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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
England / West Midlands
Rank 44 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 84 111 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.54% 4.28% 5.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.45% 23.17% 28.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 79 53
Median daily rate £350 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +7.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £270 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 - £24.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.77 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+80.07% -11.15%

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
306 479 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.90% 18.47% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 263 206
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 26
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £19.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

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 26 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 30 £390 -11.36% 5
Warwickshire -2 15 £293 -26.87% 1
Coventry -20 13 £312 -22.00% 6
Solihull - 8 £350 - 1
Shropshire +23 5 £340 +51.11% 1
Staffordshire -2 4 £425 +54.54% 1
Herefordshire -10 2 £650 +52.94% 1
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 102 (51.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (27.50%) Office 365
4 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (19.50%) Finance
6 35 (17.50%) MS Excel
7 34 (17.00%) MS Office
8 33 (16.50%) .NET
9 27 (13.50%) Active Directory
10 26 (13.00%) Migration
10 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
10 26 (13.00%) Windows
11 25 (12.50%) PMO
12 24 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (12.00%) C#
12 24 (12.00%) CRM
13 23 (11.50%) Dynamics CRM
13 23 (11.50%) Dynamics AX
14 22 (11.00%) MS Project
14 22 (11.00%) Security Cleared
15 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
15 21 (10.50%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (10.00%) SQL
16 20 (10.00%) Business Development
16 20 (10.00%) Public Cloud
17 19 (9.50%) Manufacturing
17 19 (9.50%) HTML
17 19 (9.50%) MVC
18 18 (9.00%) Visual Studio
19 17 (8.50%) CSS

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 24 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (10.50%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (6.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (6.00%) Skype for Business
5 11 (5.50%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.00%) CMS
7 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.00%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.00%) WordPress
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Papyrus
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 34 (17.00%) MS Office
3 22 (11.00%) MS Project
4 16 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (6.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.00%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (11.50%) Dynamics AX
1 23 (11.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Workfront
3 1 (0.50%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 56 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (27.50%) Office 365
3 10 (5.00%) OneDrive
4 7 (3.50%) SaaS
4 7 (3.50%) Yammer
5 6 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.50%) G Suite
7 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) DNS
1 11 (5.50%) Skype
2 10 (5.00%) DHCP
2 10 (5.00%) Intranet
3 7 (3.50%) Kerberos
3 7 (3.50%) LDAP
4 6 (3.00%) PBX
4 6 (3.00%) Unified Communications
4 6 (3.00%) VoIP
5 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 2 (1.00%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) WAN
6 1 (0.50%) Firewall
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.00%) Power BI
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.00%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) QlikView
6 1 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.50%) JIRA
4 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.50%) StarTeam
General
1 39 (19.50%) Finance
2 19 (9.50%) Manufacturing
3 15 (7.50%) Advertising
4 9 (4.50%) Publishing
5 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.00%) Legal
7 3 (1.50%) Local Government
8 2 (1.00%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (24.50%) Developer
2 45 (22.50%) Architect
3 27 (13.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 26 (13.00%) Administrator
5 20 (10.00%) Analyst
6 19 (9.50%) Dynamics AX Architect
7 18 (9.00%) SharePoint Administrator
8 15 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.50%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (5.00%) Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) Project Manager
12 8 (4.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.00%) Project Planner
13 7 (3.50%) Office 365 Architect
14 6 (3.00%) Azure Architect
14 6 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (3.00%) Office 365 Consultant
14 6 (3.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.50%) .NET
2 19 (9.50%) HTML
3 17 (8.50%) CSS
4 16 (8.00%) jQuery
5 15 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.00%) Web Services
7 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (3.50%) REST
8 6 (3.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.00%) XML
9 5 (2.50%) SOAP
9 5 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.00%) Ajax
10 4 (2.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (2.00%) Classic ASP
10 4 (2.00%) COM
10 4 (2.00%) Marionette.js
10 4 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (1.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.50%) e-Learning
3 7 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.00%) PKI
5 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.50%) Clustering
5 3 (1.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.50%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) PMI
7 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.00%) Windows
2 10 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.00%) Unix
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (13.00%) Migration
3 24 (12.00%) CRM
4 20 (10.00%) Business Development
5 19 (9.50%) MVC
6 16 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (7.00%) Project Management
8 12 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.00%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.00%) Time Management
10 9 (4.50%) Change Management
10 9 (4.50%) Identity Management
10 9 (4.50%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (4.50%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (3.50%) Information Exploitation
12 7 (3.50%) Information Management
12 7 (3.50%) Web Development
13 6 (3.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (12.00%) C#
3 20 (10.00%) SQL
4 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.50%) C
7 2 (1.00%) Java
8 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.50%) VB
8 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.50%) VBA
8 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (11.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.50%) Degree
3 5 (2.50%) MCITP
4 4 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.00%) ISEB
6 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.00%) MCSA
6 2 (1.00%) MCSE
7 1 (0.50%) MCPD
7 1 (0.50%) MCSD
7 1 (0.50%) MCTS
7 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.50%) PMO
2 5 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.50%) COSO
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.50%) P3O
3 3 (1.50%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (13.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (3.00%) Nagios
1 6 (3.00%) SCOM
2 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.50%) Netcool
2 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (51.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (2.00%) Citrix
3 4 (2.00%) SAP
4 3 (1.50%) Canon
4 3 (1.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.50%) VMware
5 2 (1.00%) Casewise
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle
5 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco
6 1 (0.50%) Dell
6 1 (0.50%) EMC
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Intel
6 1 (0.50%) NetApp
6 1 (0.50%) Remedy
6 1 (0.50%) Veritas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 4 days ago