Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 22 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 6 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.33% 3.04% 4.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.90% 11.83% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 31
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £373 £288 £255
90th Percentile £500 £433 £487
North West median daily rate £400 £338 £353
% change year-on-year +18.52% -4.26% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Lancashire median hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £27.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.46% -24.74% -6.60%
10th Percentile £22.85 £20.50 £25.54
90th Percentile £33.95 £20.50 £39.06
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.94% -36.00% +38.89%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 87 169 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 19.25% 25.68% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 122 126
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £394 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -9.17% +33.38%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £223
90th Percentile £615 £552 £548
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £414
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.34% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% -44.27% -8.65%
10th Percentile £22.85 £9.19 £15.50
90th Percentile £33.95 £16.90 £36.11
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.93 £17.17
% change year-on-year +33.96% -13.05% +2.51%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Lancashire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +8 1 £350 -2.78% 1
Preston -11 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £500 -
SharePoint
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Tableau
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Complex ETL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Management
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Complex ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) PLM
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Tableau
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft