The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 38 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 -  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.44% 4.50% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 27.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £380 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.83%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 27 18 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 12.98% 16.22% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 9
Median daily rate £275 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in County Antrim

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in County Antrim

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in County Antrim over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in County Antrim

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in County Antrim

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Belfast -18 3 £380 -5.00% 1
SharePoint
Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) Sage
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) CSS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Sage