Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 96 92 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.80% 3.05% 2.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.74% 18.07% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 39
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £225 £171 £206
90th Percentile £475 £455 £428
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £306 £325
% change year-on-year +30.61% -5.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.50 £20.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.37% -16.50% +83.89%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.63 £13.90
90th Percentile £35.83 £28.78 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.97 £26.25
% change year-on-year +20.18% -23.92% +93.09%

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 541 509 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.78% 16.87% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 327 366
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £273 £263
90th Percentile £575 £568 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.94 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.13% -17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.25 £12.58
90th Percentile £33.75 £25.50 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.19 £16.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -0.40% -22.62% +40.00%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -18 62 £418 +28.46% 25
Bradford -10 14 £375 +36.36% 6
Halifax - 3 £750 - 2
Todmorden - 3 - -
Wakefield -4 2 £325 -13.33% 3
Huddersfield - 2 £375 - 2
Batley - 1 - -
SharePoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 41 (42.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.08%) Office 365
4 23 (23.96%) Microsoft Office
5 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 19 (19.79%) Project Management
6 17 (17.71%) Migration
7 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 16 (16.67%) Degree
8 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (15.63%) Service Management
9 14 (14.58%) Windows
9 14 (14.58%) ITIL
9 14 (14.58%) Skype
10 13 (13.54%) Skype for Business
10 13 (13.54%) Waterfall
10 13 (13.54%) SQL
10 13 (13.54%) MS Access
10 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.54%) JIRA
11 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 12 (12.50%) Legal
11 12 (12.50%) Cisco
12 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
12 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.46%) Finance
12 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.42%) .NET

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 13 (13.54%) Skype for Business
2 9 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.21%) Confluence
4 5 (5.21%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.08%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.04%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.13%) SAP R/3
2 3 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.04%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.04%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.08%) Office 365
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.29%) Trello
4 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.17%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.17%) Slack
6 2 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.08%) GitHub
6 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Skype
2 5 (5.21%) DHCP
2 5 (5.21%) DNS
2 5 (5.21%) LAN
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.17%) SAN
4 3 (3.13%) SSL
4 3 (3.13%) VoIP
4 3 (3.13%) VPN
5 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 2 (2.08%) Network Security
5 2 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.04%) FTP
6 1 (1.04%) Intranet
6 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) MS Access
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) Firebird
4 1 (1.04%) OLAP
4 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) JIRA
2 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (12.50%) Legal
2 11 (11.46%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.08%) Back Office
5 2 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Analyst
2 10 (10.42%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.38%) Developer
4 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 8 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Support Officer
5 7 (7.29%) Administrator
6 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Service Management Officer
6 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Head of Development
8 3 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.13%) CSS
4 3 (3.13%) CSS3
4 3 (3.13%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) HTML5
4 3 (3.13%) jQuery
4 3 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.08%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.21%) NHS
4 4 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.13%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) PMI
6 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.04%) iPhone
7 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.08%) Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.79%) Project Management
3 17 (17.71%) Migration
4 15 (15.63%) Service Management
5 14 (14.58%) ITIL
6 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.54%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (8.33%) Line Management
10 8 (8.33%) Time Management
11 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
11 7 (7.29%) Data Migration
11 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (6.25%) CRM
12 6 (6.25%) DevOps
12 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) C#
3 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) MCSE
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.17%) ISEB
5 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.13%) CIPD
6 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.08%) CCA
7 2 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.08%) MCITP
7 2 (2.08%) MCSD
7 2 (2.08%) PMP
8 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) PMO
2 7 (7.29%) GxP
3 5 (5.21%) GDPR
4 4 (4.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (2.08%) QA
6 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.04%) P3O
6 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.13%) XenServer
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.08%) Xen
4 2 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.13%) SCOM
3 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
4 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.08%) SCSM
4 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (42.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) Cisco
3 8 (8.33%) VMware
4 6 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.21%) Citrix
5 5 (5.21%) Lotus
5 5 (5.21%) Nintex
6 4 (4.17%) IronPort
6 4 (4.17%) Symantec
6 4 (4.17%) Veritas
7 3 (3.13%) Progress
7 3 (3.13%) Trend Micro
8 2 (2.08%) Dell
8 2 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) McAfee
8 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.08%) Zoho
9 1 (1.04%) Spiceworks