The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 63 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 37 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.54% 2.79% 3.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.75% 14.97% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 47
Median daily rate £343 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £417 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.77 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+80.07% -11.70%

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

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
269 354 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.46% 18.60% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 239 212
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 23 £319 -8.92% 5
Wakefield +2 8 £325 +18.18%
SharePoint
Yorkshire

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 31 (34.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 28 (31.46%) MS Excel
4 21 (23.60%) Visual Studio
5 20 (22.47%) MS Office
5 20 (22.47%) HTML
6 18 (20.22%) Migration
7 17 (19.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (16.85%) C#
8 15 (16.85%) Windows
9 14 (15.73%) Workflow
10 13 (14.61%) Office 365
11 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (13.48%) CRM
11 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
11 12 (13.48%) SQL
12 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.36%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (11.24%) Advertising
14 9 (10.11%) CSS
14 9 (10.11%) Manual Testing
14 9 (10.11%) MSTest
14 9 (10.11%) Functional Testing
15 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (8.99%) Kanban
15 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
15 8 (8.99%) Project Management
15 8 (8.99%) Software Testing
16 7 (7.87%) Automated Testing

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (34.83%) SharePoint 2013
2 17 (19.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (7.87%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.49%) CMS
4 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.37%) Apache
5 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.37%) Plone
5 3 (3.37%) SilverStripe
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.25%) SAS
6 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.12%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 20 (22.47%) MS Office
3 7 (7.87%) MS Project
4 5 (5.62%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Office 365
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Intranet
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) Skype
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.74%) MS Access
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.37%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Visual Studio
2 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.11%) MSTest
4 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.12%) Ant
5 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.12%) Hudson
5 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) Maven
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.24%) Advertising
2 7 (7.87%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Publishing
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Local Government
4 3 (3.37%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Consultant
5 9 (10.11%) SharePoint Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Software Tester
6 7 (7.87%) Tester
7 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Architect
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.62%) Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) CRM Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) CRM Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 9 (10.11%) CSS
4 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.49%) JSON
4 4 (4.49%) SOAP
4 4 (4.49%) XML
5 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.37%) CSS3
5 3 (3.37%) HTML5
5 3 (3.37%) REST
5 3 (3.37%) WSDL
5 3 (3.37%) XML Schema
5 3 (3.37%) XSLT
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.25%) COM+
6 2 (2.25%) jQuery
6 2 (2.25%) React
7 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.12%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.37%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Migration
2 14 (15.73%) Workflow
3 12 (13.48%) CRM
4 9 (10.11%) Functional Testing
4 9 (10.11%) Manual Testing
5 8 (8.99%) Kanban
5 8 (8.99%) Project Management
5 8 (8.99%) Software Testing
6 7 (7.87%) Automated Testing
6 7 (7.87%) Information Architecture
7 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.49%) BPMN
9 4 (4.49%) SOA
9 4 (4.49%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.37%) Build Automation
10 3 (3.37%) Business Analytics
10 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) C#
2 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.48%) SQL
3 6 (6.74%) PHP
3 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.62%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (3.37%) VBA
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) MCAD
4 2 (2.25%) MCSD
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) PMO
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Citrix
3 3 (3.37%) VMware
4 2 (2.25%) Alterian
4 2 (2.25%) Nintex
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) ESRI
5 1 (1.12%) Lotus
5 1 (1.12%) Panasonic
5 1 (1.12%) Splunk