Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 44 72
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28 -30
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 50 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.78% 3.60% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.19% 28.25% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 20
Median daily rate £438 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.31% +5.61%
10th Percentile £223 £138 £259
90th Percentile £493 £559 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £379
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.61% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £18.50 - £14.50
90th Percentile £19.50 - £22.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £44.80 £15.00
% change year-on-year -57.59% +198.67% -51.61%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 84 177 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.43% 12.74% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 108 135
Median daily rate £413 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% -1.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £212 £268
90th Percentile £550 £550 £583
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +5.45% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +33.33% +5.52%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +77.42% -13.89%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Birmingham

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Birmingham

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Birmingham over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Birmingham

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Azure
3 10 (45.45%) Office 365
4 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) Legal
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (22.73%) OneDrive
5 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (18.18%) Learning Management System
6 4 (18.18%) German Language
6 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) Intranet
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Document Management
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
7 3 (13.64%) JIRA
7 3 (13.64%) AWS
7 3 (13.64%) Power Platform
8 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation

SharePoint
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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Azure
2 10 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) OneDrive
4 3 (13.64%) AWS
4 3 (13.64%) Power Platform
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (4.55%) G Suite
5 1 (4.55%) PowerApps
5 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) German Language
2 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Data Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Audit Manager
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Online Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) ADO
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Learning Management System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Document Management
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) DevSecOps
4 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) VMware