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 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.

Microsoft SharePoint 2013
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 65 71 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 20.38% 21.01% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 29
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.91% +8.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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