The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 20 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.68% 3.55% 3.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 20.59% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +18.05%
SharePoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.37% 17.26% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 17 (89.47%) CRM
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Zachman Framework
3 15 (78.95%) TOGAF
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (78.95%) Business Analysis
3 15 (78.95%) SDLC
4 13 (68.42%) Office 365
5 12 (63.16%) Skype for Business
5 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (63.16%) Yammer
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
5 12 (63.16%) Document Management
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (63.16%) Integration Testing
5 12 (63.16%) Infor
5 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (63.16%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (63.16%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Office 365
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (63.16%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MSTest
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
General
1 12 (63.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) CRM Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) CRM Architect
3 5 (26.32%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) CRM Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) COM
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) CRM
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Business Analysis
3 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (78.95%) SDLC
3 15 (78.95%) TOGAF
3 15 (78.95%) Zachman Framework
4 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (63.16%) Case Management
4 12 (63.16%) Data Management
4 12 (63.16%) Document Management
4 12 (63.16%) Integration Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Presales
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.79%) SOLID
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Infor
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (63.16%) SAP