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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 31 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.55% 2.41% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.83% 14.29% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
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£325 £269 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.70% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.54%
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 28 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.47% 16.87% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 15 44
Average daily rate £328 £286 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.73% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 30 £331 +23.02% 12
Gateshead - - - -
SharePoint
North East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
5 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
6 14 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
7 12 (24.49%) Finance
7 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (24.49%) HTML
7 12 (24.49%) HP
8 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
8 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.41%) C#
9 10 (20.41%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) CSS
10 9 (18.37%) REST
10 9 (18.37%) Office 365
11 8 (16.33%) CSS3
11 8 (16.33%) HTML5
11 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
12 7 (14.29%) MS Office
12 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (12.24%) ITIL
13 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) InfoPath
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Extranet
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.08%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Coordinator
5 5 (10.20%) Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Server Support
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Support Technician
9 1 (2.04%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Services Delivery Consultant
9 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.49%) HTML
4 9 (18.37%) CSS
4 9 (18.37%) REST
5 8 (16.33%) CSS3
5 8 (16.33%) HTML5
6 3 (6.12%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
8 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
3 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Change Control
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.08%) WFM
8 2 (4.08%) Quality Management
9 1 (2.04%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
1 10 (20.41%) C#
2 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) MUMPS
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) HL7
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) HP
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Lotus
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) InterSystems
5 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
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