Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 77 63
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 78 75 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.44% 2.86% 3.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.57% 16.97% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 65
Leeds median daily rate £325 £325 £325
10th Percentile £199 £241 £213
90th Percentile £458 £382 £454
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year - +4.84% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £27.75 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +104.12% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.25 £12.89
90th Percentile £29.20 £31.50 £17.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.88 £25.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.50% +83.89% +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 420 442 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.53% 16.85% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 256 402
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £275 £264 £240
90th Percentile £575 £565 £545
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +1.66% +1.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 26
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.79% +1.67% +0.91%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £27.30 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +3.93%

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 November 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 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (41.03%) Windows
3 31 (39.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
5 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
6 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.79%) Windows Server
8 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (19.23%) IIS
9 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (16.67%) MCSE
10 13 (16.67%) Migration
10 13 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
11 12 (15.38%) ITIL
12 11 (14.10%) VMware
12 11 (14.10%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (14.10%) GDPR
12 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
12 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (12.82%) PMO
13 10 (12.82%) SCOM
13 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (12.82%) Project Management
14 9 (11.54%) .NET
14 9 (11.54%) DNS
14 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

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 31 (39.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (19.23%) IIS
3 11 (14.10%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.41%) Skype for Business
7 4 (5.13%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.41%) InfoPath
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) DNS
2 8 (10.26%) NetScaler
3 5 (6.41%) Intranet
3 5 (6.41%) Skype
4 3 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.56%) SMS
6 1 (1.28%) DHCP
6 1 (1.28%) Firewall
6 1 (1.28%) LAN
6 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.85%) Power BI
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.85%) SSDT
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
1 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Back Office
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 12 (15.38%) Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Administrator
3 11 (14.10%) SharePoint Administrator
4 9 (11.54%) Developer
5 5 (6.41%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Support Officer
6 3 (3.85%) Architect
6 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.85%) Service Management Officer
6 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (7.69%) HTML
3 6 (7.69%) REST
3 6 (7.69%) WCF
4 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (1.28%) Middleware
6 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Windows Server
3 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) MVS
6 1 (1.28%) Unix
6 1 (1.28%) VMS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 13 (16.67%) Migration
2 12 (15.38%) ITIL
3 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (12.82%) Project Management
4 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.97%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (7.69%) Information Governance
6 6 (7.69%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
7 5 (6.41%) MVC
8 4 (5.13%) Analytics
8 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.13%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.13%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.85%) DevOps
9 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) PowerShell
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.97%) C#
4 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) VB
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.67%) MCSE
3 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) GDPR
2 10 (12.82%) PMO
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
4 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (10.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) SCOM
2 7 (8.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) VMware
3 8 (10.26%) NetApp
4 3 (3.85%) Tableau
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle