The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Coventry region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 39 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.31% 1.76% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.61% 12.12% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +122.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+124.48% +44.11%
Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.02% 14.54% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 25
Average daily rate £398 £108 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+269.76% -73.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £100 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.80 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.64% +170.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint Server
West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SharePoint Server
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau