The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.33% 2.26% 7.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.63% 15.79% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £246 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -19.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £246 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.88% 14.29% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £317 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £11.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -22.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Replication
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) CSS

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (8.33%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft