Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 95 104
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 83 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.99% 2.02% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.20% 12.06% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 47 71
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £169 £170 £213
90th Percentile £515 £575 £463
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.22% -42.19% +60.24%
10th Percentile £17.83 £11.00 £21.95
90th Percentile £30.18 £34.00 £57.60
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.38% -6.67% -6.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 179 688 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.30% 16.72% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 415 491
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £251 £237 £275
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 23
Median hourly rate £19.90 £20.86 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.58% -8.65% +36.30%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £26.54 £31.25 £35.35
Median hourly rate £25.15 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +22.68% -3.53% +7.24%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Yorkshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +13 21 £363 -14.71% 10
South Yorkshire +35 4 £515 +32.90% 2
East Yorkshire +8 1 £190 -
North Yorkshire +3 1 £165 -58.85% 4
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (31.03%) Office 365
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) Public Sector
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Azure
7 4 (13.79%) RESTful
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Power BI
7 4 (13.79%) Power Platform
8 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) GDPR
8 3 (10.34%) Desktop Publishing
8 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) VBA
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) NHS
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Publishing

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 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Azure
3 4 (13.79%) Power Platform
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (6.90%) PowerApps
6 1 (3.45%) Apigee
6 1 (3.45%) AWS
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (3.45%) GCP
6 1 (3.45%) IaaS
6 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.45%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Power BI
3 2 (6.90%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Public Sector
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) Support Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Information Governance Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Information Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management Officer
5 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) RESTful
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth2
3 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) e-Health
3 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.45%) LIMS
3 1 (3.45%) PACS
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Publishing
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.90%) Records Management
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) ECDL
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) HL7
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) P3O
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft
2 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Capita
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware