Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 2018 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
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 90 74
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16 -26
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 45 41 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.81% 1.92% 2.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.27% 12.09% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 43
Leeds median daily rate £388 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% +6.87%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £513 £450 £412
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +10.71% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate £24.88 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.81% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year -55.63% +344.44% -

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 438 339 493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.58% 15.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 205 326
Leeds median daily rate £425 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +4.24% +17.86%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £273
90th Percentile £583 £538 £559
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -2.35% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 9
Leeds median hourly rate £17.75 £17.43 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.84% +12.45% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.95 £15.04 £9.80
90th Percentile £31.60 £35.90 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.20 £15.25
% change year-on-year -17.56% +19.31% +27.08%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (17.78%) SDLC
4 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.78%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (17.78%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (13.33%) Windows
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Office 365
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (11.11%) PMO
7 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Service Management
8 4 (8.89%) Intranet
8 4 (8.89%) Web Services
8 4 (8.89%) SQL
8 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.89%) .NET
8 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.89%) MSTest
8 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010

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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Intranet
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) Skype
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.89%) SSDT
3 3 (6.67%) Power BI
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) MSTest
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Publishing
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Officer
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management Officer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Blog
3 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.22%) VMS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.78%) Scrum
2 8 (17.78%) SDLC
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Database Optimisation
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Kanban
6 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Service Management
6 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Analytics
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) MCSE
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
3 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.22%) McAfee