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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / Midlands
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.35% 3.87% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 42.11% 22.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £450 £374 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.77 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+80.07% -11.70%

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
19 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.08% 17.13% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 13
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 27 February 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) MS Project
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V

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 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (41.67%) MS Project
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 2 (16.67%) MSTest
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Product Owner
1 5 (41.67%) Digital Product Owner
1 5 (41.67%) Product Owner
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) SAML
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Infor