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 3 months to 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 83 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 23 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.63% 1.95% 2.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.79% 12.74% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 40
Median daily rate £325 £294 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% +1.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £227 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £401 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% -35.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.04% -2.38%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 195 314 383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.83% 15.30% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 220 234
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 10
Median hourly rate £13.93 £14.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +23.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

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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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +9 17 £325 +4.00% 6
Wakefield -2 3 £375 -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (22.41%) .NET
5 12 (20.69%) Visual Studio
5 12 (20.69%) Project Management
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (17.24%) PMO
7 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
8 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.52%) MSTest
8 9 (15.52%) Functional Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Office 365
9 8 (13.79%) Kanban
9 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
9 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
9 8 (13.79%) HTML
9 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
9 8 (13.79%) ITIL
9 8 (13.79%) CRM
9 8 (13.79%) Migration
10 7 (12.07%) Finance
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (12.07%) Windows
10 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (12.07%) MS Project Server
11 6 (10.34%) Resource Management

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 14 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (12.07%) MS Project Server
4 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.17%) CMS
6 2 (3.45%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) Plone
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.45%) SilverStripe
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Yammer
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Intranet
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (15.52%) MSTest
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Tester
4 7 (12.07%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Software Tester
5 6 (10.34%) Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Architect
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 3 (5.17%) CRM Architect
8 3 (5.17%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.17%) CRM Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) MDX
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Android
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.72%) VMS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Project Management
2 9 (15.52%) Functional Testing
2 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
2 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
3 8 (13.79%) CRM
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) Kanban
3 8 (13.79%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 6 (10.34%) Project Governance
4 6 (10.34%) Resource Management
5 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.90%) BPMN
6 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.90%) Service Management
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.62%) C#
3 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.90%) SQL
4 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) PMO
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Citrix
2 1 (1.72%) Nintex
2 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.72%) Splunk
2 1 (1.72%) VMware
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