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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 18.52% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 88.89% 71.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.41 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.95% +21.00%
SharePoint
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 Wakefield region.

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.13% 25.93% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £230 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Isilon
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) Intranet
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Isilon
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle