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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.19% 3.89% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 24.39% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £375 £300 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
SharePoint
West Yorkshire

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
33 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.09% 15.95% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 11
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £9.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.05% -19.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 April 2016.

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 10 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP