The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server 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 Server over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 48 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.20% 0.89% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -68.15%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 30 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.31% 13.39% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 30
Average daily rate £350 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
SharePoint Server
East of England

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
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 Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - - 2
Dunstable - - - -
Luton - - - -
SharePoint Server
East of England

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft