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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 25 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.24% 1.76% 3.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 8.57% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £183 £352 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% -21.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
30 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 22.39% 20.59% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 18
Median daily rate £413 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 31 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Support Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) Support Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas
1 1 (20.00%) VMware