The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 36 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 40 61 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.81% 6.85% 5.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.53% 28.24% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £395 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £334
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-8.97% -26.41%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 216 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.18% 24.24% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 109 134
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 £225 £125 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SharePoint
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 47 (58.02%) .NET
2 36 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 36 (44.44%) C#
3 30 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
6 22 (27.16%) Visual Studio
7 21 (25.93%) HTML
8 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 17 (20.99%) SQL
9 17 (20.99%) Web Services
10 16 (19.75%) MS Office
10 16 (19.75%) CSS
11 15 (18.52%) Project Management
12 13 (16.05%) SharePoint Server
12 13 (16.05%) Workflow
13 12 (14.81%) Migration
13 12 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
13 12 (14.81%) WCF
13 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
14 11 (13.58%) Intranet
15 10 (12.35%) XML
15 10 (12.35%) InfoPath
15 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (12.35%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
17 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (37.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (16.05%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (12.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.17%) IIS
6 5 (6.17%) CMS
7 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Office
2 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 10 (12.35%) InfoPath
4 4 (4.94%) MS Project
4 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.47%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Intranet
2 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 6 (7.41%) SAN
3 4 (4.94%) NAS
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) LAN
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) SMTP
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
3 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
3 4 (4.94%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.64%) EDRMS
5 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.70%) QlikView
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Publishing
2 3 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (50.62%) Developer
2 28 (34.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (19.75%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Project Administrator
10 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Tester
10 2 (2.47%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Project Support Administrator
10 2 (2.47%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.02%) .NET
2 36 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 21 (25.93%) HTML
4 17 (20.99%) Web Services
5 16 (19.75%) CSS
6 12 (14.81%) WCF
7 10 (12.35%) XML
8 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.64%) Ajax
10 6 (7.41%) WF
10 6 (7.41%) LINQ
11 4 (4.94%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (3.70%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.47%) XHTML
13 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
4 1 (1.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Project Management
3 13 (16.05%) Workflow
4 12 (14.81%) Migration
5 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.41%) OOP
6 6 (7.41%) OO
7 5 (6.17%) ITIL
7 5 (6.17%) ERP
7 5 (6.17%) Scrum
7 5 (6.17%) Service Management
7 5 (6.17%) Information Management
7 5 (6.17%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Document Management
8 4 (4.94%) TDD
8 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.94%) MVC
8 4 (4.94%) Release Management
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) C#
2 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.99%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) ISEB
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) MCSE
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.47%) vSphere
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Cisco
3 4 (4.94%) Kofax
4 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 2 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) BMC
5 2 (2.47%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.47%) NetApp
5 2 (2.47%) Symantec
5 2 (2.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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