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 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 71 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.30% 2.40% 3.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.71% 15.48% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 40
Median daily rate £325 £288 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £179 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +344.44% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.82 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.19% -8.88%  

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 175 310 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.37% 15.48% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 203 245
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £17.45 £9.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.83% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.65 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -5.00%  

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

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 3 months to 23 May 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
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 23 May 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 -3 12 £325 - 7
Bradford +1 1 - - 1
Wakefield -2 1 £110 -75.55%
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) .NET
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (29.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
5 11 (20.00%) CRM
5 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (18.18%) Office 365
6 10 (18.18%) HTML
6 10 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
7 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.36%) MSTest
7 9 (16.36%) Functional Testing
8 8 (14.55%) Migration
8 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.55%) Kanban
8 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
8 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
9 7 (12.73%) Advertising
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (10.91%) SQL
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (10.91%) ITIL
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 5 (9.09%) C#

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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.45%) CMS
4 3 (5.45%) MS Project Server
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) Plone
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.64%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.82%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Yammer
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Intranet
2 3 (5.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.82%) MS Access
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (16.36%) MSTest
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.73%) Advertising
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Tester
4 7 (12.73%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Software Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Architect
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Architect
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (5.45%) CRM Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) MDX
4 1 (1.82%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) CRM
2 9 (16.36%) Functional Testing
2 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
2 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
3 8 (14.55%) Kanban
3 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
4 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) BPMN
6 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.27%) Workflow
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Change Management
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Statistics
8 2 (3.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) AirWatch
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Nintex
3 1 (1.82%) Citrix
3 1 (1.82%) ESRI
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.82%) Splunk
West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £181 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Rate: From £24 to £26 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago