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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 42 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 60 78 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.58% 5.19% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.51% 24.30% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.95% +121.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
279 321 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.65% 21.34% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 154 176
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 £250 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £38.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -12 40 £350 +12.00% 19
Bradford -1 6 £230 -38.66% 2
Huddersfield - 1 £450 - 1
Wakefield - - - - 2
Wetherby - - - -
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Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 62 (52.99%) .NET
2 52 (44.44%) C#
3 50 (42.74%) ASP.NET
4 39 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 34 (29.06%) SQL Server
6 33 (28.21%) SQL
6 33 (28.21%) Microsoft
7 30 (25.64%) Visual Studio
8 29 (24.79%) Web Services
8 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (19.66%) XML
9 23 (19.66%) Workflow
10 22 (18.80%) Finance
10 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
10 22 (18.80%) SharePoint Server
11 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
11 20 (17.09%) HTML
12 19 (16.24%) Project Management
13 18 (15.38%) InfoPath
14 17 (14.53%) Migration
15 16 (13.68%) MS Office
16 15 (12.82%) ITIL
16 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
17 14 (11.97%) CSS
17 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
18 13 (11.11%) MS Exchange
18 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (11.11%) SOA
18 13 (11.11%) Windows

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 39 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 22 (18.80%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (9.40%) IIS
5 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.27%) CMS
7 2 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.38%) InfoPath
3 16 (13.68%) MS Office
4 8 (6.84%) MS Visio
5 7 (5.98%) MS Project
6 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Lawson
2 2 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) Intranet
2 7 (5.98%) SAN
3 5 (4.27%) NAS
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) LAN
3 5 (4.27%) WAN
3 5 (4.27%) SMTP
3 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.42%) VPN
4 4 (3.42%) DNS
4 4 (3.42%) DHCP
4 4 (3.42%) Internet
5 3 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (7.69%) OLAP
6 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.42%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.85%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) QlikView
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (18.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Local Government
3 3 (2.56%) Publishing
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (35.90%) Developer
2 26 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Administrator
5 12 (10.26%) SharePoint Administrator
6 10 (8.55%) Applications Manager
7 7 (5.98%) PMO Analyst
7 7 (5.98%) Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Consultant
8 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.27%) SharePoint Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Support Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Applications Support Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Tester
11 3 (2.56%) Junior
11 3 (2.56%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.56%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.99%) .NET
2 50 (42.74%) ASP.NET
3 29 (24.79%) Web Services
4 23 (19.66%) XML
5 20 (17.09%) HTML
6 14 (11.97%) CSS
7 13 (11.11%) WCF
8 7 (5.98%) WF
8 7 (5.98%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.13%) Ajax
10 5 (4.27%) LINQ
11 4 (3.42%) XSLT
11 4 (3.42%) J2EE
11 4 (3.42%) XSD
12 3 (2.56%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.56%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (1.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (1.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.66%) Workflow
3 19 (16.24%) Project Management
4 17 (14.53%) Migration
5 15 (12.82%) ITIL
6 13 (11.11%) SOA
6 13 (11.11%) Service Management
7 9 (7.69%) RDF
7 9 (7.69%) ETL
8 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.13%) CRM
9 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.13%) Scrum
9 6 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (4.27%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) ERP
10 5 (4.27%) OOP
10 5 (4.27%) OO
11 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) C#
2 33 (28.21%) SQL
3 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
4 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.27%) PHP
8 4 (3.42%) Java
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.42%) MCSE
2 4 (3.42%) ISEB
3 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) MCP
4 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.85%) MCITP
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.71%) vSphere
2 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.71%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.71%) WSUS
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) Cisco
4 4 (3.42%) Kofax
4 4 (3.42%) VMware
4 4 (3.42%) SAP
5 3 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (1.71%) BMC
6 2 (1.71%) NetApp
6 2 (1.71%) Symantec
6 2 (1.71%) Remedy
6 2 (1.71%) HP
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