The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 55 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 2.11% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 13.98% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £13.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.92% -39.53%
SharePoint 2010
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 93 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.31% 15.07% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 27
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -33.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Nintex
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) WCF
8 1 (10.00%) Use Case
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) XSL
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Nintex
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft