Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 October 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 75 25
Rank change year-on-year +37 -50 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.77% 2.11% 4.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 13.46% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 7
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £324 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.46% +20.00% +6.93%
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £23.58 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +17.88% -21.57% +18.08%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 104 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 22.61% 15.69% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 11
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £394 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £438 £419
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £9.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% -55.47%
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Northern Ireland

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
County Antrim +39 13 £400 +26.98% 4
County Londonderry - 1 - -
SharePoint
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 13 (86.67%) Process Improvement
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 8 (53.33%) Migration
4 7 (46.67%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (26.67%) Nintex
5 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.67%) Due Diligence
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Advertising
8 1 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Process Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
3 7 (46.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Due Diligence
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Nintex
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft