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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 35 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 72 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.25% 5.62% 4.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.09% 30.24% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 41
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £386 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Average hourly rate £21.75 £43.50 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -32.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.70 £27.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £45.00 £100.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -36.66%
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
326 291 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 18.58% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 159 189
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 13
Average hourly rate £21.75 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 22 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 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 -2 50 £358 +14.40% 23
Bradford -1 5 £135 -64.00% 3
Wakefield - 2 - - 4
Pontefract - - - - 1
SharePoint
Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 60 (46.15%) .NET
2 51 (39.23%) C#
3 49 (37.69%) ASP.NET
3 49 (37.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 33 (25.38%) Visual Studio
6 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (19.23%) PowerShell
8 22 (16.92%) WCF
8 22 (16.92%) HTML
8 22 (16.92%) MS Excel
9 21 (16.15%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (14.62%) SQL
10 19 (14.62%) Finance
10 19 (14.62%) Intranet
11 18 (13.85%) Web Services
12 17 (13.08%) Windows
12 17 (13.08%) MS Office
13 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
13 16 (12.31%) CSS
13 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
13 16 (12.31%) Workflow
13 16 (12.31%) Migration
14 15 (11.54%) Project Management
14 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange
14 15 (11.54%) WF
15 14 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (9.23%) XML
17 11 (8.46%) ITIL

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 49 (37.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 21 (16.15%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 14 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (8.46%) IIS
6 9 (6.92%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (6.15%) CMS
8 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.08%) MS Office
3 11 (8.46%) InfoPath
4 9 (6.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (5.38%) MS Project
6 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.54%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.62%) Intranet
2 7 (5.38%) SAN
3 6 (4.62%) LAN
3 6 (4.62%) WAN
3 6 (4.62%) Internet
4 5 (3.85%) Firewall
4 5 (3.85%) SMTP
4 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.85%) NAS
5 4 (3.08%) VPN
5 4 (3.08%) DNS
5 4 (3.08%) DHCP
6 3 (2.31%) FTP
7 1 (0.77%) SSL
7 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.69%) EDRMS
4 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.38%) QlikView
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.77%) DB2
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (25.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 5 (3.85%) MSTest
2 5 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (14.62%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Banking
3 3 (2.31%) Back Office
3 3 (2.31%) Local Government
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (43.08%) Developer
2 39 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 30 (23.08%) Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Consultant
9 5 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
9 5 (3.85%) Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.31%) Tester
11 3 (2.31%) CRM Developer
11 3 (2.31%) Agile Test Analyst
11 3 (2.31%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (46.15%) .NET
2 49 (37.69%) ASP.NET
3 22 (16.92%) WCF
3 22 (16.92%) HTML
4 18 (13.85%) Web Services
5 16 (12.31%) CSS
6 15 (11.54%) WF
7 12 (9.23%) XML
8 7 (5.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.62%) LINQ
10 5 (3.85%) SOAP
10 5 (3.85%) Ajax
11 4 (3.08%) jQuery
11 4 (3.08%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 2 (1.54%) NHibernate
12 2 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (0.77%) J2EE
13 1 (0.77%) XHTML
13 1 (0.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.77%) Social Media
3 1 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.08%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.08%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.77%) Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.31%) Workflow
2 16 (12.31%) Migration
3 15 (11.54%) Project Management
4 11 (8.46%) ITIL
4 11 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.92%) CRM
6 7 (5.38%) Waterfall
6 7 (5.38%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.62%) Document Management
7 6 (4.62%) User Stories
7 6 (4.62%) OOP
7 6 (4.62%) OO
7 6 (4.62%) Scrum
8 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.85%) Change Management
8 5 (3.85%) ERP
9 4 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.23%) C#
2 25 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 19 (14.62%) SQL
4 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) Java
7 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) ISEB
2 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) vSphere
2 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.54%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) WSUS
1 2 (1.54%) SCCM
1 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Kofax
2 7 (5.38%) Cisco
3 5 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 3 (2.31%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.54%) Citrix
5 2 (1.54%) Symantec
5 2 (1.54%) Remedy
5 2 (1.54%) Sophos
5 2 (1.54%) NetApp
5 2 (1.54%) BMC
5 2 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Websense
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Montash
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago