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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 26 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.86% 2.73% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.31% 24.39% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Median daily rate £303 £215 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.69% -47.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £166 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £403 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +7.22%
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
52 41 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.51% 11.20% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 39
Median daily rate £425 £263 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -11.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £154 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +3 4 £280 +43.58%
Bedford +6 1 £350 -6.66%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
3 5 (31.25%) Office 365
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) IaaS
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) PaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server

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 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (12.50%) IBM Domino
6 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Support
2 2 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CCTV
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) SCADA
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (12.50%) MetaFrame
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Lotus
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) IronPort