The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 69 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 72 113 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.53% 4.44% 4.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.53% 22.87% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 53
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £36.50 £26.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.96% +67.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SharePoint
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
532 494 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.71% 19.43% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 294 203
Median daily rate £400 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 39
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £29.00 £24.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint
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 across the West Midlands region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SharePoint
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 across the West Midlands region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SharePoint
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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 -12 23 £350 -22.22% 5
Coventry -7 11 £388 +17.42% 10
Solihull -8 8 £225 - 2
Warwickshire -8 8 £375 +25.00%
Staffordshire -3 4 £344 -8.33%
Shropshire -41 3 £288 -19.01%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Wolverhampton -3 1 £325 -10.71%
Worcestershire -10 1 £650 +85.71% 1
Wednesbury - 1 £158 -
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 69 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 68 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 56 (31.11%) .NET
4 51 (28.33%) SQL
5 41 (22.78%) MS Excel
6 38 (21.11%) Migration
6 38 (21.11%) Office 365
7 37 (20.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (20.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (20.00%) Windows
9 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (16.11%) C#
11 27 (15.00%) CRM
11 27 (15.00%) Active Directory
12 24 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 23 (12.78%) Project Management
14 22 (12.22%) MS Office
15 21 (11.67%) HTML
15 21 (11.67%) JavaScript
15 21 (11.67%) PowerShell
16 20 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (10.56%) ASP.NET
17 19 (10.56%) XML
17 19 (10.56%) MS PowerPoint
18 17 (9.44%) MS Project
18 17 (9.44%) Security Cleared
18 17 (9.44%) Tableau
19 15 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
19 15 (8.33%) Relational Database

SharePoint
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 15 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.89%) IIS
4 7 (3.89%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.22%) Apache
6 4 (2.22%) NServiceBus
6 4 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.11%) CMS
7 2 (1.11%) FileNet
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.22%) MS Office
3 19 (10.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (9.44%) MS Project
5 7 (3.89%) InfoPath
5 7 (3.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.11%) Office 365
2 24 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.00%) IaaS
4 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.78%) Yammer
5 2 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) Intranet
2 8 (4.44%) Internet
3 5 (2.78%) LAN
4 4 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 4 (2.22%) Extranet
4 4 (2.22%) Network Security
4 4 (2.22%) SSH
4 4 (2.22%) SSL
4 4 (2.22%) WAN
5 3 (1.67%) DHCP
6 2 (1.11%) DNS
6 2 (1.11%) Firewall
6 2 (1.11%) SAN
6 2 (1.11%) VoIP
7 1 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.56%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) Wireless
7 1 (0.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 37 (20.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (20.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.78%) MS Access
8 4 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (2.22%) DTS
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.67%) Power BI
9 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.22%) FxCop
4 4 (2.22%) JIRA
4 4 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.22%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.11%) PVCS
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.56%) MSI
6 1 (0.56%) Selenium
6 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Back Office
3 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.22%) Advertising
4 4 (2.22%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Legal
5 3 (1.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.11%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Avionics
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Military
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (25.56%) Developer
2 24 (13.33%) Analyst
3 18 (10.00%) Architect
4 15 (8.33%) Consultant
4 15 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 13 (7.22%) SharePoint Architect
6 12 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.56%) Administrator
8 10 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.89%) SharePoint Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Coordinator
10 6 (3.33%) IT Manager
11 5 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (2.78%) Project Analyst
11 5 (2.78%) SharePoint Project Manager
12 4 (2.22%) DevOps Consultant
12 4 (2.22%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (31.11%) .NET
2 21 (11.67%) HTML
3 19 (10.56%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.56%) XML
4 14 (7.78%) CSS
5 11 (6.11%) Web Services
6 10 (5.56%) jQuery
7 9 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.44%) SOAP
9 7 (3.89%) HTML5
10 5 (2.78%) EDI
11 4 (2.22%) REST
11 4 (2.22%) RESTful
11 4 (2.22%) SAML
11 4 (2.22%) WCF
11 4 (2.22%) XSD
11 4 (2.22%) XSLT
12 3 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.67%) MDX
13 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (6.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.67%) Social Media
3 3 (1.67%) Statistics
4 2 (1.11%) Clustering
4 2 (1.11%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.11%) NHS
4 2 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.56%) FMCG
5 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.00%) Windows
2 24 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.89%) Linux
4 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.11%) Unix
6 2 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.11%) Migration
2 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.00%) CRM
4 23 (12.78%) Project Management
5 20 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (6.11%) Change Management
6 11 (6.11%) Configuration Management
6 11 (6.11%) Scrum
6 11 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 10 (5.56%) ETL
7 10 (5.56%) ITIL
7 10 (5.56%) Workflow
8 9 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (5.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 8 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (28.33%) SQL
2 29 (16.11%) C#
3 21 (11.67%) JavaScript
3 21 (11.67%) PowerShell
4 11 (6.11%) Java
5 10 (5.56%) VB
6 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.78%) VBScript
8 4 (2.22%) C
8 4 (2.22%) XAML
8 4 (2.22%) XPath
9 3 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.44%) Degree
2 8 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.22%) MCAD
4 4 (2.22%) MCITP
4 4 (2.22%) MCSD
4 4 (2.22%) MCTS
5 2 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) CIPD
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.78%) SLA
3 4 (2.22%) QA
4 2 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) SCOM
2 6 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.33%) Puppet
3 3 (1.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) DameWare
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.56%) SCSM
4 1 (0.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 68 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.44%) Tableau
3 10 (5.56%) Oracle
4 8 (4.44%) SAP
5 7 (3.89%) VMware
6 5 (2.78%) F5
7 4 (2.22%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.67%) Citrix
8 3 (1.67%) HP
8 3 (1.67%) Infor
8 3 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.11%) IBM
9 2 (1.11%) NetApp
10 1 (0.56%) Amdocs
10 1 (0.56%) Dell KACE
10 1 (0.56%) Finjan
10 1 (0.56%) Google
10 1 (0.56%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.56%) Meridio
10 1 (0.56%) Talend
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