The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 17 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 25 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.94% 4.60% 3.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.30% 32.43% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £238 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-6.49% -30.63%
Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.00% 14.18% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 24
Average daily rate £338 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £578 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint
East Midlands

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 1 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 1 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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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 +11 21 £375 +57.89%
Towcester - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Daventry - - - -
SharePoint
East Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (43.59%) C#
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
3 11 (28.21%) Intranet
4 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) InfoPath
4 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
5 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) XML
5 9 (23.08%) XSL
5 9 (23.08%) XSLT
6 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
7 7 (17.95%) Finance
7 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.82%) Workflow
9 5 (12.82%) CISA
9 5 (12.82%) CISM
9 5 (12.82%) Six Sigma
9 5 (12.82%) CISSP
9 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.82%) MS Project
9 5 (12.82%) XHTML
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) CRISC
9 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (12.82%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (12.82%) jQuery

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.69%) SAS
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
1 10 (25.64%) InfoPath
2 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
3 5 (12.82%) MS Project
4 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (5.13%) MS Office
6 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Information Risk Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Risk Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Information Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Project Officer
6 3 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Designer
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 9 (23.08%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) XSL
2 9 (23.08%) XSLT
3 5 (12.82%) XHTML
3 5 (12.82%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) WF
5 2 (5.13%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
2 5 (12.82%) Workflow
2 5 (12.82%) Six Sigma
2 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
3 4 (10.26%) Change Management
3 4 (10.26%) Project Management
3 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.56%) BPR
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CISA
1 5 (12.82%) CISM
1 5 (12.82%) CISSP
1 5 (12.82%) CRISC
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) QiCA
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) MBA
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) RACF
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy