The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 57 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 14 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.97% 4.49% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.67% 17.20% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £188 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.05 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -6.41%
SharePoint
North East

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

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 93 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.93% 26.12% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 71 8
Average daily rate £400 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £219 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 14 £300 +20.00% 4
Sunderland - 3 £300 -
SharePoint
North East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) ISEB
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Validation
4 7 (26.92%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (19.23%) SMTP
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
6 5 (19.23%) PKI
6 5 (19.23%) WSUS
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) APMP
7 4 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE
8 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 3 (11.54%) SQL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Documentum
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SMTP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Integration Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) CRM Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Ajax
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) Django
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) CSS3
1 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 7 (26.92%) Validation
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) APMP
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) WSUS
2 4 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) OpenText
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) IBM