
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau