The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Staffordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 14 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.74% 8.85% 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.84% 58.82% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
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£213 £244 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £373 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.35%
Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.57% 15.04% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 13
Average daily rate £213 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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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
Cannock - 2 £213 -
Lichfield - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 2
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Local Government
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) PowerPivot
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) PowerPivot
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Training Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau