Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 August 2018 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
England > North East
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 43 65
Rank change year-on-year -41 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 25 61 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.98% 4.94% 4.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.06% 20.54% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 70
North East median daily rate £395 £300 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.67% -5.21% +5.50%
10th Percentile £176 £201 £200
90th Percentile £550 £448 £504
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
North East median hourly rate £21.50 £17.38 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.74% -37.95% +173.17%
10th Percentile £20.75 £9.50 £13.80
90th Percentile £22.25 £30.08 £28.20
England median hourly rate £22.83 £23.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.74% -4.17% +6.67%

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 226 297 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.88% 24.05% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 198 367
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% -23.35%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £550 £552 £475
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 41
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.09% -1.79% +115.38%
10th Percentile £12.90 £9.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £20.70 £40.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.76% +2.18% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in the North East

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in the North East

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the North East over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in the North East

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in the North East

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -21 22 £431 +26.37% 8
Durham -14 3 £226 -24.67% 3
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 9 (36.00%) Migration
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
2 8 (32.00%) Node.js
2 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) REST
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source Development
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) SCCM
5 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 5 (20.00%) Skype
5 5 (20.00%) OneDrive
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Windows
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.00%) SQL

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) SMS
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JMeter
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source Architect
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Junior SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365 Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (32.00%) Node.js
2 7 (28.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Digital Signage
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) e-Health
1 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.00%) LIMS
1 1 (4.00%) NHS
1 1 (4.00%) PACS
1 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source Development
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-business
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Health Informatics
6 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Cerner
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Meridio
3 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Veeam
3 1 (4.00%) Wyse