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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 38 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.61% 3.09% 6.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.92% 19.59% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
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
127 97 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.41% 15.80% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 53 40
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £11.93 £16.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.72% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £10.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £23.30 £13.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 1 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 1 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 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) CRM
3 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (29.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 18 (24.00%) .NET
6 18 (24.00%) Migration
7 17 (22.67%) Finance
7 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (22.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (21.33%) Project Management
9 14 (18.67%) SQL
9 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (16.00%) Citrix
10 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (14.67%) Windows
11 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (13.33%) Network Security
12 10 (13.33%) MS Office
12 10 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
12 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
13 9 (12.00%) Programme Management
13 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
14 8 (10.67%) C#
14 8 (10.67%) Replication
14 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (22.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (9.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Mule
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.33%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) Documentum
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Network Security
2 3 (4.00%) DHCP
2 3 (4.00%) DNS
2 3 (4.00%) Intranet
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.33%) QlikView
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Law
3 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 13 (17.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.67%) PMO Lead
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) CRM Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.33%) Web Services
4 6 (8.00%) HTML
4 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.67%) CSS
6 4 (5.33%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.00%) jQuery
7 3 (4.00%) ServiceStack
7 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.67%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.67%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.67%) NancyFx
8 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.67%) WCF
8 2 (2.67%) HTML5
9 1 (1.33%) CSS3
9 1 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.67%) Replication
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.67%) Wiki
4 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) SUSE
3 2 (2.67%) HPUX
3 2 (2.67%) Solaris
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) CRM
2 22 (29.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (24.00%) Migration
4 16 (21.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.67%) Dependency Management
7 6 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.67%) Validation
9 4 (5.33%) Service Management
9 4 (5.33%) MVC
9 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.33%) Workflow
9 4 (5.33%) Information Security
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) C#
3 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.67%) Korn
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) PMP
3 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
3 2 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Citrix
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) GoldenSource
5 3 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.67%) Sun
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas
7 1 (1.33%) Veeam
7 1 (1.33%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.33%) Tableau
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) OpenText
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