The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 58 42
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 71 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.05% 4.98% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 19.67% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 15
Median daily rate £325 £286 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.53% -23.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £211 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £414 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £18.88 £27.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.09% +157.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +21.95% -7.86%  

SharePoint 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 81 361 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.15% 25.33% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 237 83
Median daily rate £330 £295 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.86% -0.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £239 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +93.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Tyne and Wear

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +38 26 £325 +14.03% 4
Gateshead - 1 £350 -
SharePoint
North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
4 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (42.86%) Office 365
6 17 (40.48%) Skype for Business
6 17 (40.48%) SC Cleared
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (35.71%) Skype
8 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (26.19%) DNS
11 10 (23.81%) ITIL
12 9 (21.43%) DHCP
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
12 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
13 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
14 6 (14.29%) MCSE
14 6 (14.29%) Oracle
14 6 (14.29%) Migration
14 6 (14.29%) VMware
14 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 17 (40.48%) Skype for Business
3 15 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.52%) MQSeries
7 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
8 3 (7.14%) Apache
8 3 (7.14%) iPlanet
8 3 (7.14%) JBoss
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
8 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
8 3 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.38%) CMS
9 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Skype
2 11 (26.19%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) LDAP
4 4 (9.52%) NAS
4 4 (9.52%) SAN
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) Intranet
5 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.76%) FCoE
6 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.76%) VLAN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Military
2 3 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Messaging Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Messaging Support
3 5 (11.90%) Support Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
1 3 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Ajax
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) COM
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) LINQ
2 1 (2.38%) WPF
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Grid Computing
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Android
6 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.52%) AIX
7 4 (9.52%) HPUX
7 4 (9.52%) Linux
7 4 (9.52%) Solaris
7 4 (9.52%) SUSE
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (11.90%) Content Management
3 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
4 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps
7 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.38%) Server Patching
7 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.76%) C-shell
2 2 (4.76%) Korn
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.29%) MCSE
5 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) KVM
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Netcool
1 4 (9.52%) OpenView
1 4 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Trend Micro
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Cognos
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) NetApp
4 4 (9.52%) Opsware
4 4 (9.52%) PlateSpin
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) Sun
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas
5 3 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Meridio
6 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
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