The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 17 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.19% 1.99% 6.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 15.38% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £197 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
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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
20 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.99% 12.94% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 13
Average daily rate £238 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) PMP
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (11.11%) iPhone
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) TeleForm
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Metastorm
6 1 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
1 1 (11.11%) TeleForm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Information Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Data Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Information Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMP
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Metastorm
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) RightFax
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle