The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 101 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.14% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £244 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.32 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
402 337 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.63% 15.59% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 183 142
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 29
Average hourly rate £16.85 £21.00 £19.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +8.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the West Midlands region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SharePoint 2013
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Warwickshire - 3 £374 - 2
Birmingham -5 2 £359 - 1
Solihull - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
SharePoint 2013
England

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (37.50%) CRM
6 9 (37.50%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (33.33%) WCF
7 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 7 (29.17%) IIS
8 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (25.00%) Migration
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery
11 4 (16.67%) Intranet
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.67%) Office 365
12 3 (12.50%) RESTful
12 3 (12.50%) SQL
12 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
13 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
13 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (8.33%) Web Services
13 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (45.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (29.17%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) OLAP
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SSDT
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (29.17%) CRM Developer
4 6 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) CRM
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle