The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 100 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 37 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.39% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.52% 7.95% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £42.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -5.26%
SharePoint 2010
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
492 516 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.47% 17.44% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 376
Average daily rate £340 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £34.60 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Cheshire +18 16 £375 +4.89% 1
Manchester -19 14 £393 - 2
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
SharePoint 2010
England

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 84 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 43 (51.19%) .NET
3 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 28 (33.33%) C#
5 25 (29.76%) Windows
6 24 (28.57%) HTML
6 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 22 (26.19%) CSS
8 21 (25.00%) SQL
8 21 (25.00%) jQuery
8 21 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (23.81%) DNS
10 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
10 19 (22.62%) IIS
10 19 (22.62%) Clustering
10 19 (22.62%) PowerShell
10 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (16.67%) MCSE
13 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
14 13 (15.48%) MCTS
14 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (15.48%) MCITP
14 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
15 12 (14.29%) Finance

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 84 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (22.62%) IIS
4 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.33%) MS Project Server
5 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.57%) Lync
6 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.71%) InfoPath
3 7 (8.33%) MS Project
4 6 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) DNS
2 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.33%) DHCP
4 6 (7.14%) SAN
5 4 (4.76%) IPsec
5 4 (4.76%) Wireless
5 4 (4.76%) LAN
5 4 (4.76%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) Firewall
7 1 (1.19%) Intranet
7 1 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) Extranet
7 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 35 (41.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Administrator
5 6 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
5 6 (7.14%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Business Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Architect
9 2 (2.38%) Server Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Business Support Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Project Analyst
10 1 (1.19%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.19%) .NET
2 24 (28.57%) HTML
3 22 (26.19%) CSS
4 21 (25.00%) jQuery
5 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.52%) WCF
7 4 (4.76%) Web Services
8 3 (3.57%) HTML5
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.19%) XSL
9 1 (1.19%) XSLT
9 1 (1.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Clustering
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) Replication
3 2 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) Informatics
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Linux
6 1 (1.19%) UNIX
6 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
2 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.71%) Web Development
4 7 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.33%) MVC
4 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.14%) Migration
5 6 (7.14%) Workflow
6 5 (5.95%) Change Management
6 5 (5.95%) Time Management
7 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.76%) Content Management
7 4 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL
8 3 (3.57%) Document Management
8 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) C#
2 21 (25.00%) SQL
3 19 (22.62%) PowerShell
4 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.57%) VBScript
6 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (16.67%) MCSE
2 13 (15.48%) MCTS
2 13 (15.48%) MCITP
3 9 (10.71%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.19%) XenServer
4 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) SCCM
1 5 (5.95%) SCOM
1 5 (5.95%) SCSM
2 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) HP
3 5 (5.95%) Remedy
4 4 (4.76%) Nintex
4 4 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 4 (4.76%) Avaya
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) Citrix
5 2 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.19%) Compaq
6 1 (1.19%) Dell
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £400 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 25 days ago