Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 45 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 12 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.52% 3.17% 3.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 19.61% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
Bedfordshire median daily rate £525 £325 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% -24.42% +22.86%
10th Percentile £358 £300 £325
90th Percentile £638 £433 £456
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £26.52 £37.50
% change year-on-year +69.72% -29.29% -7.41%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 76 102 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.93% 16.19% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 56
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £270 £284 £200
90th Percentile £600 £615 £506
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £15.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £38.38 £31.50
% change year-on-year +9.45% +21.83% +6.78%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Bedfordshire

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 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 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 4 £500 +66.67% 2
Dunstable -3 2 - -
Bedford +2 1 - - 2
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Lean Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) PMO
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) PLM
4 1 (8.33%) PDM
4 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) PKI

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
1 1 (8.33%) Workfront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Application Rationalisation Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Lean Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) DocuSign
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens