Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 37 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 +34 -27
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 30 66 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.13% 5.97% 1.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.54% 38.82% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 16
Median daily rate £338 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +12.18% -4.06%
10th Percentile £211 £194 £225
90th Percentile £475 £700 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £439 £384
% change year-on-year -17.38% +14.33% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -30.81%

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 74 170 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.65% 15.38% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 119 105
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £209 £213 £179
90th Percentile £520 £658 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £418
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 14
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.27% +42.59%
Median hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +203.57% -6.67% -25.00%

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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021, 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 19 (63.33%) Office 365
2 10 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 10 (33.33%) Azure
3 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (20.00%) S/MIME
6 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) SMTP
6 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) Perl
6 6 (20.00%) Unix
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (20.00%) SUSE
6 6 (20.00%) CentOS
6 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (20.00%) IMAP
6 6 (20.00%) Proofpoint
6 6 (20.00%) Open Source
6 6 (20.00%) DocuSign
6 6 (20.00%) Mailman
7 5 (16.67%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) C#

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 6 (20.00%) Mailman
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) Office 365
2 10 (33.33%) Azure
2 10 (33.33%) OneDrive
3 3 (10.00%) AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 3 (10.00%) PowerApps
4 2 (6.67%) GCP
4 2 (6.67%) ShareGate
5 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) IMAP
1 6 (20.00%) S/MIME
1 6 (20.00%) SMTP
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) Intranet
5 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Architect
1 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Access Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Migration Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) React
3 3 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) SailPoint
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Vue.js
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) CentOS
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (20.00%) SUSE
2 6 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) Project Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Document Management
5 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (10.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) APMG
3 1 (3.33%) IIBA
3 1 (3.33%) MCPD
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) DocuSign
1 6 (20.00%) Proofpoint
1 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Nintex