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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 3 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.84% 3.09% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 17.54% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £438 £280 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% +30.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £209 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £375 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 63 57 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 17.55% 17.59% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 28
Median daily rate £425 £413 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +57.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Workflow
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Management
5 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL

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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) HR Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Strategic Management
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Nintex
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