The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 28 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 41 36
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.29% 0.30% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 1.19% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
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 £45.00 £24.40
% change year-on-year +5.55% +84.44%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 81 84 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.89% 25.30% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 34
Median daily rate £325 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £283 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing SharePoint 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in Merseyside

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in Merseyside

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Liverpool -1 1 - -
SharePoint 2013
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware