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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 57 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 56 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.42% 2.88% 3.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.54% 16.15% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 9
Median daily rate £320 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £265 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £582 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -41.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.00 £16.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £10.00 £18.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
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
302 130 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.84% 17.81% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 89 73
Median daily rate £310 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 6 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £19.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 55 £320 -28.08% 1
SharePoint
North East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 48 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
3 41 (41.41%) SC Cleared
4 38 (38.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (36.36%) Windows
6 34 (34.34%) Windows Server
7 33 (33.33%) ITIL
7 33 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 33 (33.33%) DNS
8 31 (31.31%) Project Management
9 30 (30.30%) MCSE
10 29 (29.29%) HP
10 29 (29.29%) Skype for Business
11 28 (28.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (28.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (26.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (26.26%) MS Office
13 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (25.25%) PowerShell
14 24 (24.24%) SQL
14 24 (24.24%) DHCP
15 22 (22.22%) Office 365
15 22 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
16 21 (21.21%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (21.21%) Skype
17 20 (20.20%) Incident Management
17 20 (20.20%) Migration
18 19 (19.19%) Office Communications Server
19 18 (18.18%) Capacity Planning

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 29 (29.29%) Skype for Business
3 28 (28.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (28.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (21.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (19.19%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (10.10%) OpenStack
8 9 (9.09%) IIS
9 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (5.05%) CMS
11 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Office
2 10 (10.10%) MS Project
3 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
5 4 (4.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.33%) DNS
2 24 (24.24%) DHCP
3 21 (21.21%) Skype
4 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.09%) SSL
6 8 (8.08%) Extranet
7 7 (7.07%) Internet
8 2 (2.02%) Intranet
8 2 (2.02%) VoIP
9 1 (1.01%) Firewall
9 1 (1.01%) LAN
9 1 (1.01%) NAS
9 1 (1.01%) SAN
9 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (5.05%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Advertising
2 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Messaging Support
2 12 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) SharePoint Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) PMO Specialist
6 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.06%) DBA
7 6 (6.06%) Messaging Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.05%) Collaboration Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Support
9 4 (4.04%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.03%) Administrator
10 3 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.16%) .NET
2 10 (10.10%) XML
3 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.05%) CSS
3 5 (5.05%) HTML
3 5 (5.05%) HTML5
3 5 (5.05%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) CAML
5 1 (1.01%) Ajax
5 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.01%) CSS3
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.09%) Replication
5 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.07%) PMI
6 6 (6.06%) Clustering
7 5 (5.05%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.02%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.01%) CMDB
10 1 (1.01%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.36%) Windows
2 34 (34.34%) Windows Server
3 26 (26.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (12.12%) Android
5 12 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.05%) Unix
7 4 (4.04%) Linux
8 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) Solaris
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) ITIL
2 31 (31.31%) Project Management
3 20 (20.20%) Incident Management
3 20 (20.20%) Migration
4 18 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (16.16%) Change Management
6 14 (14.14%) Content Management
6 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 10 (10.10%) Change Control
8 10 (10.10%) Coaching
9 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.07%) Load Balancing
10 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.07%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.07%) Release Management
10 7 (7.07%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) PowerShell
2 24 (24.24%) SQL
3 16 (16.16%) C#
4 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.04%) C
6 4 (4.04%) FQL
6 4 (4.04%) Java
6 4 (4.04%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 41 (41.41%) SC Cleared
3 38 (38.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (30.30%) MCSE
5 17 (17.17%) Degree
6 16 (16.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (10.10%) MCSD
8 8 (8.08%) PMI Certification
9 7 (7.07%) PMP
10 6 (6.06%) MCDBA
11 1 (1.01%) CAPM
11 1 (1.01%) CISSP
11 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.01%) ISEB
11 1 (1.01%) SSCP
11 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.05%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.05%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.13%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.07%) Brightmail
5 3 (3.03%) vSphere
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
6 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Perfmon
2 5 (5.05%) WMI
3 4 (4.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.01%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.29%) HP
3 12 (12.12%) Trend Micro
4 9 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 8 (8.08%) VMware
6 7 (7.07%) IronPort
7 6 (6.06%) Meridio
8 5 (5.05%) Borland
8 5 (5.05%) Nintex
8 5 (5.05%) Serena
9 3 (3.03%) Altiris
9 3 (3.03%) Citrix
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle
10 2 (2.02%) Compaq
10 2 (2.02%) Dell
10 2 (2.02%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.02%) SAP
10 2 (2.02%) Siemens
10 2 (2.02%) Symantec
10 2 (2.02%) ThinPrint