The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 42 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.10% 1.33% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 9.68% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£321 £271 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.29% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -1.72%
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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
90 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.78% 13.78% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 17
Average daily rate £300 £275 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 £31.24 £20.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.66% +52.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £28.60 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £32.70 £56.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Blackpool -4 4 £329 +26.00%
SharePoint 2010
North West

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Stellent
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Compaq
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) InfoPath
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenServer
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Stellent
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Compaq
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Nintex