The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 32 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.59% 0.82% 4.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.56% 4.55% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £313 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £413 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £331
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-39.23% +14.28%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
45 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.67% 18.03% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 19
Average daily rate £350 £285 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -34.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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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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
Liverpool +4 6 £300 - 1
SharePoint 2010
North West

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MS Project
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) MS Project Server
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) Information Governance

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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%) MS Project Server
3 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Project
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy