Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 91 79
Rank change year-on-year -26 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 35 43 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.39% 2.03% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.29% 13.07% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 40
Leeds median daily rate £375 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £246 £264 £259
90th Percentile £518 £445 £412
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £331 £325
% change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Leeds median hourly rate £63.50 £18.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +243.24% +27.59% -
10th Percentile £37.75 £12.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £89.25 £37.40 £14.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year -18.92% +57.45% -

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 422 329 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.73% 15.52% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 204 306
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £270 £291 £273
90th Percentile £555 £525 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Leeds median hourly rate £15.00 £16.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.07% +15.03% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £9.60
90th Percentile £39.30 £30.60 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year -14.02% +20.31% +20.83%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (17.14%) Office 365
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Kanban
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.43%) ITSM
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
6 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
6 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
6 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
6 4 (11.43%) MSTest
6 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (11.43%) PMO
7 3 (8.57%) IT Strategy
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.71%) Confluence
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (2.86%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
3 2 (5.71%) OneDrive
3 2 (5.71%) Slack
3 2 (5.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
1 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MSTest
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.57%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Blog
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) CMDB
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) Cyberattack
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Change Management
3 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Kanban
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
5 4 (11.43%) ITSM
5 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
6 3 (8.57%) Release Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.57%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Remedy
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) iManage
3 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow