The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 23 June 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 52 23
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.87% 1.13% 4.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 4.26% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £150 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.82% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50%  

SharePoint 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 Shropshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 64 94 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 36.78% 26.55% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 20
Median daily rate £510 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.89% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £370 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £504 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Shropshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Shropshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Shropshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Telford +16 4 £150 - 1
SharePoint
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (50.00%) Break/Fix
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (20.00%) Content Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Advertising
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (20.00%) Content Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft