The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 46 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.53% 3.95% 4.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.82% 28.89% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 22
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £590 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
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
136 90 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.32% 13.66% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 79
Median daily rate £430 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.21 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% +40.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 54 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (41.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (38.67%) Office 365
4 20 (26.67%) CRM
4 20 (26.67%) Finance
5 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (18.67%) Business Development
6 14 (18.67%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (17.33%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (17.33%) Manufacturing
7 13 (17.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (17.33%) Public Cloud
8 12 (16.00%) MS Office
9 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
10 10 (13.33%) Advertising
10 10 (13.33%) Skype
10 10 (13.33%) Skype for Business
11 9 (12.00%) Migration
11 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.00%) .NET
12 8 (10.67%) SQL
12 8 (10.67%) C#
12 8 (10.67%) HTML
12 8 (10.67%) Identity Management
12 8 (10.67%) DHCP
12 8 (10.67%) DNS
12 8 (10.67%) Yammer
13 7 (9.33%) OneDrive
13 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.67%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (17.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) InfoPath
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (17.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (38.67%) Office 365
3 8 (10.67%) Yammer
4 7 (9.33%) OneDrive
5 6 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Skype
2 8 (10.67%) DHCP
2 8 (10.67%) DNS
3 7 (9.33%) Kerberos
3 7 (9.33%) LDAP
4 6 (8.00%) PBX
4 6 (8.00%) Unified Communications
4 6 (8.00%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Power BI
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) QlikView
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (13.33%) Advertising
4 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.00%) Publishing
6 2 (2.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Architect
2 19 (25.33%) Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 12 (16.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Office 365 Architect
6 6 (8.00%) SharePoint Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Office 365 Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Azure Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Office 365 Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (6.67%) jQuery
3 5 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) LINQ
4 3 (4.00%) WCF
5 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.67%) COM
5 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) XSLT
6 1 (1.33%) CAML
6 1 (1.33%) JSON
6 1 (1.33%) SOAP
6 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.00%) PKI
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) CRM
2 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Business Development
4 9 (12.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) Identity Management
6 6 (8.00%) Application Rationalisation
6 6 (8.00%) Email Filtering
6 6 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Document Management
9 3 (4.00%) Workflow
10 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Content Management
10 2 (2.67%) Mobile Optimisation
10 2 (2.67%) Presales
10 2 (2.67%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) C#
1 8 (10.67%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (2.67%) C
4 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) MCITP
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (8.00%) Nagios
1 6 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.67%) Polycom
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix
4 1 (1.33%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £175 - £300 per day
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