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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.72% 6.00% 1.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.94% 21.62% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 3
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£275 £235 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -44.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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
81 148 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.52% 27.77% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 113 14
Average daily rate £300 £260 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £197 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 4 £275 +19.56% 11
SharePoint
North East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) SAN
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Solaris
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) UNIX
5 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (23.81%) Office 365
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) CSS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.52%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
5 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) StarTeam
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
4 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) LINQ
5 1 (4.76%) CAML
5 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.76%) SignalR
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Solaris
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) WMI
2 1 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Serena
4 1 (4.76%) OpenText
4 1 (4.76%) Borland
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
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