Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 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
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 82 66
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 51 99 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.81% 2.46% 3.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.62% 15.16% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 95
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £177 £182 £213
90th Percentile £468 £404 £442
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £14.88 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.37% +9.42% -37.49%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.30 £12.89
90th Percentile £37.40 £31.50 £19.02
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £22.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -11.24% +65.50% -32.03%

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 439 653 851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.61% 16.20% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 426 515
West Yorkshire median daily rate £412 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £287 £263 £242
90th Percentile £538 £533 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +6.66% -2.89%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.20 £8.88
90th Percentile £27.40 £31.35 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £17.63 £13.00
% change year-on-year -4.96% +35.58% -13.96%

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 22 August 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 6 months to 22 August 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 6 months to 22 August 2017. 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 -5 41 £325 - 5
Wakefield -7 4 £375 +3.45%
Bradford +6 1 - - 1
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
5 12 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (19.61%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) Skype for Business
8 9 (17.65%) Office 365
8 9 (17.65%) PMO
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
8 9 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
9 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
9 8 (15.69%) VMware
9 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.69%) Skype
10 7 (13.73%) Migration
10 7 (13.73%) Finance
10 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
10 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (13.73%) SCCM
10 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (11.76%) 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 17 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (19.61%) Skype for Business
3 9 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
5 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (11.76%) IIS
5 6 (11.76%) MS Project Server
5 6 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Yammer
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Skype
2 6 (11.76%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.92%) SMS
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Intranet
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Administrator
3 9 (17.65%) SharePoint Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Communications Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
8 1 (1.96%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) MDX
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Project Governance
4 6 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (9.80%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
6 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Business Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Coaching
8 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.92%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Scorecard
8 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) PMO
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) NetApp
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow