Period
to 22 November 2018

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 22 November 2018 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
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 53 46
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 24 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.37% 2.32% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.43% 14.04% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Bedfordshire median daily rate £463 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -20.00% +12.90%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £335
90th Percentile £623 £468 £456
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £27.27 £37.50
% change year-on-year +65.05% -27.29% -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 107 114 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 19.49% 16.55% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 75 69
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £291 £200
90th Percentile £601 £575 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £430 £388
% change year-on-year +4.65% +10.97% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £15.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.34% +1.43%
East of England median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year -9.59% +15.87% +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 22 November 2018.

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 22 November 2018. 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 +11 7 £550 +29.41% 3
Dunstable 0 7 £436 +24.64%
Bedford -5 1 - - 1
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, 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 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (25.00%) Confluence
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) ITSM
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Document Management
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

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 6 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Infor M3
3 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
3 1 (4.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.17%) SMTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) OLAP
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.83%) ITSM
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 4 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) Data Science
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C++
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Infor
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) DocuSign
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens