Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 69 51
Rank change year-on-year -50 -18 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 69 178 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.62% 3.08% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.82% 16.90% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 78 163
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £177 £196 £211
90th Percentile £417 £416 £438
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.74 £22.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.84% +65.50% -34.87%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.85 £11.19
90th Percentile £34.00 £31.35 £24.88
England median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -4.08% +11.36% +10.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 638 1053 1187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.99% 18.19% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 672 749
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £249 £251 £225
90th Percentile £543 £575 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £395
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.63 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +35.58% -11.68%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.70 £8.65
90th Percentile £28.35 £30.98 £37.04
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire -19 46 £325 - 9
North Yorkshire -7 14 £210 -11.58%
South Yorkshire -21 8 £281 -22.41% 4
East Yorkshire -4 2 £220 -45.00% 2
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (26.09%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) Windows
5 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 15 (21.74%) Office 365
6 14 (20.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (20.29%) Project Management
6 14 (20.29%) Migration
6 14 (20.29%) PMO
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
8 11 (15.94%) MS Visio
8 11 (15.94%) Finance
9 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (14.49%) ITIL
9 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
10 9 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (11.59%) .NET
11 8 (11.59%) DNS
11 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.14%) IIS
12 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (10.14%) Project Governance
12 7 (10.14%) Skype for Business
13 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (10.14%) IIS
3 7 (10.14%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.70%) MS Project Server
5 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.45%) CMS
7 1 (1.45%) Documentum
7 1 (1.45%) Drupal
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) FileNet
7 1 (1.45%) Liferay
7 1 (1.45%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.45%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.45%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (20.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (15.94%) MS Visio
5 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Yammer
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) DNS
2 5 (7.25%) NetScaler
2 5 (7.25%) Skype
3 4 (5.80%) LAN
4 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) Intranet
4 3 (4.35%) SMS
4 3 (4.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) SAN
6 1 (1.45%) LDAP
6 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Administrator
3 9 (13.04%) SharePoint Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 6 (8.70%) Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (7.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) IT Support
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Communications Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.90%) jQuery
3 2 (2.90%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) Java EE
4 1 (1.45%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.45%) MDX
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) React
4 1 (1.45%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Android
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Unix
7 1 (1.45%) VMS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Migration
1 14 (20.29%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (10.14%) Project Governance
4 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.70%) CRM
4 6 (8.70%) Resource Management
4 6 (8.70%) Service Management
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.80%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.90%) Business Change Management
8 2 (2.90%) Coaching
8 2 (2.90%) DevOps
8 2 (2.90%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) C#
3 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) C
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) PMO
2 5 (7.25%) SLA
3 2 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Docker
4 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (2.90%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) Netcool
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) NetApp
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Apple
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.45%) Meridio
6 1 (1.45%) OpenText
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.45%) Vignette
6 1 (1.45%) Xerox