The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 48 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 11 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 3.09% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.32% 17.54% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £290 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +23.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +9.47% -7.58%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 118 114 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.26% 17.59% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 72 43
Median daily rate £383 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.53% +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) Office 365
3 26 (52.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (36.00%) MS Office
5 17 (34.00%) Windows
6 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
7 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (30.00%) Intranet
8 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
10 12 (24.00%) Skype for Business
11 11 (22.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (22.00%) Workflow
12 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
13 9 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (18.00%) Skype
14 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (16.00%) Finance
14 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
15 7 (14.00%) Project Management
15 7 (14.00%) ITIL
15 7 (14.00%) DHCP
15 7 (14.00%) DNS
15 7 (14.00%) MCSE
15 7 (14.00%) MS Project

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (52.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (24.00%) Skype for Business
3 11 (22.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (14.00%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (6.00%) CMS
8 3 (6.00%) Tuxedo
8 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
9 2 (4.00%) JBoss
9 2 (4.00%) WildFly
10 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (14.00%) MS Project
5 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 27 (54.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Intranet
2 9 (18.00%) Skype
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.00%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Publishing
3 4 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Administrator
2 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 12 (24.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Messaging Support
4 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Support Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) CRM Manager
9 2 (4.00%) CRM Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.00%) CSS
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
1 3 (6.00%) jQuery
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
1 3 (6.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) Ajax
2 2 (4.00%) LINQ
2 2 (4.00%) WPF
3 1 (2.00%) COM
3 1 (2.00%) CSS3
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.00%) Android
4 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.00%) MVS
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (4.00%) HPUX
6 2 (4.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Workflow
2 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (14.00%) Project Management
3 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (10.00%) Information Management
5 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Change Control
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Content Management
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) C#
2 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) MCSE
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.00%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.00%) Netcool
2 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Trend Micro
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.00%) CA
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Serena
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Borland
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp