Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 124 69
Rank change year-on-year +21 -55 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 109 60 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.19% 1.43% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.03% 9.49% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 35 91
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £213 £181 £203
90th Percentile £475 £395 £413
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.42 £19.97 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.25% -8.18% -1.14%
10th Percentile £14.90 £12.00 £11.38
90th Percentile £41.78 £35.70 £26.25
England median hourly rate £22.10 £24.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year -10.72% +1.02% +10.11%

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 777 632 1,073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.64% 15.03% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 380 694
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.05% +15.50%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £252
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.24% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £34.55 £29.30 £25.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -0.08% +5.26%

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 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 68 £383 +17.69% 29
South Yorkshire +8 22 £425 +54.55% 5
North Yorkshire 0 14 £250 +19.05% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
SharePoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.02%) Windows
4 21 (19.27%) Business Analysis
4 21 (19.27%) Office 365
5 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Excel
6 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
6 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
7 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (15.60%) Windows Server
8 16 (14.68%) Project Management
8 16 (14.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 15 (13.76%) ITIL
10 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (12.84%) PMO
11 13 (11.93%) Service Management
11 13 (11.93%) Finance
12 12 (11.01%) Migration
12 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.01%) Degree
12 12 (11.01%) SQL
13 11 (10.09%) MS Exchange
13 11 (10.09%) Citrix
13 11 (10.09%) VMware
13 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (9.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
14 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (9.17%) MS Visio

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 11 (10.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (8.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (7.34%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.50%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (4.59%) Confluence
7 4 (3.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (3.67%) Alfresco
7 4 (3.67%) Documentum
7 4 (3.67%) Drupal
7 4 (3.67%) FileNet
7 4 (3.67%) Liferay
7 4 (3.67%) LiveCycle
7 4 (3.67%) LiveLink
8 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.75%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (14.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.83%) Aareon QL
3 2 (1.83%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.92%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.92%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.92%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.92%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.92%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Office 365
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.67%) OneDrive
3 4 (3.67%) SaaS
3 4 (3.67%) Slack
3 4 (3.67%) Trello
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.75%) IaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) LAN
2 8 (7.34%) DNS
2 8 (7.34%) Skype
2 8 (7.34%) WAN
3 7 (6.42%) SAN
4 6 (5.50%) DHCP
4 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.59%) Intranet
6 4 (3.67%) SMS
6 4 (3.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.75%) Firewall
7 3 (2.75%) Network Security
7 3 (2.75%) SSL
8 2 (1.83%) VoIP
9 1 (0.92%) Internet
9 1 (0.92%) IPsec
9 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.92%) MPLS
9 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.59%) MS Access
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.75%) SQLite
6 2 (1.83%) DTS
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.92%) OLAP
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) JIRA
2 3 (2.75%) Ant
2 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) Subversion
2 3 (2.75%) Xcode
3 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Legal
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Marketing
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Back Office
7 2 (1.83%) German Language
7 2 (1.83%) Military
7 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (31.19%) Analyst
2 14 (12.84%) Architect
2 14 (12.84%) Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.34%) Administrator
4 8 (7.34%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Consultant
7 5 (4.59%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Information Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Information Systems Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (4.59%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Systems Architect
8 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) IT Support
8 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
3 5 (4.59%) CSS
3 5 (4.59%) jQuery
3 5 (4.59%) JSON
3 5 (4.59%) XML
4 4 (3.67%) Java EE
4 4 (3.67%) JSR 170
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.75%) Dojo
5 3 (2.75%) Ext JS
5 3 (2.75%) OpenGL
5 3 (2.75%) Sencha Touch
5 3 (2.75%) SOAP
5 3 (2.75%) Spring
5 3 (2.75%) WebGL
6 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.92%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.59%) NHS
3 4 (3.67%) Clustering
3 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.67%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.75%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.83%) Blog
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) CMDB
5 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.83%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.75%) Android
6 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Unix
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.27%) Business Analysis
3 16 (14.68%) Project Management
4 15 (13.76%) ITIL
5 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.93%) Service Management
7 12 (11.01%) Migration
7 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.34%) CRM
8 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.34%) Scrum
8 8 (7.34%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.42%) Change Management
10 6 (5.50%) IT Strategy
10 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.59%) ITSM
11 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 5 (4.59%) User Stories
11 5 (4.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.67%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) C#
4 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.92%) VB
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.34%) MCSE
4 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.75%) CCA
6 3 (2.75%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCNA
7 2 (1.83%) CIPD
7 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.83%) MCITP
7 2 (1.83%) MCSD
7 2 (1.83%) PMP
7 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) PMO
2 5 (4.59%) GxP
3 4 (3.67%) SLA
4 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.83%) QA
5 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.92%) GDPR
5 1 (0.92%) PSD2
5 1 (0.92%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.75%) XenServer
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) SCCM
2 5 (4.59%) SCOM
3 4 (3.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.75%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.83%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.83%) WSUS
6 1 (0.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) Citrix
2 11 (10.09%) VMware
3 9 (8.26%) Sitecore
4 8 (7.34%) SAP
5 7 (6.42%) HP
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.59%) IBM
8 4 (3.67%) Adobe
8 4 (3.67%) FatWire
8 4 (3.67%) Interwoven
8 4 (3.67%) NetApp
8 4 (3.67%) OpenText
8 4 (3.67%) Remedy
8 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.67%) Vignette
8 4 (3.67%) Xerox
9 3 (2.75%) Lotus
9 3 (2.75%) Progress
9 3 (2.75%) Sencha