The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 6 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 11.54% 3.45% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 42.86% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Application Platforms Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 26.92% 34.48% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

SharePoint
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft