The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.06% 2.96% 2.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.00% 14.29% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £189 £273 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% -39.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +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 Halifax region.

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 25.77% 20.71% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 18
Median daily rate £426 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) MS Project
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Assistant
3 1 (16.67%) Project Support Assistant
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas
1 1 (16.67%) VMware