The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 75 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 2 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 2.59% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 11.60% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 5
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£332 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.46% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £475 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £33.75 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -9.39%
SharePoint 2010
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 181 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.24% 22.32% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 67
Average daily rate £390 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 16
Average hourly rate £15.92 £16.84 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -38.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.75 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £43.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Chester -6 1 £279 -31.95% 1
Warrington -23 1 £385 -6.09%
SharePoint 2010
North West

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (37.50%) MDX
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) C#
8 1 (12.50%) DHTML
8 1 (12.50%) HTML
8 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (12.50%) VB
8 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (12.50%) IIS
8 1 (12.50%) MS Office
8 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (12.50%) QlikView
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) MDX
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
4 1 (12.50%) DHTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware