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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 18 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.54% 2.35% 4.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 14.29% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +31.57%
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
10 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.69% 16.47% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 4
Median daily rate £500 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

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 10 December 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 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) CRM
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (81.82%) Business Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Zachman Framework
2 9 (81.82%) TOGAF
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) SAP
4 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (63.64%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Retail
5 6 (54.55%) Data Management
5 6 (54.55%) Document Management
5 6 (54.55%) Infor
5 6 (54.55%) Office 365

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 7 (63.64%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 6 (54.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) CRM Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) CRM Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Communications Manager
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) COM
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) CRM
2 9 (81.82%) Business Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (81.82%) TOGAF
2 9 (81.82%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Case Management
3 6 (54.55%) Data Management
3 6 (54.55%) Document Management
3 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (54.55%) Infor
5 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (9.09%) VMware