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 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
England / North East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.03% 4.01% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.67% 20.96% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 9
Median daily rate £290 £335 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.43% +6.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.83%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 150 167 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.63% 19.15% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 104 49
Median daily rate £340 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £516 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 - £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Tyne and Wear -22 14 £290 -14.70%
Durham -8 2 £275 -15.38%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 42 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 38 (55.88%) Office 365
3 34 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (39.71%) MS Office
5 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 22 (32.35%) SC Cleared
6 22 (32.35%) Skype for Business
6 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 20 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (29.41%) Skype
8 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (26.47%) Intranet
8 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
8 18 (26.47%) Windows
9 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
11 15 (22.06%) Office Communications Server
12 14 (20.59%) ITIL
13 12 (17.65%) Workflow
13 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
15 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
15 10 (14.71%) Content Management
16 9 (13.24%) Finance
16 9 (13.24%) C#
16 9 (13.24%) .NET
16 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (13.24%) Windows Server

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 34 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 22 (32.35%) Skype for Business
3 20 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
5 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (22.06%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (8.82%) CMS
8 4 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (4.41%) Tuxedo
9 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
10 2 (2.94%) JBoss
10 2 (2.94%) WildFly
11 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (39.71%) MS Office
2 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
3 10 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (11.76%) MS Project
5 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (55.88%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) Skype
2 18 (26.47%) Intranet
3 8 (11.76%) DHCP
3 8 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
3 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Advertising
3 5 (7.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Administrator
3 14 (20.59%) Messaging Support
3 14 (20.59%) SharePoint Administrator
4 13 (19.12%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Messaging Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Project Manager
8 7 (10.29%) Consultant
9 6 (8.82%) Messaging Consultant
9 6 (8.82%) Support Consultant
10 5 (7.35%) Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Sitecore Developer
11 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
12 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
12 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
2 7 (10.29%) CSS
2 7 (10.29%) HTML
3 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.82%) jQuery
3 6 (8.82%) XML
4 5 (7.35%) Ajax
4 5 (7.35%) LINQ
4 5 (7.35%) WPF
5 3 (4.41%) Middleware
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.47%) COM
6 1 (1.47%) CSS3
6 1 (1.47%) HTML5
6 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.76%) Android
4 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) MVS
8 2 (2.94%) AIX
8 2 (2.94%) HPUX
8 2 (2.94%) Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (17.65%) Workflow
3 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.71%) Content Management
5 8 (11.76%) Migration
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (10.29%) Visualisation
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Information Management
7 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) DevOps
8 4 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (4.41%) Change Control
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.41%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) C#
2 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.82%) SQL
4 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.88%) C
6 3 (4.41%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) MCSE
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Trend Micro
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.94%) CA
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Serena
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Borland
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