Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 73 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 69 62 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.92% 2.77% 2.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.08% 15.42% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 44
Leeds median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +14.50%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £266
90th Percentile £452 £430 £437
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £369
% change year-on-year - -5.08% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Leeds median hourly rate £23.13 £28.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.41% +105.96% -
10th Percentile £20.36 £25.55 £12.89
90th Percentile £30.48 £30.85 £14.86
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year -46.43% +105.96% +29.48%

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 404 402 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.10% 17.94% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 220 372
Leeds median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £259 £287 £263
90th Percentile £588 £564 £562
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Leeds median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +22.58% +19.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.12 £12.89
90th Percentile £27.93 £28.90 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £17.43 £15.50
% change year-on-year -21.11% +12.45% +29.17%

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 24 February 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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 26 (37.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 23 (33.33%) Windows
4 16 (23.19%) Migration
4 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 14 (20.29%) C#
6 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
7 13 (18.84%) SQL
8 12 (17.39%) .NET
8 12 (17.39%) GDPR
9 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
10 9 (13.04%) IIS
10 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
10 9 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (11.59%) Windows 10
11 8 (11.59%) HTML
11 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
11 8 (11.59%) MCSE
11 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.14%) Back Office
12 7 (10.14%) MVC
12 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.14%) ITIL
12 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared

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 26 (37.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
2 9 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (7.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) InfoPath
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Intranet
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.80%) SSDT
5 3 (4.35%) Power BI
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.80%) MSTest
4 4 (5.80%) Selenium
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (10.14%) Back Office
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Publishing
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) Technical Leader
3 6 (8.70%) Administrator
3 6 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Support Officer
4 5 (7.25%) Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (5.80%) Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Project Officer
5 4 (5.80%) Software Tester
5 4 (5.80%) Tester
6 3 (4.35%) Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Service Management Officer
7 2 (2.90%) Compliance Officer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (2.90%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) HTML
3 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (8.70%) REST
4 6 (8.70%) WCF
5 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.90%) CSS
7 2 (2.90%) jQuery
7 2 (2.90%) JSON
7 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) MVS
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.45%) VMS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (23.19%) Migration
2 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (10.14%) ITIL
4 7 (10.14%) MVC
5 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.70%) Information Governance
5 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.25%) Matrix Management
6 5 (7.25%) Project Management
6 5 (7.25%) Scrum
6 5 (7.25%) SDLC
7 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Kanban
7 4 (5.80%) Manual Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) C#
1 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.84%) SQL
3 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) MCSE
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) GDPR
2 6 (8.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
2 3 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCOM
2 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) VMware
3 3 (4.35%) NetApp
3 3 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle