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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 84 54
Rank change year-on-year -13 -30  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 26 57 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.27% 2.03% 3.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.72% 12.39% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 76
Median daily rate £320 £313 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +0.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £236 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £508 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% -8.88%  

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 298 460 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.60% 16.42% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 558 706
Median daily rate £400 £430 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +32.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £268 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +46.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £13.19 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £26.75 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 +3 23 £325 +8.33% 8
North Yorkshire +8 3 £275 - 3
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (25.97%) .NET
3 20 (25.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
5 16 (20.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 13 (16.88%) Project Management
7 13 (16.88%) ITIL
7 13 (16.88%) SQL
8 12 (15.58%) Windows
8 12 (15.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 12 (15.58%) Office 365
9 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (14.29%) C#
9 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 11 (14.29%) Migration
9 11 (14.29%) PMO
10 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (12.99%) MS Visio
11 9 (11.69%) CRM
11 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
11 9 (11.69%) HTML
11 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
11 9 (11.69%) MSTest
11 9 (11.69%) Functional Testing
11 9 (11.69%) Degree
11 9 (11.69%) Manual Testing
12 8 (10.39%) Kanban
12 8 (10.39%) MS Project Server

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 20 (25.97%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (20.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.39%) MS Project Server
4 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (5.19%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.90%) Apache
6 3 (3.90%) CMS
6 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.60%) IIS
7 2 (2.60%) Plone
7 2 (2.60%) SilverStripe
8 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.30%) Drupal
8 1 (1.30%) Liferay
8 1 (1.30%) LiveCycle
8 1 (1.30%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (12.99%) MS Visio
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (2.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Yammer
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
1 4 (5.19%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) DHCP
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) Skype
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.69%) MSTest
4 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) Ant
6 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) Hudson
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.09%) Advertising
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Developer
3 9 (11.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Administrator
4 8 (10.39%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Tester
5 7 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 6 (7.79%) SharePoint Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Architect
8 3 (3.90%) CRM Specialist
8 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
8 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) .NET
2 9 (11.69%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) CSS
3 4 (5.19%) XML
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.90%) XSLT
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.60%) jQuery
6 1 (1.30%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.30%) Java EE
6 1 (1.30%) JSR 170
6 1 (1.30%) MDX
6 1 (1.30%) React
6 1 (1.30%) Web Services
6 1 (1.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.60%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) ITIL
1 13 (16.88%) Project Management
2 11 (14.29%) Migration
3 9 (11.69%) CRM
3 9 (11.69%) Functional Testing
3 9 (11.69%) Manual Testing
3 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
4 8 (10.39%) Kanban
4 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.79%) BPMN
6 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.79%) Project Governance
6 6 (7.79%) Resource Management
6 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.79%) Statistics
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) C#
3 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.69%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) HNC
5 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) PMO
2 5 (6.49%) SLA
3 3 (3.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.60%) QA
5 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.30%) Netcool
2 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) SCOM
2 1 (1.30%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) Citrix
3 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) EMC
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.30%) Meridio
4 1 (1.30%) Nintex
4 1 (1.30%) OpenText
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Splunk
4 1 (1.30%) Veritas
4 1 (1.30%) Vignette
4 1 (1.30%) Xerox
Leeds
Xiros Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £19.97 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago