The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.19% 6.57% 2.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 41.94% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 7
Median daily rate £293 £406 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £218 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +19.04%
SharePoint
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.31% 15.66% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 30
Median daily rate £400 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 4 £255 -53.63% 3
Bedford +1 1 £350 - 1
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Office 365
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (22.22%) XenApp
5 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) MetaFrame
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Android
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (22.22%) MetaFrame
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) IronPort
3 1 (5.56%) Lotus
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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