Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 22 23
Rank change year-on-year -45 +1 +10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.56% 6.37% 3.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 36.96% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Belfast median daily rate £375 £266 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -23.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £258 £245 £132
90th Percentile £488 £353 £455
County Antrim median daily rate £375 £266 £350
% change year-on-year +40.85% -23.93% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 95 46 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 16.18% 17.23% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 22 9
Belfast median daily rate £413 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% -6.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £247
90th Percentile £438 £420 £515
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £353 £375
% change year-on-year +17.02% -6.00% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Belfast median hourly rate £11.50 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.15% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £11.50 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year -5.15% - -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Belfast

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Belfast

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Belfast

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Records Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) EDRMS
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) PMO
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) Advertising
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) EDRMS
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Implementation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Records Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) CyberTech
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) NICE Systems
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow