The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.88% 1.19% 9.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 9.09% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £225 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.24% +7.14%
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 Solihull region.

Application Platforms Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 24.39% 13.10% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 8
Median daily rate £440 £344 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £283 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £480 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

SharePoint
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) PMBOK
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Migration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMBOK