The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.17% 1.37% 3.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 18.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£420 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.40 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Application Platforms Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 24.22% 7.53% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 3
Average daily rate £363 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £337 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.40 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) MS Project Server
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MS Project
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project Server
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) MSTest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco