Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 66 83
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 -31
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 91 90 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.79% 2.98% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.07% 17.18% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 47 59
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £231 £231 £225
90th Percentile £451 £484 £440
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £348 £363
% change year-on-year +0.72% -4.14% +10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.43% +105.96% +29.48%
10th Percentile £11.15 £25.55 £12.89
90th Percentile £28.35 £30.85 £14.86
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £14.30
% change year-on-year -46.43% +95.84% +36.17%

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 533 524 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.37% 17.36% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 293 509
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £246 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £539 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £420
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £17.43 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +12.45% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.51 £11.85
90th Percentile £22.44 £26.95 £22.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.05% +24.59% +24.90%

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 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +6 69 £350 +7.69% 14
Bradford +6 10 £250 -37.50% 1
Huddersfield - 4 - - 1
Wakefield -9 3 £375 +27.66%
Halifax +3 1 £351 +4.46% 2
Dewsbury - 1 - -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.07%) Windows
3 27 (29.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (18.68%) Migration
7 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.48%) C#
9 14 (15.38%) .NET
9 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 13 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (14.29%) GDPR
10 13 (14.29%) SQL
11 12 (13.19%) PMO
11 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (12.09%) HTML
12 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
12 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
14 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
14 9 (9.89%) IIS
14 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
14 9 (9.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (9.89%) Office 365
15 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
15 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
15 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Management
15 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (8.79%) Windows 10

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 27 (29.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (9.89%) IIS
4 5 (5.49%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (5.49%) InfoPath
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.10%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Intranet
2 3 (3.30%) DNS
2 3 (3.30%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.30%) NetScaler
2 3 (3.30%) Skype
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.40%) SSDT
6 3 (3.30%) Power BI
7 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.40%) MSTest
4 4 (4.40%) Selenium
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.79%) Back Office
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Publishing
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (8.79%) Technical Leader
4 6 (6.59%) Administrator
4 6 (6.59%) Support Officer
5 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (5.49%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) Service Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) SharePoint Administrator
6 4 (4.40%) Architect
6 4 (4.40%) Project Officer
6 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Software Tester
6 4 (4.40%) Tester
7 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Consultant
7 3 (3.30%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.30%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) .NET
2 11 (12.09%) HTML
3 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (6.59%) REST
4 6 (6.59%) WCF
5 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.49%) CSS
6 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.30%) jQuery
7 3 (3.30%) JSON
7 3 (3.30%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (3.30%) XML
8 2 (2.20%) Web Services
9 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.10%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.07%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.10%) MVS
6 1 (1.10%) Unix
6 1 (1.10%) VMS
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.68%) Migration
3 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (8.79%) ITIL
4 8 (8.79%) MVC
4 8 (8.79%) Programme Management
5 7 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 6 (6.59%) Business Transformation
6 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.59%) SDLC
7 5 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.49%) Matrix Management
7 5 (5.49%) Project Management
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.40%) Database Optimisation
8 4 (4.40%) Functional Testing
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) C#
2 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 13 (14.29%) SQL
4 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) VB
6 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) MCSE
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) GDPR
2 12 (13.19%) PMO
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
2 3 (3.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) SCOM
2 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) VMware
3 3 (3.30%) NetApp
3 3 (3.30%) Tableau
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Apple
5 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix
5 1 (1.10%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.10%) McAfee
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle