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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.27% 6.33% 5.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 47.37% 43.48% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+25.84% +25.35%
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
19 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.00% 14.56% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 10
Median daily rate £300 £275 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £410 £284
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £500 -
Stafford +2 2 - -
Cannock - 1 £280 -
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (16.67%) Intranet
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Clustering
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Data Lake Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (16.67%) HDInsight
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CESG
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Enrichment
2 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) EMC