The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £321 £399
% change year-on-year +6.08% -19.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -

SharePoint Server 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 122 132 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.68% 18.91% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 42
Median daily rate £350 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +5.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £524 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in Tyne and Wear