Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 20 November 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 - 245
Rank change year-on-year - +245 -54
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% - 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
North West median daily rate £438 - £403
10th Percentile £395 - £311
90th Percentile £480 - £504
England median daily rate £375 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -62.50% +137.04% -

SharePoint Server 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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 902 1097 1362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.85% 16.17% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 699 788
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £234 £258 £252
90th Percentile £590 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 66
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £14.93 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.66% -13.05% +1.96%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £20.73 £36.25
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the North West

SharePoint Server
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 Server in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the North West

SharePoint Server
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 Server in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the North West

SharePoint Server
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 Server within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester - 5 £438 - 1
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) X++
2 3 (60.00%) MorphX
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

SharePoint Server
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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MorphX
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP