The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 6 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.25% 20.00% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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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 Wakefield region.

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 26.67% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 2 (28.57%) UAG
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) UAG
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens