Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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 Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 177 188
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.92% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
West Midlands median daily rate - £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
England median daily rate £320 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -14.67% +15.38% -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year - -61.29% +129.63%

SharePoint Server 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 776 653 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.87% 13.85% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 438 452
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £261 £206 £220
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.58 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.00 £45.50 £26.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SharePoint Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in the West Midlands

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in the West Midlands