The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 39 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 97 102 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.10% 4.51% 4.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.46% 25.50% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 35 57
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Average hourly rate £14.61 £45.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.53% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -30.00%
SharePoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 400 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.13% 17.68% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 218 250
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 24
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.45% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
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 Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SharePoint
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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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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 -3 77 £350 +12.00% 26
South Yorkshire +11 12 £350 - 2
North Yorkshire +11 6 - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 75 (42.13%) .NET
2 69 (38.76%) C#
3 64 (35.96%) Microsoft
4 61 (34.27%) ASP.NET
5 55 (30.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 41 (23.03%) SQL Server
7 37 (20.79%) Visual Studio
8 35 (19.66%) Windows
9 30 (16.85%) PowerShell
10 28 (15.73%) SQL
10 28 (15.73%) Active Directory
11 26 (14.61%) MS Excel
12 25 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (13.48%) JavaScript
13 24 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (13.48%) Finance
14 23 (12.92%) HTML
14 23 (12.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 22 (12.36%) Migration
15 22 (12.36%) WCF
16 21 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (11.80%) MS Office
16 21 (11.80%) CSS
16 21 (11.80%) MS Exchange
16 21 (11.80%) Intranet
17 20 (11.24%) Web Services
17 20 (11.24%) ITIL
18 18 (10.11%) Workflow
19 16 (8.99%) IIS
19 16 (8.99%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 55 (30.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 25 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (12.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (11.80%) MS Exchange
5 16 (8.99%) IIS
6 12 (6.74%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (4.49%) CMS
9 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.56%) WordPress
12 1 (0.56%) Quickr
12 1 (0.56%) Lync
12 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.80%) MS Office
3 12 (6.74%) InfoPath
4 8 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.93%) MS Visio
6 6 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.12%) Lawson
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.80%) Intranet
2 10 (5.62%) Internet
3 8 (4.49%) FTP
4 6 (3.37%) DNS
5 5 (2.81%) VPN
6 4 (2.25%) DHCP
7 3 (1.69%) LAN
7 3 (1.69%) VoIP
7 3 (1.69%) WAN
7 3 (1.69%) SAN
8 2 (1.12%) Firewall
8 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.56%) SSL
9 1 (0.56%) MGCP
9 1 (0.56%) H.323
9 1 (0.56%) PBX
9 1 (0.56%) LDAP
9 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.56%) SNMP
9 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.62%) EDRMS
7 8 (4.49%) QlikView
8 7 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.56%) DB2
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (20.79%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.37%) Selenium
3 5 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.81%) MSTest
3 5 (2.81%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (13.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.25%) Advertising
2 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.25%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Local Government
3 3 (1.69%) Back Office
3 3 (1.69%) Publishing
4 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (40.45%) Developer
2 45 (25.28%) SharePoint Developer
3 38 (21.35%) Analyst
4 15 (8.43%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.18%) Administrator
7 9 (5.06%) Consultant
8 8 (4.49%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.93%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.93%) SharePoint Consultant
9 7 (3.93%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.37%) Architect
11 5 (2.81%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.81%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 5 (2.81%) SharePoint Administrator
11 5 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (2.81%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.13%) .NET
2 61 (34.27%) ASP.NET
3 23 (12.92%) HTML
4 22 (12.36%) WCF
5 21 (11.80%) CSS
6 20 (11.24%) Web Services
7 15 (8.43%) WF
8 10 (5.62%) XML
9 7 (3.93%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.93%) jQuery
10 6 (3.37%) LINQ
11 5 (2.81%) Ajax
11 5 (2.81%) SOAP
12 4 (2.25%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (1.12%) XSLT
13 2 (1.12%) NHibernate
13 2 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.37%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.12%) Replication
4 1 (0.56%) Clustering
4 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.56%) FMCG
4 1 (0.56%) iSeries
4 1 (0.56%) Social Media
4 1 (0.56%) DTV
4 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.66%) Windows
2 12 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (6.18%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.93%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.81%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.69%) Linux
8 2 (1.12%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.56%) Android
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.36%) Migration
2 21 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.24%) ITIL
4 18 (10.11%) Workflow
5 16 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (8.43%) Project Management
7 12 (6.74%) CRM
8 10 (5.62%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.49%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (3.93%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.37%) OOP
11 6 (3.37%) OO
11 6 (3.37%) Document Management
11 6 (3.37%) User Stories
12 5 (2.81%) Programme Management
12 5 (2.81%) MVC
12 5 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.81%) ERP
12 5 (2.81%) Change Management
12 5 (2.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.76%) C#
2 30 (16.85%) PowerShell
3 28 (15.73%) SQL
4 24 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.62%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.81%) PHP
8 3 (1.69%) Java
9 2 (1.12%) C
10 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.06%) ISEB
2 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.12%) Degree
6 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (15.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.25%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) vSphere
3 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.12%) UAG
3 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) SCCM
2 3 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.12%) WSUS
3 2 (1.12%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Legato
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 64 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.93%) Kofax
2 7 (3.93%) VMware
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle
3 6 (3.37%) Citrix
3 6 (3.37%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.25%) Sophos
5 3 (1.69%) Symantec
5 3 (1.69%) SAP
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
6 2 (1.12%) NetApp
6 2 (1.12%) HP
6 2 (1.12%) Remedy
6 2 (1.12%) BMC
6 2 (1.12%) CA
6 2 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.56%) Websense
7 1 (0.56%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.56%) Mitel
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