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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 52 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 32 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.46% 3.21% 4.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.70% 16.54% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 15
Median daily rate £333 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £102 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.77 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+80.07% -11.70%

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
141 133 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.64% 19.42% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 87 58
Median daily rate £338 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +3 29 £338 +12.50% 2
Wallsend - 1 - -
SharePoint
North East

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 51 (61.45%) Office 365
2 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
3 43 (51.81%) Windows
4 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
5 35 (42.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (39.76%) Skype for Business
7 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
7 32 (38.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (37.35%) Skype
8 31 (37.35%) Windows Server
9 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
9 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (34.94%) MCSE
10 27 (32.53%) MS Excel
10 27 (32.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (30.12%) SC Cleared
12 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (28.92%) Migration
13 19 (22.89%) MS Office
13 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
13 19 (22.89%) Load Balancing
14 16 (19.28%) Intranet
14 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
14 16 (19.28%) Degree
15 15 (18.07%) HP
15 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
16 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
17 13 (15.66%) SharePoint 2013

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 (39.76%) Skype for Business
2 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
3 27 (32.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (15.66%) Office Communications Server
4 13 (15.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (13.25%) OpenStack
6 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (7.23%) CMS
8 4 (4.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
9 3 (3.61%) IIS
9 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (3.61%) Tuxedo
10 2 (2.41%) JBoss
10 2 (2.41%) WildFly
11 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (32.53%) MS Excel
2 19 (22.89%) MS Office
3 9 (10.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (8.43%) MS Project
5 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 51 (61.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.35%) Skype
2 16 (19.28%) Intranet
3 11 (13.25%) DNS
4 8 (9.64%) DHCP
5 3 (3.61%) NAS
5 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.20%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) EDMS
3 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.41%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Advertising
3 5 (6.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Administrator
1 18 (21.69%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) SharePoint Administrator
3 13 (15.66%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Office 365 Specialist
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) Messaging Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Messaging Support
6 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Messaging Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Lync Specialist
10 3 (3.61%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) .NET
1 7 (8.43%) CSS
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
1 7 (8.43%) XML
2 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.23%) jQuery
3 5 (6.02%) Ajax
3 5 (6.02%) LINQ
3 5 (6.02%) WPF
4 4 (4.82%) Middleware
5 3 (3.61%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.20%) COM
6 1 (1.20%) CSS3
6 1 (1.20%) HTML5
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.43%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.41%) PMI
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Windows
2 35 (42.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (38.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (37.35%) Windows Server
5 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
8 8 (9.64%) Android
8 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.61%) AIX
9 3 (3.61%) MVS
10 2 (2.41%) HPUX
10 2 (2.41%) Linux
10 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.41%) zOS
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Migration
2 19 (22.89%) Load Balancing
3 11 (13.25%) Workflow
4 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.64%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.02%) Information Management
7 5 (6.02%) MVC
8 4 (4.82%) DevOps
8 4 (4.82%) Time Management
9 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.61%) Change Control
9 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.61%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.84%) C#
2 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) C
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.41%) Java
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.94%) MCSE
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (30.12%) SC Cleared
4 16 (19.28%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.61%) MCSA
7 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
8 1 (1.20%) MCTS
8 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.61%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (3.61%) WSUS
2 2 (2.41%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) Netcool
3 1 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.07%) HP
3 7 (8.43%) Trend Micro
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.82%) IronPort
5 4 (4.82%) Veritas
5 4 (4.82%) VMware
6 3 (3.61%) Dell
6 3 (3.61%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.41%) CA
7 2 (2.41%) Serena
8 1 (1.20%) Borland
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) Intel Security