The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SharePoint 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 26 June 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 2013
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 146 130
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 9 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 3.11% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 7
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £327 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £24.40
% change year-on-year - +94.69%  

SharePoint 2013 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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 433 611 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.69% 16.29% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 372 323
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.49 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.75 £36.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in the North West

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheshire +27 6 £350 -16.66%
Lancashire +4 1 - -
Manchester +1 1 - - 3
Merseyside -4 1 - -
SharePoint 2013
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 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 West region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) Office 365
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) Yammer
6 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (30.00%) Yammer
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Skype
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (40.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) WAP
5 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCPD
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) UAG
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (20.00%) vMotion
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) AppSense
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) BeyondTrust
4 1 (10.00%) Canon
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (10.00%) ScanSafe
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam