The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank - 54 55
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.85% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £368
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +7.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +73.33%
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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
165 118 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.51% 18.67% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 82 62
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the Birmingham region.

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint Server
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) FxCop
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) FxCop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript