The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 9 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 1.38% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 10.94% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £294 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +26.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £218 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £279
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -13.09%
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
45 64 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.06% 12.60% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 18
Average daily rate £300 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £486 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
Luton +21 6 £425 +70.00%
SharePoint
East of England

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint 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.

1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (19.23%) MS Project
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (15.38%) Office 365
7 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.54%) SLA
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (19.23%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Business One
1 1 (3.85%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) ADSL
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) CorVu
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planner
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) MDX
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PMP
1 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Mitel
4 1 (3.85%) RightFax
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) Metastorm
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