The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 West Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 43 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 55 78 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.30% 5.16% 4.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.86% 27.66% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 40
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £21.75 £41.50 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.59% -35.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-6.49% -30.63%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 282 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.60% 18.65% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 133 195
Average daily rate £369 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £43.20 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint
Yorkshire

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -21 37 £350 +12.00% 16
Bradford +4 6 £230 -39.07% 1
Huddersfield - 1 £450 - 1
Wakefield - - - - 4
Wetherby - - - -
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Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 48 (43.64%) .NET
2 42 (38.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 40 (36.36%) C#
4 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET
5 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.82%) HTML
7 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
7 23 (20.91%) Visual Studio
8 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (18.18%) SQL
9 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
10 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
11 18 (16.36%) CSS
11 18 (16.36%) Finance
12 17 (15.45%) Migration
13 16 (14.55%) Project Management
14 15 (13.64%) Web Services
14 15 (13.64%) MS Office
14 15 (13.64%) Intranet
15 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
15 14 (12.73%) Workflow
15 14 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (11.82%) WCF
16 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
16 13 (11.82%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (11.82%) Windows
17 12 (10.91%) XML
18 11 (10.00%) IIS
18 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 42 (38.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.82%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (10.00%) IIS
4 11 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.55%) CMS
7 2 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.64%) MS Office
3 7 (6.36%) MS Project
4 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.45%) InfoPath
5 5 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.82%) Lawson
3 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.64%) Intranet
2 7 (6.36%) SAN
3 6 (5.45%) Internet
4 5 (4.55%) NAS
4 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.55%) LAN
4 5 (4.55%) WAN
4 5 (4.55%) SMTP
4 5 (4.55%) Firewall
5 4 (3.64%) DHCP
5 4 (3.64%) VPN
5 4 (3.64%) DNS
6 3 (2.73%) FTP
7 1 (0.91%) VLAN
7 1 (0.91%) SSL
7 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.36%) EDRMS
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.73%) QlikView
6 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (20.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Banking
3 3 (2.73%) Local Government
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (43.64%) Developer
2 31 (28.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) SharePoint Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Consultant
5 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.64%) Architect
9 3 (2.73%) CRM Developer
9 3 (2.73%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (2.73%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Tester
10 2 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (43.64%) .NET
2 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET
3 24 (21.82%) HTML
4 18 (16.36%) CSS
5 15 (13.64%) Web Services
6 13 (11.82%) WCF
7 12 (10.91%) XML
8 8 (7.27%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.36%) Ajax
9 7 (6.36%) WF
10 6 (5.45%) LINQ
11 4 (3.64%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (2.73%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.73%) jQuery
13 2 (1.82%) XHTML
13 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 1 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (0.91%) Social Media
3 1 (0.91%) Statistics
3 1 (0.91%) NHS
3 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.64%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.45%) Migration
3 16 (14.55%) Project Management
4 14 (12.73%) Workflow
5 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.27%) ITIL
6 8 (7.27%) CRM
7 6 (5.45%) Scrum
7 6 (5.45%) OOP
7 6 (5.45%) OO
7 6 (5.45%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.55%) ERP
8 5 (4.55%) Document Management
9 4 (3.64%) TDD
9 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.64%) MVC
9 4 (3.64%) Change Management
9 4 (3.64%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.73%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (2.73%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.36%) C#
2 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.91%) Java
6 1 (0.91%) VBA
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
1 3 (2.73%) ISEB
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.91%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.82%) WSUS
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Cisco
3 4 (3.64%) Kofax
4 3 (2.73%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) VMware
5 2 (1.82%) HP
5 2 (1.82%) Citrix
5 2 (1.82%) BMC
5 2 (1.82%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.82%) NetApp
5 2 (1.82%) Symantec
5 2 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle
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