The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 29 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 75 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.52% 2.02% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 13.57% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 32
Median daily rate £325 £325 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £274 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £384 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% -35.55%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 148 221 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.26% 14.85% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 266 416
Median daily rate £420 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £281 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +52.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £14.25 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £14.75 £26.50
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 Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Leeds

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Leeds

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Leeds

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (23.81%) PMO
5 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.43%) MSTest
5 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
6 8 (19.05%) Kanban
6 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
6 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (16.67%) MS Project Server
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) Finance
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 6 (14.29%) Office 365
9 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) HTML
9 5 (11.90%) Windows
9 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (23.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (16.67%) MS Project Server
4 3 (7.14%) CMS
5 2 (4.76%) Apache
5 2 (4.76%) Plone
5 2 (4.76%) SilverStripe
5 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Yammer
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
2 2 (4.76%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MSTest
1 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 7 (16.67%) Tester
4 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) MDX
4 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.38%) VMS
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
1 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
1 9 (21.43%) Project Management
1 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
2 8 (19.05%) Kanban
2 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 6 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
4 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) BPMN
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Informatics
7 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C#
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix
2 1 (2.38%) Nintex
2 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.38%) Splunk
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
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