Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 49 45
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.42% 1.82% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.55% 11.11% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 9
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £200 £230
90th Percentile £550 £471 £468
East of England median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.73 £23.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -16.06% -1.05% -11.21%

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 110 108 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.00% 16.39% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 83 77
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £276 £281 £188
90th Percentile £584 £575 £597
East of England median daily rate £450 £446 £413
% change year-on-year +0.90% +8.12% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £35.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -10.59% - -9.57%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Dunstable +5 8 £436 +24.64%
Luton -4 3 £550 +175.00% 1
Bedford 0 2 £363 +81.25%
SharePoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Confluence
5 5 (18.52%) EqualLogic
5 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
5 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
5 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
5 5 (18.52%) SCCM
5 5 (18.52%) SCOM
5 5 (18.52%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
5 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (18.52%) NAS
5 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) VBScript
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) Dell
5 5 (18.52%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) CommVault
5 5 (18.52%) NetApp
5 5 (18.52%) Veritas

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 (22.22%) Confluence
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (7.41%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
1 5 (18.52%) NAS
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) OLAP
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Project Support Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
1 3 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Data Science
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
6 2 (7.41%) ETL Development
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Scorecard
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
1 5 (18.52%) VBScript
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCSA
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) PMO
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) Terminal Services
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
1 5 (18.52%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) CommVault
2 5 (18.52%) Dell
2 5 (18.52%) EqualLogic
2 5 (18.52%) HP
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) NetApp
2 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
2 5 (18.52%) Veritas
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Infor
6 1 (3.70%) Nintex
6 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow