The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Luton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.00% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+124.48% +44.11%
Application Platforms Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.50% 24.66% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 7
Average daily rate £425 £200 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £335 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint Server
Bedfordshire

SharePoint Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SharePoint Server Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SharePoint Server
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SharePoint Server Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SharePoint Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Papyrus
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP