The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 44 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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 £30.00 £28.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -32.33%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.36% 20.94% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 29
Average daily rate £419 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £160 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint 2010
East of England

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Bedfordshire region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -14 1 £425 -
Bedford - - - - 4
SharePoint 2010
East of England

SharePoint 2010
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft