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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 40 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 24 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.31% 4.93% 4.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.30% 29.46% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £331 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £6.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -13.58%
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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
103 112 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.19% 16.74% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 59
Average daily rate £400 £325 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £186 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (33.75%) CRM
3 23 (28.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (27.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (25.00%) .NET
6 18 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (21.25%) Finance
7 17 (21.25%) MS Excel
8 16 (20.00%) Project Management
8 16 (20.00%) Migration
9 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (15.00%) SQL
11 11 (13.75%) C#
11 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 10 (12.50%) Windows
12 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 10 (12.50%) Citrix
13 9 (11.25%) HTML
13 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
13 9 (11.25%) Web Services
13 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
14 8 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (10.00%) Network Security
14 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (28.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.75%) Lync
5 2 (2.50%) Mule
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.25%) Documentum
6 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) Office 365
3 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 3 (3.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) Intranet
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.00%) QlikView
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Law
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Architect
3 13 (16.25%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.75%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) PMO Lead
9 3 (3.75%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.75%) CRM Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (11.25%) HTML
2 9 (11.25%) Web Services
2 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
3 8 (10.00%) CSS
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.50%) jQuery
5 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.25%) WCF
6 5 (6.25%) HTML5
6 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.75%) REST
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.75%) ServiceStack
8 2 (2.50%) NancyFx
8 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.50%) OAuth
8 2 (2.50%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Replication
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) VMS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) CRM
2 18 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.00%) Migration
3 16 (20.00%) Project Management
4 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.00%) Workflow
5 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.50%) Dependency Management
8 5 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.25%) ERP
8 5 (6.25%) ITIL
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.25%) Validation
8 5 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.00%) Information Security
9 4 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) C#
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.50%) C
5 2 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PMP
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) XenApp
3 2 (2.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Citrix
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) GoldenSource
4 4 (5.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.75%) Telerik
5 3 (3.75%) Nintex
6 1 (1.25%) Veeam
6 1 (1.25%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) OpenText
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
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