Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 92 67
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 -18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 94 95 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.95% 2.19% 2.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.58% 14.44% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 101
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +13.82%
10th Percentile £250 £197 £225
90th Percentile £474 £475 £419
England median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +81.82% +83.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £37.50 £10.26
90th Percentile £31.75 £42.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £19.40 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -25.38% +8.33% +6.67%

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 747 658 1,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.50% 15.19% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 401 706
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.91% +2.42% +17.86%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.49% +14.52% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.25 £28.30 £23.45
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.95%

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 -19 60 £388 +10.71% 16
South Yorkshire +6 19 £406 +16.07% 2
North Yorkshire -5 11 £275 -13.73% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.34%) Office 365
4 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
5 15 (15.96%) Migration
6 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
7 13 (13.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (11.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (11.70%) C#
9 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
9 11 (11.70%) Finance
10 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.64%) SQL
10 10 (10.64%) SDLC
11 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
12 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (8.51%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) Scrum
12 8 (8.51%) .NET
12 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
12 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.51%) Windows 10
12 8 (8.51%) Skype
12 8 (8.51%) PMO
13 7 (7.45%) CSS
13 7 (7.45%) Web Services

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 13 (13.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.13%) CMS
4 2 (2.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.13%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.34%) Office 365
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.19%) IaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.13%) PaaS
5 2 (2.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Yammer
6 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Skype
2 7 (7.45%) Intranet
3 5 (5.32%) SMS
4 4 (4.26%) LAN
4 4 (4.26%) SAN
4 4 (4.26%) WAN
5 3 (3.19%) VPN
6 2 (2.13%) Network Security
6 2 (2.13%) SSL
7 1 (1.06%) 4G
7 1 (1.06%) DHCP
7 1 (1.06%) DNS
7 1 (1.06%) Firewall
7 1 (1.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.06%) IPsec
7 1 (1.06%) MPLS
7 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (4.26%) SSDT
6 3 (3.19%) Power BI
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.13%) DTS
8 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.26%) MSTest
3 4 (4.26%) Selenium
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Military
6 1 (1.06%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) SharePoint Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Consultant
6 6 (6.38%) Support Officer
7 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Information Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Information Systems Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Architect
8 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Project Officer
8 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (3.19%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) CSS
2 7 (7.45%) HTML
2 7 (7.45%) Web Services
3 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.26%) jQuery
5 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.19%) JSON
5 3 (3.19%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (3.19%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.06%) Ajax
6 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.06%) CAML
6 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.26%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.19%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.19%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.13%) Blog
4 2 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
2 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.51%) Windows 10
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.13%) Unix
7 1 (1.06%) Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.06%) VMS
7 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) Migration
3 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.64%) SDLC
4 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
4 8 (8.51%) Project Management
4 8 (8.51%) Scrum
5 7 (7.45%) Service Management
5 7 (7.45%) Test Automation
6 6 (6.38%) CRM
6 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.38%) Workflow
7 4 (4.26%) Content Management
7 4 (4.26%) Functional Testing
7 4 (4.26%) OO
7 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) C#
2 10 (10.64%) SQL
3 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.06%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.38%) MCSE
2 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) CCA
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) PMO
2 3 (3.19%) GDPR
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
1 4 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) Citrix
2 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.32%) VMware
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco
3 3 (3.19%) HP
3 3 (3.19%) SAP
3 3 (3.19%) Tableau
4 2 (2.13%) Aareon
4 2 (2.13%) Lotus
4 2 (2.13%) Nintex
4 2 (2.13%) Remedy
5 1 (1.06%) Apple
5 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.06%) Lumension
5 1 (1.06%) McAfee
5 1 (1.06%) Meraki
5 1 (1.06%) NetApp