The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SharePoint 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 24 June 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 2013
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 89 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 1 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 4.91% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Median daily rate - £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £24.40
% change year-on-year - +94.69%  

SharePoint 2013 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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 265 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.34% 14.70% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 156 174
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +97.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £36.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in Manchester

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft