The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 0.68% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.13% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £177 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -57.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -8.88%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15 32 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 20.83% 21.92% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 29
Median daily rate £375 £413 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Halifax

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Halifax