Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 65 104
Rank change year-on-year -21 +39 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 61 160 108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.19% 3.38% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.97% 20.97% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 112 63
Median daily rate £375 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.81% +9.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £215 £250
90th Percentile £489 £525 £473
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Median hourly rate £21.25 £16.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.87% +15.52% -63.75%
10th Percentile £17.83 £13.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.57 £31.30 £21.76
England median hourly rate £25.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +64.52% -11.43% -35.78%

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 382 763 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.69% 16.13% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 501 507
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £255
90th Percentile £594 £575 £555
England median daily rate £473 £475 £455
% change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 29
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.21 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.13% +8.07% -18.92%
10th Percentile £10.26 £12.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.04 £29.72 £25.25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.61% -1.26% -3.18%

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 2 April 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
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 2 April 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 -21 47 £375 -11.76% 17
South Yorkshire +29 9 £425 +47.83% 7
North Yorkshire -11 2 £375 +20.00%
East Yorkshire +1 1 £190 -29.30%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (26.23%) Migration
5 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (19.67%) Windows
6 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 12 (19.67%) Project Management
6 12 (19.67%) Public Sector
7 11 (18.03%) Azure
7 11 (18.03%) Office 365
8 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
9 9 (14.75%) NHS
9 9 (14.75%) C#
10 8 (13.11%) Data Migration
11 7 (11.48%) Informatics
11 7 (11.48%) Health Informatics
11 7 (11.48%) Power BI
11 7 (11.48%) Electronic Patient Records
11 7 (11.48%) .NET
11 7 (11.48%) Finance
11 7 (11.48%) Power Platform
12 6 (9.84%) ePrescribing
12 6 (9.84%) Project Delivery
12 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (9.84%) PACS
12 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (9.84%) e-Health
12 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis

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 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Azure
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 7 (11.48%) Power Platform
3 5 (8.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.56%) AWS
5 2 (3.28%) GCP
5 2 (3.28%) PowerApps
5 2 (3.28%) ShareGate
6 1 (1.64%) Apigee
6 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.64%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) Skype
3 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) VSAN
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Electronic Patient Records
2 7 (11.48%) Power BI
3 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Postman
2 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.28%) Appium
4 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 12 (19.67%) Public Sector
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Local Government
3 3 (4.92%) Publishing
4 2 (3.28%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Analyst
2 7 (11.48%) Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Coordinator
3 5 (8.20%) IT Support
4 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Information Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Migration Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Support Officer
6 2 (3.28%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Integration Developer
6 2 (3.28%) IT Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.56%) XML
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
4 3 (4.92%) REST
4 3 (4.92%) SOAP
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
4 3 (4.92%) WSDL
4 3 (4.92%) XML Schema
4 3 (4.92%) XSLT
5 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) Universal Windows Platform
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.64%) CSS
6 1 (1.64%) jQuery
6 1 (1.64%) OAuth
6 1 (1.64%) OAuth2
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) NHS
2 6 (9.84%) e-Health
2 6 (9.84%) LIMS
2 6 (9.84%) PACS
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (26.23%) Migration
3 12 (19.67%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.48%) Health Informatics
5 7 (11.48%) Informatics
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.84%) Analytics
6 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) ePrescribing
6 6 (9.84%) Project Delivery
6 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) CRM
8 4 (6.56%) Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.56%) Service Management
8 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.28%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) HL7
2 4 (6.56%) GDPR
2 4 (6.56%) PMO
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
2 3 (4.92%) XenApp
3 2 (3.28%) Firmware
3 2 (3.28%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
1 2 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
1 2 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) VMware
3 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) Dell
4 2 (3.28%) HP
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) McAfee
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.28%) Symantec
4 2 (3.28%) Veeam
4 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) MEDITECH