The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.74% 2.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
-16.08% -
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 106 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.34% 17.46% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 65 49
Average daily rate £320 £310 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Average hourly rate £11.85 £12.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £126.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
SharePoint 2013
West Midlands

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 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory