The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 17 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.85% 2.30% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.92% 18.52% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£175 £450 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -36.66%
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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
37 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.33% 12.44% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Local Government
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) VBA
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Designer
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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