Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 November 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.98% 4.24% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 66.67% 48.65% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% +76.47%
10th Percentile £211 £249 £335
90th Percentile £425 £505 £418
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £21.47 £25.00
% change year-on-year +51.41% -14.14% +48.37%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 27 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.47% 8.71% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.87% -0.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £219 £190 £208
90th Percentile £440 £501 £393
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -3.03% -19.51%
10th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £14.85
90th Percentile £50.00 £16.50 £18.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Staffordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +11 15 £363 -27.50%
Stafford +4 1 - -
SharePoint
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Power BI
3 9 (50.00%) Office 365
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (44.44%) Tableau
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (38.89%) ETL
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (27.78%) Information Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
7 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (22.22%) Data Management
8 4 (22.22%) Complex ETL
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
9 3 (16.67%) Subversion
9 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (5.56%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Power BI
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
4 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.56%) HDInsight
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) NHS BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ETL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Information Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Complex ETL
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
2 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard