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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.38% 4.43% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 25.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £246 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.72% 17.09% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £156 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint
West Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) OOP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft