The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 38 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.67% 3.59% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.04% 25.27% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
SharePoint
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
115 91 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.15% 14.20% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 29
Average daily rate £400 £338 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £171 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £10.55 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £32.75 £13.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint 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.

1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.80%) CRM
3 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
4 24 (29.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
7 19 (23.46%) Migration
8 18 (22.22%) Finance
8 18 (22.22%) .NET
8 18 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (19.75%) Project Management
11 14 (17.28%) SQL
11 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
12 12 (14.81%) Citrix
13 11 (13.58%) Windows
13 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
13 11 (13.58%) Dynamics AX
13 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (13.58%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (12.35%) Network Security
14 10 (12.35%) MS Office
15 9 (11.11%) Programme Management
15 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (9.88%) Replication
16 8 (9.88%) Web Services
16 8 (9.88%) C#
16 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (13.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (8.64%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.70%) Lync
5 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 2 (2.47%) Mule
6 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) Documentum
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (13.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Network Security
2 4 (4.94%) Intranet
3 3 (3.70%) DHCP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) Internet
4 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) QlikView
7 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.23%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Law
2 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Architect
3 13 (16.05%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.17%) PMO Lead
7 5 (6.17%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) CRM Architect
9 3 (3.70%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) Web Services
3 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.64%) HTML
3 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.41%) CSS
5 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
5 4 (4.94%) jQuery
6 3 (3.70%) WCF
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.70%) HTML5
6 3 (3.70%) ServiceStack
7 2 (2.47%) NancyFx
7 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.47%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.23%) LINQ
8 1 (1.23%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.47%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.23%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
5 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) UNIX
2 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SUSE
3 1 (1.23%) HPUX
3 1 (1.23%) Solaris
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) CRM
2 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Migration
4 16 (19.75%) Project Management
5 9 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.88%) Dependency Management
7 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.17%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.17%) Validation
8 5 (6.17%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.17%) ERP
8 5 (6.17%) PRINCE
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security
9 4 (4.94%) Service Management
9 4 (4.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) C#
3 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.47%) C
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) Korn
6 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.47%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) Citrix
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.47%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) Veeam
6 1 (1.23%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.23%) Tableau
6 1 (1.23%) Nintex
6 1 (1.23%) OpenText
6 1 (1.23%) Telerik
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Sun
6 1 (1.23%) Veritas
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