Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 74 63
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 -22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 119 162 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.78% 2.92% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.15% 16.70% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 137
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +1.56% -8.57%
10th Percentile £176 £209 £213
90th Percentile £450 £457 £460
England median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +4.00% +0.67% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +93.09% +0.70%
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.25 £11.76
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.50 £23.05
England median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £21.60
% change year-on-year -21.57% +18.08% +18.33%

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 694 970 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.19% 17.48% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 588 783
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.32% +5.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £249 £263 £250
90th Percentile £560 £565 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.07 £9.25
90th Percentile £24.60 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +15 88 £325 - 10
South Yorkshire -4 18 £288 -11.54%
East Yorkshire +3 10 £220 -45.00%
North Yorkshire -12 8 £210 -40.00%
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 39 (32.77%) Windows
3 34 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 29 (24.37%) Migration
5 28 (23.53%) SQL
6 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
7 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
8 22 (18.49%) Windows Server
8 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
9 21 (17.65%) PMO
10 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Office
12 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
13 16 (13.45%) Finance
13 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
13 16 (13.45%) Office 365
14 15 (12.61%) IIS
14 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Project
14 15 (12.61%) VMware
15 14 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 14 (11.76%) ITIL
15 14 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Management
17 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (10.08%) Skype for Business
18 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
18 11 (9.24%) Skype
18 11 (9.24%) GDPR

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 34 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
3 15 (12.61%) IIS
4 14 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (10.08%) Skype for Business
6 11 (9.24%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (5.04%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.84%) CMS
9 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (9.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (4.20%) InfoPath
7 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Skype
2 10 (8.40%) DNS
3 8 (6.72%) Intranet
3 8 (6.72%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.36%) LAN
5 3 (2.52%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.52%) SMS
5 3 (2.52%) WAN
6 2 (1.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.84%) Firewall
7 1 (0.84%) Internet
7 1 (0.84%) SAN
7 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Back Office
2 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Analyst
2 17 (14.29%) Administrator
3 14 (11.76%) SharePoint Administrator
3 14 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 11 (9.24%) PMO Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Coordinator
5 10 (8.40%) Project Coordinator
6 9 (7.56%) Developer
7 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (4.20%) IT Technician
9 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) IT Support
10 3 (2.52%) Architect
10 3 (2.52%) Consultant
10 3 (2.52%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.52%) Project Planner
10 3 (2.52%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.68%) Business Analyst
11 2 (1.68%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) .NET
2 8 (6.72%) HTML
3 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (5.04%) REST
3 6 (5.04%) WCF
4 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.84%) Middleware
5 1 (0.84%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.84%) Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.77%) Windows
2 22 (18.49%) Windows Server
3 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.20%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.68%) Linux
5 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.84%) Android
6 1 (0.84%) MVS
6 1 (0.84%) Unix
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.37%) Migration
2 14 (11.76%) ITIL
3 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (9.24%) Project Management
5 10 (8.40%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (7.56%) CRM
6 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.72%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (6.72%) Service Management
8 7 (5.88%) Project Governance
9 6 (5.04%) Business Transformation
9 6 (5.04%) Data Extraction
9 6 (5.04%) Information Governance
9 6 (5.04%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.04%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.20%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.20%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.20%) MVC
11 4 (3.36%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.53%) SQL
2 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.04%) C#
5 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.84%) C
6 1 (0.84%) VB
6 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.40%) MCSE
3 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.65%) PMO
2 11 (9.24%) GDPR
3 4 (3.36%) QA
4 3 (2.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.72%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (6.72%) vSphere
4 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) SCOM
2 8 (6.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) VMware
3 8 (6.72%) NetApp
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco
4 3 (2.52%) Citrix
5 1 (0.84%) Apple
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle
5 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow