Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 17 July 2019 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 104 104
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 -25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 67 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.49% 1.91% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.21% 11.85% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 24
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £383 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.69% -
10th Percentile £162 £250 £209
90th Percentile £615 £475 £468
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +6.67% +17.19% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.43% +51.35% +57.45%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.88 £12.00
90th Percentile £27.20 £52.33 £37.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £23.42 £19.97
% change year-on-year -35.94% +17.25% -4.90%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 507 557 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.85% 16.12% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 367 284
West Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £305
90th Percentile £575 £563 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.33 £16.25 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.11% -2.26% +33.00%
10th Percentile £13.63 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.37 £35.83 £28.83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £21.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.20% +29.24% +18.79%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in West Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +41 42 £450 +20.00% 20
Bradford +1 10 £393 -1.88%
Pudsey - 6 - -
Wetherby - 3 £383 -
Halifax -4 2 - -
Pontefract - 1 - - 2
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (28.36%) Office 365
3 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
4 17 (25.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
6 15 (22.39%) Windows
7 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (19.40%) SAP
9 12 (17.91%) Project Management
9 12 (17.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (16.42%) Skype
11 10 (14.93%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (14.93%) C#
11 10 (14.93%) SQL
11 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.43%) XML
13 8 (11.94%) CRM
13 8 (11.94%) Oracle
13 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
14 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
14 7 (10.45%) JIRA
14 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
14 7 (10.45%) XSLT

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (17.91%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.96%) Confluence
5 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
7 1 (1.49%) Drupal
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Jadu
7 1 (1.49%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (25.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.99%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (7.46%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (28.36%) Office 365
3 10 (14.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (7.46%) OneDrive
4 5 (7.46%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.48%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Flow
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Skype
2 6 (8.96%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.48%) Power BI
4 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.99%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) SSDT
5 1 (1.49%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.45%) JIRA
2 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.46%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
2 4 (5.97%) French Language
2 4 (5.97%) Local Government
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.46%) ERP Manager
3 5 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Consultant
4 4 (5.97%) Coordinator
4 4 (5.97%) ERP Project Manager
4 4 (5.97%) IT Support
4 4 (5.97%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (5.97%) SAP Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Training Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Support Officer
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) XSLT
3 6 (8.96%) .NET
3 6 (8.96%) SOAP
4 5 (7.46%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) JSON
4 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.97%) REST
5 4 (5.97%) WCF
5 4 (5.97%) WSDL
5 4 (5.97%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.99%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.49%) HTML
7 1 (1.49%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) e-Learning
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) e-Health
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) LIMS
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) PACS
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Migration
3 12 (17.91%) Project Management
4 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) CRM
6 7 (10.45%) ERP
6 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.96%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (8.96%) SDLC
8 5 (7.46%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.97%) ArchiMate
9 4 (5.97%) Build Automation
9 4 (5.97%) Document Management
9 4 (5.97%) Project Governance
9 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.97%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) C#
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.48%) Java
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.49%) VBScript
5 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) CIPD
2 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.97%) PMP
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) Dublin Core
2 3 (4.48%) PMO
3 2 (2.99%) GDPR
4 1 (1.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.49%) HL7
4 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (7.46%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) SAP
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) IFS
4 5 (7.46%) Infor
5 4 (5.97%) Adobe
5 4 (5.97%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.99%) Tableau
7 1 (1.49%) Ariba
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.49%) VMware