The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.90% 2.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £463 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +31.57%
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 Staffordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.74% 3.73% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 15
Median daily rate £450 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 3 £475 -
Burton-upon-Trent 0 1 £203 -26.36%
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) e-Learning
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (31.25%) Canon
4 5 (31.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (18.75%) Information Management
6 3 (18.75%) Publishing
6 3 (18.75%) Migration

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Data Lake Analytics
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
4 2 (12.50%) HDInsight
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PMO
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) e-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) CESG
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) OOP
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
1 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Information Exploitation
2 3 (18.75%) Information Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Canon
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) VMware