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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 15 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.25% 1.60% 10.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.03% 9.52% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£270 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 - £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.49%
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
29 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 20.14% 16.80% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 10
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £13.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

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
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 4 August 2015. 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
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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 -5 2 £240 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £288 -
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Intranet
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
5 2 (15.38%) Lync
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Moodle
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Moodle
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Military
1 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Moodle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu