The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 Halifax 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 27 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.60% 1.10% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 13.33% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £300
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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 21.69% 8.29% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 22
Average daily rate £425 £275 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -40.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £225 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £343 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint
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SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
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