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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 50 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 82 78 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.42% 3.45% 5.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.85% 18.98% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 68
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £408 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.33 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
435 411 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.14% 18.15% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 222 229
Average daily rate £355 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £223 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £29.00 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 28 January 2015.

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
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 28 January 2015. 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 58 £350 +7.69% 31
South Yorkshire +2 10 £350 +55.55% 8
North Yorkshire -2 6 £240 - 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 77 (40.10%) Microsoft
2 74 (38.54%) C#
3 68 (35.42%) .NET
4 43 (22.40%) JavaScript
5 42 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 38 (19.79%) Windows
6 38 (19.79%) HTML
7 37 (19.27%) SQL
8 35 (18.23%) SQL Server
8 35 (18.23%) Visual Studio
9 32 (16.67%) CSS
9 32 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (16.67%) Finance
10 31 (16.15%) MS Excel
10 31 (16.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 28 (14.58%) Intranet
11 28 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (14.06%) MS Office
12 27 (14.06%) SharePoint 2013
13 26 (13.54%) Office 365
13 26 (13.54%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (13.02%) CRM
15 22 (11.46%) MS Exchange
16 20 (10.42%) Project Management
16 20 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
17 19 (9.90%) Dynamics CRM
18 18 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (9.38%) WCF
18 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 31 (16.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 27 (14.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (11.46%) MS Exchange
4 16 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.13%) IIS
7 6 (3.13%) Lync
8 5 (2.60%) JBoss
8 5 (2.60%) Apache
9 4 (2.08%) CMS
9 4 (2.08%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.04%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.04%) Quickr
12 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.52%) CMS400.NET
12 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.06%) MS Office
3 20 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (7.81%) MS Visio
5 10 (5.21%) InfoPath
6 4 (2.08%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (9.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.54%) Office 365
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.58%) Intranet
2 10 (5.21%) VoIP
3 9 (4.69%) DNS
4 5 (2.60%) Internet
5 4 (2.08%) H.323
5 4 (2.08%) MGCP
5 4 (2.08%) LAN
5 4 (2.08%) PBX
5 4 (2.08%) WAN
5 4 (2.08%) DHCP
6 3 (1.56%) SAN
6 3 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.04%) Firewall
7 2 (1.04%) SNMP
8 1 (0.52%) LDAP
8 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (4.69%) QlikView
5 9 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.08%) EDRMS
8 4 (2.08%) OLAP
8 4 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.04%) MS Access
10 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.52%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 35 (18.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.13%) Selenium
3 5 (2.60%) SoapUI
3 5 (2.60%) MSTest
4 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (3.65%) Advertising
3 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.56%) Back Office
4 3 (1.56%) Legal
4 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 82 (42.71%) Developer
2 48 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 43 (22.40%) Analyst
4 18 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.81%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.77%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (5.21%) CRM Developer
8 9 (4.69%) Consultant
8 9 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (3.65%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (3.13%) Desktop Support
12 5 (2.60%) PMO Manager
12 5 (2.60%) Architect
12 5 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (35.42%) .NET
2 42 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 38 (19.79%) HTML
4 32 (16.67%) CSS
5 18 (9.38%) WCF
6 12 (6.25%) Web Services
7 11 (5.73%) WF
7 11 (5.73%) jQuery
8 7 (3.65%) XML
9 6 (3.13%) SOAP
10 4 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.08%) Ajax
10 4 (2.08%) MDX
11 3 (1.56%) HTML5
12 2 (1.04%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.04%) Middleware
12 2 (1.04%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.04%) REST
13 1 (0.52%) CSS3
13 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.21%) User Experience
2 9 (4.69%) NHS
3 6 (3.13%) Clustering
3 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.08%) CLARiiON
4 4 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.04%) iSeries
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.52%) CMDB
7 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.52%) Life Science
7 1 (0.52%) Social Network
7 1 (0.52%) Open Source
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.79%) Windows
2 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.65%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.08%) Solaris
9 2 (1.04%) Linux
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.52%) Android
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (13.54%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (13.02%) CRM
4 20 (10.42%) Project Management
5 15 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.29%) ITIL
7 12 (6.25%) Migration
8 11 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.21%) Coaching
10 8 (4.17%) Change Management
10 8 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.17%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.17%) BDD
10 8 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (3.65%) Programme Management
12 6 (3.13%) Content Management
12 6 (3.13%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.13%) ETL
13 5 (2.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.54%) C#
2 43 (22.40%) JavaScript
3 37 (19.27%) SQL
4 15 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.56%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
8 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) C
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (6.25%) ISEB
2 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.08%) Degree
5 4 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.08%) MCITP
5 4 (2.08%) MCSE
6 3 (1.56%) APMP
7 2 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PMP
8 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.08%) ISA Server
2 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.08%) vSphere
2 4 (2.08%) vCloud
2 4 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (1.56%) UAG
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.04%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.65%) SCCM
2 6 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.60%) SCOM
4 4 (2.08%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (2.08%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.08%) Puppet
5 3 (1.56%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView
6 1 (0.52%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 77 (40.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.77%) Oracle
3 12 (6.25%) Cisco
3 12 (6.25%) VMware
4 7 (3.65%) Hyperion
4 7 (3.65%) NetApp
4 7 (3.65%) Citrix
5 6 (3.13%) EMC
5 6 (3.13%) Sophos
6 5 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.08%) Mitel
7 4 (2.08%) Kofax
7 4 (2.08%) McAfee
7 4 (2.08%) Siemens
7 4 (2.08%) Avaya
7 4 (2.08%) Symantec
7 4 (2.08%) Polycom
8 3 (1.56%) HP
8 3 (1.56%) Sage
9 2 (1.04%) Lotus
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Month contract initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per week
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £140 - £180 per day + negotiable doe
Posted: 21 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago