Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 80
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 62 54 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.86% 4.44% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.97% 19.49% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 72
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £333 £270 £207
90th Percentile £545 £447 £516
England median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +8.62% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
North East median hourly rate £16.00 £9.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -66.07% +180.00%
10th Percentile £11.48 £7.76 £13.80
90th Percentile £21.80 £9.80 £28.20
England median hourly rate £23.58 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +17.88% -27.27% +22.22%

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 214 277 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.76% 22.78% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 206 439
North East median daily rate £410 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +13.64% -22.35%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £550 £599 £525
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 50
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £9.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -65.18% +37.93%
10th Percentile £11.56 £7.95 £14.90
90th Percentile £21.35 £29.75 £36.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.08 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.36% +5.40% +5.10%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +22 56 £400 +10.65% 5
Durham -10 6 £400 +66.15% 4
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) Office 365
4 18 (29.03%) DevOps
5 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 15 (24.19%) Java
7 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
7 13 (20.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 12 (19.35%) SCCM
8 12 (19.35%) TPMS
8 12 (19.35%) VME
8 12 (19.35%) CSS
9 11 (17.74%) Skype
9 11 (17.74%) OneDrive
9 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (17.74%) Skype for Business
9 11 (17.74%) Node.js
10 10 (16.13%) BDD
10 10 (16.13%) Migration
10 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.52%) QA
11 9 (14.52%) Selenium
11 9 (14.52%) JUnit
11 9 (14.52%) Project Management
11 9 (14.52%) JMeter
11 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
12 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
12 8 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing

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 12 (19.35%) TPMS
2 11 (17.74%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.26%) Office 365
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (17.74%) OneDrive
3 3 (4.84%) BrowserStack
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
4 2 (3.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Skype
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.84%) ZAP BI
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.61%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
1 9 (14.52%) JMeter
1 9 (14.52%) JUnit
1 9 (14.52%) Selenium
2 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.29%) Maven
4 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) GitLab
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (1.61%) Advertising
1 1 (1.61%) Banking
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Military
1 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Support Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) Applications Support
4 11 (17.74%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Open Source Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Open Source Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.45%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Tester
9 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) CSS
2 11 (17.74%) Node.js
3 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.29%) REST
4 5 (8.06%) HTML
5 3 (4.84%) Django
5 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.84%) jQuery
5 3 (4.84%) Sass
6 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.23%) J2EE
6 2 (3.23%) Java EE
6 2 (3.23%) JSP
6 2 (3.23%) Middleware
6 2 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.61%) LAMP
7 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.61%) e-Health
3 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.61%) LIMS
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
3 1 (1.61%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) VME
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) DevOps
3 10 (16.13%) BDD
3 10 (16.13%) Migration
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.90%) CRM
5 8 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 8 (12.90%) Regression Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Scrum
5 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
5 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 7 (11.29%) Open Source
6 7 (11.29%) Open Source Development
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.29%) System Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) C#
5 3 (4.84%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Meridio
4 1 (1.61%) Cerner
4 1 (1.61%) Nintex
4 1 (1.61%) WorldPay