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 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 72 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.21% 2.05% 3.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.76% 14.90% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 34
Median daily rate £325 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.82 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.19% -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 123 208 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.37% 13.77% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 140 171
Median daily rate £380 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £535 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £9.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £9.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £9.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -5.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (25.00%) MSTest
3 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 9 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (22.22%) Kanban
4 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 7 (19.44%) Office 365
6 6 (16.67%) Advertising
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.89%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) PMO
8 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.11%) Workflow
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL

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 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) MS Project Server
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Plone
4 2 (5.56%) SilverStripe
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.78%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Yammer
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MSTest
1 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Hudson
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) MDX
4 1 (2.78%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (22.22%) Kanban
2 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) BPMN
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PMO
2 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Nintex
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) ESRI
3 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Rate: From £24 to £26 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago