Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 108 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 68 46 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.63% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.31% 10.55% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 48
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £233 £176 £182
90th Percentile £465 £445 £404
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £18.50 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.97% +24.37% +9.42%
10th Percentile £22.05 £12.00 £11.30
90th Percentile £57.60 £37.40 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £20.74 £22.50
% change year-on-year +35.04% -7.84% +65.50%

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 511 436 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.17% 15.42% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 279 424
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £288 £295 £263
90th Percentile £563 £538 £535
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +14.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £17.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% +18.59% +6.66%
10th Percentile £9.90 £9.25 £9.20
90th Percentile £36.05 £27.88 £31.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.42 £17.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year +37.74% -3.55% +35.58%

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 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -10 45 £375 +15.38% 10
Bradford 0 8 £400 - 1
Wakefield -1 3 £325 -13.33% 2
Todmorden - 2 - - 1
Batley - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £288 -
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Otley - 1 £350 -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 13 (19.12%) Office 365
5 13 (19.12%) ITIL
5 13 (19.12%) Project Management
6 12 (17.65%) Legal
6 12 (17.65%) Windows
7 11 (16.18%) Finance
7 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
7 11 (16.18%) Degree
8 10 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.71%) Service Management
8 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (13.24%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
10 8 (11.76%) PMO
10 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Time Management
10 8 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
10 8 (11.76%) MS Access
10 8 (11.76%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.29%) Scrum
11 7 (10.29%) Migration
11 7 (10.29%) GxP

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 9 (13.24%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.35%) Confluence
5 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.47%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.47%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.47%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Office 365
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.88%) Slack
3 4 (5.88%) Trello
4 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.41%) OneDrive
4 3 (4.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) DHCP
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) SMS
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 2 (2.94%) Skype
3 2 (2.94%) SSL
3 2 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) MS Access
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.47%) OLAP
4 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.65%) Legal
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Business Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Administrator
4 7 (10.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.88%) Clustering
4 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.94%) CMDB
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
5 2 (2.94%) PKI
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) Business Analysis
3 13 (19.12%) ITIL
3 13 (19.12%) Project Management
4 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
5 10 (14.71%) Service Management
5 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.76%) Time Management
6 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) Analytical Thinking
8 6 (8.82%) Change Management
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (7.35%) SDLC
9 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (7.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) MCSE
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) CCA
4 2 (2.94%) CIPD
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) MCSD
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) PMO
2 7 (10.29%) GxP
3 2 (2.94%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.41%) XenServer
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) SCSM
4 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) ServiceNow
2 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (4.41%) Progress
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Dell
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus
6 2 (2.94%) McAfee
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) Remedy
6 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.94%) Trend Micro
6 2 (2.94%) Zoho
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) Veeam