The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 17 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.90% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 5.00% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.89% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.87%

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

Application Platforms Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 20 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.38% 10.47% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 45
Median daily rate £365 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
2 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) Linked Data
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 9 (64.29%) Virtual Servers
2 9 (64.29%) Document Composition
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ERwin
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
1 10 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Collaboration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Linked Data
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Document Composition
2 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Dell
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus