The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 50 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.08% 1.60% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £475 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £475 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.08%
SharePoint 2013
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 125 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.59% 17.56% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 65 69
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Birmingham region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2013.

1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) CRM
6 5 (21.74%) Workflow
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Validation
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security
7 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) CRM Architect
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
3 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 3 (13.04%) REST
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.04%) WCF
6 3 (13.04%) ServiceStack
7 2 (8.70%) NancyFx
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.70%) OAuth
7 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) BPR
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Telerik
2 3 (13.04%) Nintex