Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 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
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 83 62
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 72 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.94% 2.42% 3.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.13% 15.55% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 80
Leeds median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £202 £247 £207
90th Percentile £470 £398 £445
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Leeds median hourly rate £18.50 £22.88 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.13% +68.26% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.25 £12.89
90th Percentile £37.40 £31.50 £19.97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £14.88 £13.60
% change year-on-year +24.37% +9.42% -37.49%

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 338 463 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.96% 15.56% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 307 375
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £235
90th Percentile £543 £550 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £412 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.00% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +6.66% +2.99%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.90 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year +17.24% +6.66% -2.89%

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (24.39%) Project Management
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) PMO
8 8 (19.51%) MS Visio
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) VMware
9 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
9 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.07%) Skype
10 6 (14.63%) SCCM
10 6 (14.63%) Project Governance
10 6 (14.63%) Office 365
10 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (14.63%) MS Project Server
10 6 (14.63%) Resource Management
10 6 (14.63%) IIS
10 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange

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 13 (31.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
3 6 (14.63%) IIS
3 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) MS Project Server
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (19.51%) MS Visio
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Yammer
3 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Skype
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) SMS
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) Intranet
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) MDX
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 6 (14.63%) Project Governance
3 6 (14.63%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Business Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Scorecard
7 2 (4.88%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.44%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) NetApp
4 1 (2.44%) Apple
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow