The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 19 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.47% 2.69% 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.56% 15.87% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £322 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.57 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £17.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+25.35% -8.97%
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 Coventry region.

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 63 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.18% 16.94% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 8
Average daily rate £354 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £463 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £19.57 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 8 (20.51%) ITIL
7 8 (20.51%) Office 365
8 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (15.38%) Change Management
9 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.38%) CRM
10 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
10 5 (12.82%) HTML
10 5 (12.82%) CSS
10 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (10.26%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) Migration
11 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) PowerPivot
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) NAS
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) MS Access
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.13%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Office 365 Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) CAML
6 1 (2.56%) Spring.NET
6 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.56%) MDX
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) XSLT
6 1 (2.56%) Flash
6 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) EPoS
2 1 (2.56%) PDA
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) CRM
2 6 (15.38%) Change Management
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.13%) User Stories
6 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Dell
2 1 (2.56%) NetApp
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Cognos
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco
2 1 (2.56%) IBM