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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / Midlands
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.57% 4.00% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 31.25% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £469 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%

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 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.93% 12.80% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £450 £500 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

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 16 January 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 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) CRM
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework

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 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MSTest
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) MSBuild
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) CRM Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Communications Manager
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) COM
3 2 (22.22%) MSMQ
3 2 (22.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Case Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) Infor
4 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (22.22%) VMware