The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 113 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 1.30% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £294 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -34.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
390 386 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.64% 18.34% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 188 251
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 31
Average hourly rate £21.75 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
West Yorkshire +2 5 £350 +19.14% 4
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 16 (94.12%) SharePoint
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (58.82%) Migration
6 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) MS Office
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) InfoPath
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (29.41%) Ajax
9 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
9 5 (29.41%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (17.65%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) Workflow
11 3 (17.65%) WCF
11 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (17.65%) Project Management
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 2 (11.76%) Client/Server

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (94.12%) SharePoint
2 12 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (35.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) Ajax
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) SAP