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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 23 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 13 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.55% 3.13% 6.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.55% 23.68% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £344 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £259 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.35 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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
44 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.38% 13.19% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 12
Average daily rate £350 £363 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +27.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £25.52 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.03% +3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) Advertising
5 5 (18.52%) Automotive
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.11%) VBA
7 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (25.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Documentum
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) PowerPivot
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) CA Clarity
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Automotive
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Content Manager
5 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.70%) Software Designer
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Report Writer
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) MDX
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) CRM
1 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Document Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) PMP
1 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 3 (11.11%) PgMP
1 3 (11.11%) APMP
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cadence
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) Nimsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Spiceworks
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Primavera
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) Nintex