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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 27 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.51% 2.03% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.58% 20.00% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £430 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.21% +4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
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
31 30 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.11% 10.17% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 82
Median daily rate £388 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £569 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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
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 8 December 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 +8 3 £438 -23.91% 1
Bedford - 2 £390 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) Business Development
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (50.00%) Presales
5 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (50.00%) SOA
5 9 (50.00%) Linked Data
5 9 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (50.00%) Document Composition
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.56%) ETL
9 1 (5.56%) FTP

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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) ERwin
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
1 10 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Linked Data
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Business Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Document Composition
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
2 9 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus
2 1 (5.56%) Nintex