The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SharePoint 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2013 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint 2013
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 8 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.29% 0.15% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.76% 0.98% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £250 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.18% +13.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £440 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £440 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

SharePoint 2013 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 82 102 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.20% 15.20% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% -3.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SharePoint 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2013 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2013 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2013 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SharePoint 2013.

1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) MCPD
5 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint 2013
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Designer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (12.50%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCPD
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware