The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Warrington region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.47% 6.59% 3.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 35.29% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -24.27%
Application Platforms Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 16.42% 18.68% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 21
Average daily rate £375 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £305 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (37.50%) MS Project
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) MS Project Server
6 3 (18.75%) Lync
6 3 (18.75%) Intranet
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (6.25%) MSTest
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) WCF
8 1 (6.25%) Use Case

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (25.00%) MS Project Server
4 3 (18.75%) Lync
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Project
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) MSTest
1 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Stellent
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle