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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.66% 1.22% 5.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.20% 9.52% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £406
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 - £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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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
49 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 26.06% 12.80% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 5
Average daily rate £538 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Local Government
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Extranet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) DHTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos