The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Leeds 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 74 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% 0.22% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 0.87% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
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 £350 £365 £354
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -65.98%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
165 231 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.97% 25.70% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 116 128
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 £222 £125 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £373 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +152.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £44.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
SharePoint Server
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (84.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) C#
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) MS Office
5 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) InfoPath
6 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (38.46%) Ajax
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (30.77%) Release Management
8 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) Information Management
9 3 (23.08%) WCF

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (84.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) InfoPath
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft