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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 122 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 2.36% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £238 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-2.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +124.48%
SharePoint Server
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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
545 381 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.23% 15.94% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 198 133
Average daily rate £375 £336 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 25
Average hourly rate £15.85 £16.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -29.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.30 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.55 £22.40 £55.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Shropshire -12 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
SharePoint Server
England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Maximo
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) CAFM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maximo
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) CAFM
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCPD
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (20.00%) HP