The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 127 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.039% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 0.20% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SharePoint Server
England

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
525 510 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.91% 19.94% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 309 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 36
Median hourly rate £11.25 £16.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +3.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £31.40 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
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 Server across the West Midlands region.

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham - 5 - -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) SAML
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 3 (42.86%) SSH
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
1 3 (42.86%) SSH
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) SAML
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCAD
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSD
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) F5
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft