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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 96 104 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.00% 4.58% 4.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.43% 25.30% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 58
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 12
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 £18.50 £21.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -28.81%
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
448 411 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.65% 18.11% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 224 245
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 25
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 £12.10
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -4 76 £350 +12.00% 34
South Yorkshire +10 12 £350 - 5
North Yorkshire +11 6 - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 72 (42.35%) .NET
2 67 (39.41%) C#
3 62 (36.47%) Microsoft
4 59 (34.71%) ASP.NET
5 53 (31.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 40 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 36 (21.18%) Visual Studio
8 34 (20.00%) Windows
9 30 (17.65%) PowerShell
10 28 (16.47%) Active Directory
11 25 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
11 25 (14.71%) SQL
12 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
13 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
13 23 (13.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (13.53%) Finance
14 22 (12.94%) WCF
14 22 (12.94%) HTML
15 21 (12.35%) MS Office
15 21 (12.35%) CSS
15 21 (12.35%) MS Exchange
15 21 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (11.76%) Intranet
16 20 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
17 19 (11.18%) Web Services
17 19 (11.18%) ITIL
17 19 (11.18%) Migration
18 18 (10.59%) Workflow
19 16 (9.41%) IIS
20 15 (8.82%) Business Intelligence

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (31.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 25 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (12.35%) MS Exchange
4 20 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (9.41%) IIS
6 9 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (5.29%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (4.71%) CMS
8 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.76%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.59%) WordPress
11 1 (0.59%) Quickr
11 1 (0.59%) Lync
11 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.35%) MS Office
3 12 (7.06%) InfoPath
4 8 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.12%) MS Visio
6 6 (3.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.18%) Lawson
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.76%) Intranet
2 10 (5.88%) Internet
3 8 (4.71%) FTP
4 6 (3.53%) DNS
5 5 (2.94%) VPN
6 4 (2.35%) DHCP
7 3 (1.76%) LAN
7 3 (1.76%) VoIP
7 3 (1.76%) WAN
8 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.18%) Firewall
8 2 (1.18%) SAN
9 1 (0.59%) VLAN
9 1 (0.59%) SSL
9 1 (0.59%) MGCP
9 1 (0.59%) H.323
9 1 (0.59%) PBX
9 1 (0.59%) LDAP
9 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.88%) EDRMS
7 8 (4.71%) QlikView
8 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.59%) DB2
12 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (21.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.53%) Selenium
3 5 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.94%) MSTest
3 5 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 23 (13.53%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.35%) Advertising
3 3 (1.76%) Publishing
3 3 (1.76%) Banking
3 3 (1.76%) Local Government
3 3 (1.76%) Back Office
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (41.76%) Developer
2 44 (25.88%) SharePoint Developer
3 36 (21.18%) Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.06%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Administrator
7 8 (4.71%) Consultant
8 7 (4.12%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.12%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.53%) Architect
9 6 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (3.53%) SharePoint Consultant
9 6 (3.53%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (2.94%) CRM Developer
10 5 (2.94%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (42.35%) .NET
2 59 (34.71%) ASP.NET
3 22 (12.94%) WCF
3 22 (12.94%) HTML
4 21 (12.35%) CSS
5 19 (11.18%) Web Services
6 15 (8.82%) WF
7 9 (5.29%) XML
8 7 (4.12%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.12%) jQuery
9 6 (3.53%) LINQ
10 5 (2.94%) Ajax
10 5 (2.94%) SOAP
11 4 (2.35%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (1.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.18%) XSLT
12 2 (1.18%) NHibernate
12 2 (1.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.18%) Replication
4 1 (0.59%) Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.59%) FMCG
4 1 (0.59%) iSeries
4 1 (0.59%) Social Media
4 1 (0.59%) DTV
4 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.12%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.76%) Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.59%) Android
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.18%) Migration
2 19 (11.18%) ITIL
3 18 (10.59%) Workflow
4 15 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (8.24%) Project Management
6 12 (7.06%) CRM
7 9 (5.29%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.71%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (4.12%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.53%) OOP
10 6 (3.53%) OO
10 6 (3.53%) Document Management
10 6 (3.53%) User Stories
11 5 (2.94%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.94%) MVC
11 5 (2.94%) ERP
11 5 (2.94%) Change Management
11 5 (2.94%) BDD
11 5 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.41%) C#
2 30 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 25 (14.71%) SQL
4 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.94%) PHP
8 3 (1.76%) Java
9 2 (1.18%) C
10 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.29%) ISEB
2 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) Degree
5 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MCITP
6 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.35%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.18%) vSphere
3 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.18%) UAG
3 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) SCCM
2 2 (1.18%) Unicenter
2 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.18%) WSUS
3 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.12%) Kofax
2 7 (4.12%) VMware
3 6 (3.53%) Citrix
3 6 (3.53%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.94%) Oracle
5 4 (2.35%) Sophos
6 3 (1.76%) SAP
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco
7 2 (1.18%) JBoss
7 2 (1.18%) NetApp
7 2 (1.18%) BMC
7 2 (1.18%) CA
7 2 (1.18%) Symantec
7 2 (1.18%) Remedy
7 2 (1.18%) HP
7 2 (1.18%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.59%) Websense
8 1 (0.59%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.59%) Mitel
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