The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Developer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SharePoint Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Developer 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.45% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.15% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £390 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £440 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £440 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £26.85

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 599 650 710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.30% 95.03% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 409 460
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

SharePoint Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured SharePoint Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Developer in Birmingham

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Developer in Birmingham

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint Developer in Birmingham

SharePoint Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Developer in Birmingham

SharePoint Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, SharePoint Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring SharePoint Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
9 1 (7.69%) SPServices

SharePoint Developer Skill Set
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 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (7.69%) COM
7 1 (7.69%) RESTful
7 1 (7.69%) SPServices
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
1 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
1 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
1 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Web Development
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCPD
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft