The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.56% 6.67% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
SharePoint
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.51% 22.22% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate £170 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedford region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#