Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 91 80
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 56 57 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.64% 2.06% 2.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.35% 12.81% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 63
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - +1.56%
10th Percentile £250 £181 £184
90th Percentile £470 £496 £434
Yorkshire median daily rate £351 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.85% -7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +177.78% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £59.55 £39.10 £9.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -42.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 541 445 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.83% 16.05% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 267 454
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £262 £285 £266
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £412 £400
% change year-on-year -1.46% +3.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.00 £8.90
90th Percentile £32.35 £30.25 £22.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.35
% change year-on-year -14.29% -9.56% +72.00%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 -18 39 £375 +15.38% 16
Huddersfield - 5 - -
Bradford -2 4 £250 - 1
Wakefield -5 3 £413 +40.43% 3
Halifax - 2 £288 - 1
Otley - 1 £350 -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Windows
4 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (17.86%) Office 365
5 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (16.07%) SDLC
6 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
6 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.29%) ITIL
7 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (14.29%) C#
8 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (10.71%) PMO
9 6 (10.71%) Change Management
9 6 (10.71%) Migration
10 5 (8.93%) Finance
10 5 (8.93%) Service Management
10 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.93%) .NET
10 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
10 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
10 5 (8.93%) Kanban

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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.57%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.79%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (1.79%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Office 365
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.36%) OneDrive
3 3 (5.36%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) SMS
2 2 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) MSTest
2 4 (7.14%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
1 13 (23.21%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 4 (7.14%) Tester
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.36%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) jQuery
3 3 (5.36%) JSON
3 3 (5.36%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Blog
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) CMDB
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.79%) Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) Scrum
2 9 (16.07%) SDLC
3 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) Change Management
5 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.93%) Kanban
6 5 (8.93%) Service Management
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.14%) ITSM
7 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) CIPD
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 2 (3.57%) HP
3 2 (3.57%) Remedy
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.79%) iManage
4 1 (1.79%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee
4 1 (1.79%) NetApp
4 1 (1.79%) QNAP
4 1 (1.79%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.79%) Synology
4 1 (1.79%) Veeam