The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.14% 5.08% 4.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.82% 40.00% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate
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£230 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -24.27%
Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.02% 12.69% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 8
Average daily rate £325 £345 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £249 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £512 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Bradford region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) CRM Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware