Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 60 80
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 50 119 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.41% 3.61% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.30% 21.17% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 75 49
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.36% +22.14% +0.36%
10th Percentile £206 £305 £240
90th Percentile £477 £540 £463
Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -10.29% +21.43% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.83% -46.43%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.11% +5.83% -46.43%

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 289 562 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.92% 17.06% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 358 375
West Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.03% +7.81% -5.88%
10th Percentile £253 £287 £243
90th Percentile £600 £573 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 27 21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £15.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.79% +1.27% -13.94%
10th Percentile £14.03 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £30.97 £23.50 £21.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.23 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +1.50% - -21.05%

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 20 February 2020.

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
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 20 February 2020. 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 -4 39 £425 -8.11% 17
Bradford -2 7 £225 -40.00% 2
Wakefield +6 3 £225 - 2
Halifax +6 1 - - 1
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) Azure
3 11 (22.00%) Office 365
3 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (22.00%) Windows
4 10 (20.00%) Migration
4 10 (20.00%) AWS
4 10 (20.00%) Public Sector
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.00%) VMware
6 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (16.00%) DNS
6 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.00%) .NET
8 6 (12.00%) Symantec
8 6 (12.00%) Oracle
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) CRM
8 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (12.00%) Cisco
8 6 (12.00%) vSphere
8 6 (12.00%) SCCM
8 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (12.00%) Power BI
8 6 (12.00%) Power Platform
9 5 (10.00%) Project Delivery

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 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Jadu
5 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.00%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Azure
2 11 (22.00%) Office 365
3 10 (20.00%) AWS
4 6 (12.00%) Power Platform
5 4 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.00%) OneDrive
6 3 (6.00%) PowerApps
7 2 (4.00%) ShareGate
8 1 (2.00%) GCP
8 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) DHCP
2 5 (10.00%) Skype
2 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.00%) VSAN
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) SSH
5 2 (4.00%) SSL
5 2 (4.00%) VLAN
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Power BI
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Postman
2 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.00%) Appium
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Coordinator
3 4 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (6.00%) Administrator
4 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Migration Specialist
4 3 (6.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix Support
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Integration Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.00%) JSON
2 3 (6.00%) REST
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) WCF
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) WSDL
2 3 (6.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (6.00%) XSLT
3 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.00%) LAMP
3 2 (4.00%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Debian
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Migration
2 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) Data Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 5 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (6.00%) High Availability
6 3 (6.00%) ITSM
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) UML
6 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) C#
2 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) CCA
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) GDPR
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) vSphere
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) Firmware
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
2 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (6.00%) vRealize
3 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Symantec
4 5 (10.00%) Dell
4 5 (10.00%) Veeam
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) IronPort
6 3 (6.00%) McAfee
6 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.00%) Veritas
7 2 (4.00%) Sophos
7 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) Orchard
8 1 (2.00%) Perforce