The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 58 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 42 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.32% 4.51% 7.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.24% 21.54% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 53
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £167 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £402 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
204 195 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.54% 20.92% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 121 146
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.87 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £13.40 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £16.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
3 24 (30.38%) C#
4 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
4 22 (27.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
7 16 (20.25%) Visual Studio
8 15 (18.99%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (17.72%) WCF
10 12 (15.19%) QlikView
10 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
10 12 (15.19%) Project Management
10 12 (15.19%) SQL
10 12 (15.19%) Web Services
11 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
11 11 (13.92%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (12.66%) Intranet
13 9 (11.39%) Hyperion
13 9 (11.39%) Finance
13 9 (11.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (10.13%) Workflow
14 8 (10.13%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (10.13%) CRM
14 8 (10.13%) Windows
14 8 (10.13%) HTML
14 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
15 7 (8.86%) MS Office
15 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (27.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (18.99%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (11.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.06%) CMS
5 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.86%) MS Office
4 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (6.33%) InfoPath
6 2 (2.53%) MS Project
7 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Intranet
2 3 (3.80%) SAN
2 3 (3.80%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) QlikView
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.59%) EDRMS
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.53%) OLAP
9 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.80%) MSTest
2 3 (3.80%) Selenium
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) Analyst
3 23 (29.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Business Analyst
5 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Architect
10 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Project Support Administrator
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Business Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Project Administrator
11 2 (2.53%) Administrator
11 2 (2.53%) Coordinator
12 1 (1.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.72%) WCF
4 12 (15.19%) Web Services
5 8 (10.13%) HTML
6 6 (7.59%) WF
6 6 (7.59%) CSS
7 4 (5.06%) jQuery
7 4 (5.06%) XML
8 3 (3.80%) SOAP
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.27%) Middleware
9 1 (1.27%) Ajax
9 1 (1.27%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (1.27%) AppFabric
9 1 (1.27%) LINQ
9 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Replication
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) PKI
4 1 (1.27%) Social Media
4 1 (1.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) UNIX
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.19%) Project Management
3 11 (13.92%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (10.13%) Workflow
4 8 (10.13%) CRM
5 7 (8.86%) Migration
5 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
6 6 (7.59%) User Stories
6 6 (7.59%) ITIL
6 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.33%) Service Management
7 5 (6.33%) Document Management
8 4 (5.06%) Change Management
8 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.80%) ERP
9 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.80%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) C#
2 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) ISEB
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PMP
4 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCTS
4 1 (1.27%) APMP
4 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
3 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Hyperion
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) HP
4 3 (3.80%) Remedy
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Kofax
5 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) BMC
5 2 (2.53%) NetApp
6 1 (1.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Sage
6 1 (1.27%) RedPrairie
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