The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 19 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.97% 0.63% 4.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 3.03% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate £375 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £255 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £255 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
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
18 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 17.82% 20.75% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 11
Average daily rate £429 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SharePoint
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing