The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 116 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 13 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.83% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 4.84% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £267 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £17.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -37.27%
SharePoint 2010
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
454 475 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.76% 17.04% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 233 144
Average daily rate £378 £359 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 20
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.18 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £113.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Berkshire region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Berkshire region.

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 9 £288 -22.03% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £450 -
Newbury -6 1 - -
Slough - - - -
Thatcham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
SharePoint 2010
South East

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010.

1 51 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 46 (90.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 33 (64.71%) CRM
5 32 (62.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 31 (60.78%) SQL
7 28 (54.90%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
7 28 (54.90%) Dynamics AX
7 28 (54.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (52.94%) Lync
8 27 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (52.94%) Clustering
9 26 (50.98%) .NET
9 26 (50.98%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V
11 20 (39.22%) Application Packaging
12 17 (33.33%) SOA
13 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
15 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (9.80%) XML
16 5 (9.80%) C#
16 5 (9.80%) HTML
16 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
16 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 46 (90.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 28 (54.90%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (54.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (52.94%) Lync
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (5.88%) CMS
6 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (62.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (54.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Architect
2 30 (58.82%) Technical Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Architect
8 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.96%) SQL DBA
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) Application Packaging
3 5 (9.80%) XML
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) jQuery
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.84%) CSS
5 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.88%) WPF
6 1 (1.96%) WCF
6 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (52.94%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) CRM
2 27 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (33.33%) SOA
4 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.96%) Workflow
8 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.96%) Document Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) ETL
8 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) C#
2 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.96%) Informatica
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle