Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 69 67
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 44 90 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.84% 3.79% 2.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.05% 14.95% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 69 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £362 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.97% +6.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £275 £206 £204
90th Percentile £449 £506 £453
North East median daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.07% +180.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £7.76 £13.80 £9.50
90th Percentile £9.80 £28.20 £10.50
North East median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -66.07% +180.00% -44.44%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 231 602 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.38% 25.36% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 419 217
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -25.84% +25.35%
10th Percentile £268 £225 £278
90th Percentile £606 £525 £580
North East median daily rate £375 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 44 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.07% +12.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £7.89 £15.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £20.45 £36.00 £26.85
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £20.30
% change year-on-year -65.18% +37.93% +9.73%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 19 November 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
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 6 months to 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +25 43 £362 +14.92%
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 1
SharePoint
North East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
5 18 (40.91%) Migration
6 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 16 (36.36%) OpenStack
7 15 (34.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
8 14 (31.82%) Load Balancing
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Project
9 13 (29.55%) XML
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (27.27%) Office 365
11 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
11 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (25.00%) .NET
11 11 (25.00%) C#
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle
12 10 (22.73%) Unix
12 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
12 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (22.73%) Skype
13 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (20.45%) VMware

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 16 (36.36%) OpenStack
2 15 (34.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
4 10 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (18.18%) MQSeries
7 7 (15.91%) Apache
7 7 (15.91%) iPlanet
7 7 (15.91%) JBoss
7 7 (15.91%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
7 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
7 7 (15.91%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (4.55%) Drupal
8 2 (4.55%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (9.09%) InfoPath
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Slack
2 2 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Skype
2 8 (18.18%) LDAP
2 8 (18.18%) NAS
2 8 (18.18%) SAN
3 7 (15.91%) Firewall
3 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.36%) DNS
5 4 (9.09%) FCoE
5 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 4 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Big Data
1 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (4.55%) GIS
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 4 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) AIX Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Collaboration Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) XML
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
3 7 (15.91%) J2EE
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.27%) CAML
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
7 1 (2.27%) LINQ
7 1 (2.27%) WCF
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) WPF
7 1 (2.27%) XSD
7 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Grid Computing
3 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (22.73%) Unix
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.18%) AIX
5 8 (18.18%) HPUX
5 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 8 (18.18%) Solaris
5 8 (18.18%) SUSE
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Migration
2 14 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.91%) High Availability
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 4 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (9.09%) Data Management
5 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 4 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.09%) Statistics
5 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.09%) C-shell
5 4 (9.09%) Korn
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.18%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.82%) PMO
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.18%) KVM
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Brightmail
4 4 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) OpenView
2 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco
4 8 (18.18%) Cognos
4 8 (18.18%) Opsware
4 8 (18.18%) PlateSpin
4 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.18%) Sun
4 8 (18.18%) Veritas
5 7 (15.91%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) HP
5 7 (15.91%) IronPort
6 3 (6.82%) Borland
7 1 (2.27%) BEA
7 1 (2.27%) Meridio
7 1 (2.27%) OpenText
7 1 (2.27%) Sitecore