The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 41 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.40% 2.00% 3.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.08% 7.32% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £225 £138 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -61.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £108 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £168 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -2.56%
SharePoint
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.93% 27.33% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 10
Average daily rate £438 £425 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £109 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.41 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -12 7 £225 +125.00%
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Teamcenter
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) PVCS
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Document Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) PVCS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Communications Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Trainer
2 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planner
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
2 1 (7.69%) PMO Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam