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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 30 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 29 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.28% 6.12% 2.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.66% 34.91% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 8
Average daily rate £404 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £350 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
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
113 106 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.67% 17.52% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 46
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.00 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £10.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (34.62%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (25.00%) CRM
7 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 12 (23.08%) HTML
8 10 (19.23%) Workflow
8 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (19.23%) Degree
9 9 (17.31%) HTML5
9 9 (17.31%) Office 365
9 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
9 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (17.31%) Windows
10 8 (15.38%) DTS
10 8 (15.38%) EDI
10 8 (15.38%) ERP
10 8 (15.38%) SOAP
10 8 (15.38%) Web Services
10 8 (15.38%) XML
10 8 (15.38%) ITIL
10 8 (15.38%) Java
10 8 (15.38%) VB
10 8 (15.38%) Intranet
10 8 (15.38%) EAI
10 8 (15.38%) SOA

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.92%) Confluence
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (5.77%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Intranet
2 3 (5.77%) Extranet
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.38%) DTS
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Advertising
2 3 (5.77%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Applications Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.85%) DBA
9 2 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Office 365 Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 9 (17.31%) HTML5
4 8 (15.38%) EDI
4 8 (15.38%) REST
4 8 (15.38%) SOAP
4 8 (15.38%) Web Services
4 8 (15.38%) XML
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
7 2 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
1 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) CRM
2 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.23%) Workflow
3 9 (17.31%) Analytics
4 8 (15.38%) EAI
4 8 (15.38%) ERP
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) SOA
5 7 (13.46%) Project Management
5 7 (13.46%) Software Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Data Governance
6 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Document Management
8 3 (5.77%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) VB
3 8 (15.38%) XPath
4 7 (13.46%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.77%) VBScript
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) NFS
2 3 (5.77%) Samba
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
1 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Nintex
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Lotus
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Dell KACE
5 1 (1.92%) Endeca
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.92%) Sage
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago