Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 89 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 -25
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 87 93 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.98% 2.44% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.79% 15.25% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 87
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.69% -12.14%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £213
90th Percentile £454 £425 £445
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £320
% change year-on-year -7.69% +1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +83.89% +29.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.90 £12.89
90th Percentile £26.90 £31.50 £17.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £26.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year -28.63% +93.09% -6.95%

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 489 610 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.72% 16.01% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 372 551
West Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +2.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £527 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £9.25 £12.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £24.38 £31.50 £38.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -17.86% +40.00% -6.25%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +22 73 £325 - 4
Bradford +11 7 £275 -2.65%
Wakefield -4 5 £375 +27.66% 1
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 50 (57.47%) Microsoft
2 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 34 (39.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 22 (25.29%) PowerShell
4 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
5 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 17 (19.54%) SQL
6 17 (19.54%) Migration
7 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
7 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (17.24%) IIS
9 14 (16.09%) ITIL
9 14 (16.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (16.09%) PMO
10 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 12 (13.79%) VMware
11 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (12.64%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
12 11 (12.64%) GDPR
13 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (11.49%) SCOM
13 10 (11.49%) Finance
13 10 (11.49%) MCSE

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 34 (39.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (17.24%) IIS
3 14 (16.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (12.64%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
5 7 (8.05%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.90%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.15%) CMS
7 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (9.20%) MS Visio
5 5 (5.75%) InfoPath
6 3 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) DNS
2 8 (9.20%) NetScaler
3 6 (6.90%) Skype
4 3 (3.45%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.30%) Intranet
5 2 (2.30%) SMS
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) Internet
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Back Office
3 4 (4.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (18.39%) Administrator
1 16 (18.39%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) SharePoint Administrator
2 14 (16.09%) Technical Leader
3 9 (10.34%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Developer
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.60%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) Architect
7 3 (3.45%) Consultant
7 3 (3.45%) Project Planner
7 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Compliance Officer
8 2 (2.30%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.30%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) .NET
2 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (6.90%) REST
3 6 (6.90%) WCF
4 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.15%) Middleware
5 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.30%) Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.15%) Android
6 1 (1.15%) MVS
6 1 (1.15%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Migration
2 14 (16.09%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (9.20%) Project Management
5 8 (9.20%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (6.90%) Information Governance
6 6 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.90%) Project Governance
6 6 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.75%) Business Transformation
7 5 (5.75%) Matrix Management
7 5 (5.75%) MVC
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.60%) Service Management
8 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) PowerShell
2 17 (19.54%) SQL
3 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.90%) C#
5 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) VB
6 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.49%) MCSE
3 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) PMO
2 11 (12.64%) GDPR
3 4 (4.60%) QA
4 3 (3.45%) SLA
5 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (9.20%) vSphere
4 3 (3.45%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) SCOM
2 8 (9.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 50 (57.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) VMware
3 8 (9.20%) NetApp
4 1 (1.15%) Apple
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow