The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.50% 16.13% 17.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 83.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.83%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.50% 19.35% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +52.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Wakefield.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Wakefield

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Wakefield over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Wakefield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Wakefield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Intranet
5 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
5 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (70.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft