Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 46 45
Rank change year-on-year -34 -1 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 28 75 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.16% 5.15% 5.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.41% 25.77% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 53 77
North East median daily rate £324 £290 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.72% -9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £250 £208 £200
90th Percentile £384 £374 £420
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +75.00% -62.26%
England median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% -2.22%

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 269 291 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.72% 19.97% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 183 317
North East median daily rate £365 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £258
90th Percentile £549 £528 £508
England median daily rate £458 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +6.40% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.55% -13.39% +118.97%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.25 £22.78
90th Percentile £23.00 £40.00 £36.93
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.64 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.86% -1.79% +5.26%

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 26 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in the North East over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 May 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 -23 18 £338 +3.85% 9
Durham +2 8 £325 +8.33% 4
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Office 365
3 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 6 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) SMS
7 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.71%) QA
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) Document Management
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (10.71%) SOA

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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.57%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SMS
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Support Officer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Officer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Trainer
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planner
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (7.14%) Ajax
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Signage
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) e-Health
3 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.57%) LIMS
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) PACS
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 3 (10.71%) E-business
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) VBA
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus
4 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.57%) Veeam
4 1 (3.57%) Wyse