The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 72 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 0.91% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £367 £331
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +10.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
188 219 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.61% 23.15% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 124 127
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Leeds region.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SharePoint Server
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft