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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 8.85% 0.83% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 83.33% 10.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +1.03% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £23.75 £25.70
% change year-on-year +14.73% -7.58%  

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 12 10 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 10.62% 8.26% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £350 £446 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.48% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 29 March 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Management

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 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
2 3 (27.27%) Project Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Project Support Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Project Support Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) People Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Capita
2 1 (9.09%) VMware