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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / Yorkshire
Rank 72 51 45
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 52 99 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.45% 3.49% 3.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.00% 17.74% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 64 75
Median daily rate £338 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.96% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.83%  

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 325 558 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.30% 19.65% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 355 312
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.78% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £9.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £21.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire -6 35 £331 +1.92% 6
North Yorkshire +2 13 £344 -1.78% 3
South Yorkshire -16 3 £313 -15.25% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (32.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 36 (31.58%) .NET
4 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
5 24 (21.05%) MS Office
6 22 (19.30%) Visual Studio
6 22 (19.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 22 (19.30%) Office 365
7 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 21 (18.42%) HTML
7 21 (18.42%) SQL
8 19 (16.67%) CRM
8 19 (16.67%) Windows
8 19 (16.67%) Migration
9 17 (14.91%) C#
9 17 (14.91%) Workflow
10 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
11 13 (11.40%) Finance
11 13 (11.40%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (10.53%) Advertising
13 11 (9.65%) Degree
13 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
13 11 (9.65%) CSS
13 11 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (8.77%) Windows Server
14 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (7.89%) ITIL
15 9 (7.89%) Oracle

SharePoint
Top Related 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 37 (32.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 22 (19.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (6.14%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.39%) IIS
5 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.51%) Apache
6 4 (3.51%) CMS
7 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.63%) Plone
7 3 (2.63%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.75%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.88%) Drupal
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.88%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.88%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.05%) MS Office
3 8 (7.02%) MS Project
4 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.30%) Office 365
2 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) Yammer
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Internet
1 6 (5.26%) Intranet
2 3 (2.63%) Skype
3 2 (1.75%) LAN
3 2 (1.75%) SAN
3 2 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) FTP
4 1 (0.88%) LDAP
4 1 (0.88%) NAS
4 1 (0.88%) SMTP
4 1 (0.88%) SSH
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.63%) MS Access
6 3 (2.63%) MySQL
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.75%) Power BI
8 1 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.89%) MSTest
4 2 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) Ant
5 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.88%) Hudson
5 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) Maven
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.40%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Advertising
3 7 (6.14%) Publishing
4 4 (3.51%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) Analyst
1 32 (28.07%) Developer
2 16 (14.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Consultant
4 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) SharePoint Consultant
6 8 (7.02%) Administrator
6 8 (7.02%) SharePoint Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) Software Tester
7 7 (6.14%) Tester
8 6 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.26%) Architect
8 6 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.39%) .NET Architect
9 5 (4.39%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.39%) CRM Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 4 (3.51%) CRM Architect
10 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM Architect
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) .NET
2 21 (18.42%) HTML
3 11 (9.65%) CSS
4 5 (4.39%) XML
5 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.63%) CSS3
6 3 (2.63%) HTML5
6 3 (2.63%) React
6 3 (2.63%) XSLT
7 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.88%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.88%) Marionette.js
8 1 (0.88%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.75%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.88%) PKI
4 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) Unix
7 1 (0.88%) VMS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.67%) CRM
1 19 (16.67%) Migration
2 17 (14.91%) Workflow
3 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.89%) BPMN
4 9 (7.89%) Functional Testing
4 9 (7.89%) ITIL
4 9 (7.89%) Manual Testing
4 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.02%) Kanban
5 8 (7.02%) Project Management
5 8 (7.02%) Software Testing
6 7 (6.14%) Automated Testing
6 7 (6.14%) Information Architecture
6 7 (6.14%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.26%) Statistics
8 5 (4.39%) ETL
8 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 17 (14.91%) C#
3 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.26%) PHP
4 6 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.51%) C++
6 3 (2.63%) Java
7 2 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.75%) VBA
8 1 (0.88%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby
8 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.65%) Degree
3 8 (7.02%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.63%) HNC
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.88%) MCAD
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
7 1 (0.88%) MCSD
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) PMO
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) SCOM
3 3 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.88%) Ansible
5 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Netcool
5 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.88%) Puppet
5 1 (0.88%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 60 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle
3 5 (4.39%) Citrix
3 5 (4.39%) VMware
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco
4 3 (2.63%) Nintex
5 2 (1.75%) Vignette
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Alterian
6 1 (0.88%) EMC
6 1 (0.88%) ESRI
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.88%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus
6 1 (0.88%) Meridio
6 1 (0.88%) OpenText
6 1 (0.88%) Splunk
6 1 (0.88%) Veritas