The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 25 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 / Solihull
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 4.35% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.04% -2.38%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20 42 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 24.39% 26.09% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Median daily rate £375 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.96% -9.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £494 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Solihull

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Support Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Support Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) People Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft