The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 54 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 49 63 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.72% 4.05% 5.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.50% 21.65% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 60
Average daily rate
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£308 £244 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -19.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £153 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £348 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.33 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.80% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
SharePoint
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
338 291 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.74% 18.69% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 165 190
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 £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £22.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.73%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -34 27 £300 +2.12% 14
Bradford 0 7 £425 - 4
Wakefield -2 2 - - 1
Halifax -2 1 £225 +40.62% 2
Dewsbury - 1 £275 - 2
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Brighouse - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 56 (44.44%) .NET
2 42 (33.33%) C#
3 41 (32.54%) ASP.NET
4 39 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 37 (29.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 26 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
8 22 (17.46%) Visual Studio
9 19 (15.08%) SQL
9 19 (15.08%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (15.08%) Finance
10 18 (14.29%) Windows
10 18 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 18 (14.29%) WCF
11 16 (12.70%) PowerShell
11 16 (12.70%) MS Office
11 16 (12.70%) Intranet
12 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 14 (11.11%) HTML
13 14 (11.11%) Web Services
13 14 (11.11%) Project Management
14 13 (10.32%) CRM
14 13 (10.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (9.52%) QlikView
15 12 (9.52%) CSS
16 11 (8.73%) WF
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (8.73%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 37 (29.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 19 (15.08%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (10.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (7.94%) MS Exchange
5 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.97%) CMS
8 4 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.79%) Apache
10 1 (0.79%) Lync
10 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.70%) MS Office
3 11 (8.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.35%) InfoPath
5 7 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 4 (3.17%) MS Project
7 3 (2.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.79%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) Intranet
2 3 (2.38%) SAN
2 3 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (1.59%) LAN
3 2 (1.59%) VoIP
3 2 (1.59%) WAN
3 2 (1.59%) DHCP
3 2 (1.59%) VPN
3 2 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) QlikView
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.56%) EDRMS
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.59%) OLAP
10 1 (0.79%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.79%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.79%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
2 5 (3.97%) MSTest
2 5 (3.97%) Selenium
3 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (15.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Back Office
3 2 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (40.48%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) Analyst
3 34 (26.98%) SharePoint Developer
4 16 (12.70%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Administrator
9 6 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) SharePoint Administrator
11 4 (3.17%) Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (44.44%) .NET
2 41 (32.54%) ASP.NET
3 18 (14.29%) WCF
4 14 (11.11%) HTML
4 14 (11.11%) Web Services
5 12 (9.52%) CSS
6 11 (8.73%) WF
7 6 (4.76%) jQuery
8 5 (3.97%) SOAP
9 4 (3.17%) XML
10 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.79%) Middleware
11 1 (0.79%) XSL
11 1 (0.79%) CSS3
11 1 (0.79%) AppFabric
11 1 (0.79%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.79%) HTML5
11 1 (0.79%) Ajax
11 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
1 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Clustering
4 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.79%) Social Media
4 1 (0.79%) PKI
4 1 (0.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.79%) UNIX
8 1 (0.79%) Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.11%) Project Management
4 13 (10.32%) CRM
5 11 (8.73%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (7.94%) Workflow
7 9 (7.14%) Migration
7 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.35%) Document Management
8 8 (6.35%) ITIL
9 7 (5.56%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.76%) User Stories
11 5 (3.97%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.97%) Service Management
11 5 (3.97%) Change Management
11 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.97%) Coaching
12 4 (3.17%) Software Testing
12 4 (3.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.33%) C#
2 19 (15.08%) SQL
3 16 (12.70%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) VBScript
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) ISEB
2 4 (3.17%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) APMP
4 1 (0.79%) MCTS
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.38%) UAG
2 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.59%) vSphere
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) SCCM
2 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.14%) Hyperion
3 6 (4.76%) Sophos
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle
5 4 (3.17%) HP
5 4 (3.17%) Kofax
6 3 (2.38%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) Remedy
7 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco
7 2 (1.59%) Citrix
7 2 (1.59%) Sage
7 2 (1.59%) BMC
7 2 (1.59%) NetApp
7 2 (1.59%) Siemens
7 2 (1.59%) Symantec
8 1 (0.79%) Websense
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) RedPrairie
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Huddersfield
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago