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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 55 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£359 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.32 -
SharePoint 2013
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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
102 78 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 12.83% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 27
Average daily rate £350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -33.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) HTML
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (66.67%) WCF
6 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (58.33%) CRM
6 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (58.33%) IIS
6 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (33.33%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) Office 365
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) OO
10 1 (8.33%) Intranet
10 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (8.33%) Web Services
10 1 (8.33%) XSL
10 1 (8.33%) XSLT

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) CRM Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Consultant
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XSL
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft