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 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 17 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.47% 6.74% 3.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.44% 36.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Median daily rate £344 £375 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £440 £325
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 Staffordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.56% 18.65% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 6
Median daily rate £288 £375 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +51.85%
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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 2 £438 -
SharePoint
West Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) ERP

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft