The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 301 191 164
Rank change year-on-year
-110 -27
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 339 527 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 1.03% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.44% 5.77% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 351 392
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 20
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.88 £10.75 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £39.67 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £11.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+86.83% -46.83%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9845 9126 8714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.15% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6369 5531 4914
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England -113 314 £400 - 67
London -67 135 £400 -5.88% 30
South East -40 64 £450 +25.00% 12
City of London -32 35 £385 -14.44% 11
South West -23 33 £500 +25.00% 8
North West -18 20 £401 +7.00% 4
West Midlands -24 20 £383 -10.00% 3
Scotland -16 19 £340 -7.79% 4
Berkshire -6 18 £545 +40.64% 8
Bristol -7 16 £545 +26.37% 1
Surrey +2 15 £438 +3.85% 2
Yorkshire -8 14 £368 +47.00% 3
East of England -24 14 £356 -5.00% 4
Reading +20 13 £545 +32.12% 4
Manchester -16 11 £401 +9.18% 2
East Midlands +6 10 £425 +30.76% 3
Basingstoke -5 9 £280 -10.40%
Cambridgeshire -10 9 £313 +1.62% 4
Hampshire -36 9 £280 -15.78%
Leatherhead - 9 £438 -
Glasgow 0 8 £339 -6.55% 2
West Yorkshire -14 8 £375 +63.04% 2
Buckinghamshire -15 8 £400 +5.26%
West Sussex -1 7 £463 +285.41%
Wiltshire -17 7 £400 +33.33% 1
Birmingham -8 5 £350 -17.64%
Swindon -10 5 £400 +100.00%
Leeds -15 5 £350 +2.94% 2
Merseyside -2 4 £190 -45.71%
Oxfordshire -19 4 £353 +8.46% 1

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 817 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 376 (46.02%) .NET
3 374 (45.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 327 (40.02%) C#
5 316 (38.68%) Microsoft
6 264 (32.31%) SQL Server
7 242 (29.62%) SQL
8 216 (26.44%) ASP.NET
9 192 (23.50%) JavaScript
10 186 (22.77%) CSS
11 184 (22.52%) HTML
12 146 (17.87%) Migration
13 138 (16.89%) Visual Studio
14 130 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 130 (15.91%) jQuery
15 126 (15.42%) Windows
16 125 (15.30%) Finance
17 117 (14.32%) SQL Server 2008
18 116 (14.20%) MS Excel
19 114 (13.95%) Security Cleared
20 102 (12.48%) Active Directory
21 98 (12.00%) PowerShell
22 95 (11.63%) XML
23 94 (11.51%) InfoPath
24 87 (10.65%) Workflow
25 86 (10.53%) CRM
26 83 (10.16%) Intranet
26 83 (10.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 82 (10.04%) WCF
28 75 (9.18%) Web Services

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 817 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 374 (45.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 65 (7.96%) BizTalk Server
4 62 (7.59%) IIS
5 57 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
6 54 (6.61%) Lync
7 50 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (3.92%) CMS
9 29 (3.55%) MS Project Server
10 25 (3.06%) MS Exchange
11 24 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (1.10%) Apache
13 6 (0.73%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.61%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.49%) JBoss
15 4 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 116 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 94 (11.51%) InfoPath
3 48 (5.88%) MS Office
4 27 (3.30%) MS Project
5 18 (2.20%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.73%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.24%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 62 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (5.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.49%) Tridion
4 3 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.24%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 64 (7.83%) Office 365
2 39 (4.77%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.49%) SaaS
5 3 (0.37%) Force.com
6 2 (0.24%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 83 (10.16%) Intranet
2 26 (3.18%) Extranet
2 26 (3.18%) DNS
3 23 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.20%) HTTP
5 13 (1.59%) WAN
6 10 (1.22%) SAN
7 9 (1.10%) Internet
7 9 (1.10%) DHCP
7 9 (1.10%) Firewall
8 7 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (0.73%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (0.73%) VPN
9 6 (0.73%) LAN
10 4 (0.49%) LDAP
10 4 (0.49%) SSL
11 3 (0.37%) VoIP
11 3 (0.37%) FTP
11 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 117 (14.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (10.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (2.45%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
11 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.98%) EDRMS
13 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.73%) MS Access
13 6 (0.73%) OLAP
14 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (0.61%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (0.61%) QlikView
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 138 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 61 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.98%) MSTest
5 4 (0.49%) Subversion
5 4 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.49%) Serena SBM
5 4 (0.49%) NUnit
5 4 (0.49%) Selenium
6 3 (0.37%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.37%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.37%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.12%) ReSharper
General
1 125 (15.30%) Finance
2 31 (3.79%) Banking
3 25 (3.06%) Advertising
4 22 (2.69%) Publishing
5 19 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.47%) Legal
7 10 (1.22%) Military
8 9 (1.10%) Retail
9 8 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.86%) Marketing
11 6 (0.73%) Law
12 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.61%) Back Office
13 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Front Office
14 2 (0.24%) Games
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 394 (48.23%) Developer
2 320 (39.17%) SharePoint Developer
3 105 (12.85%) Architect
4 94 (11.51%) Consultant
5 83 (10.16%) Analyst
6 79 (9.67%) SharePoint Consultant
7 50 (6.12%) Administrator
8 49 (6.00%) SharePoint Architect
9 38 (4.65%) Technical Architect
9 38 (4.65%) SharePoint Administrator
10 37 (4.53%) Business Analyst
11 35 (4.28%) Project Manager
12 30 (3.67%) .NET Developer
13 22 (2.69%) Support Analyst
13 22 (2.69%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 19 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
15 18 (2.20%) SharePoint Project Manager
16 16 (1.96%) Senior Developer
17 13 (1.59%) Web Developer
17 13 (1.59%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (46.02%) .NET
2 216 (26.44%) ASP.NET
3 186 (22.77%) CSS
4 184 (22.52%) HTML
5 130 (15.91%) jQuery
6 95 (11.63%) XML
7 82 (10.04%) WCF
8 75 (9.18%) Web Services
9 50 (6.12%) .NET Framework
10 42 (5.14%) XSLT
11 39 (4.77%) Ajax
12 37 (4.53%) HTML5
13 31 (3.79%) Application Packaging
14 24 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (2.33%) REST
17 18 (2.20%) CAML
18 15 (1.84%) WF
19 14 (1.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
20 12 (1.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.10%) Clustering
2 32 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.71%) User Experience
6 12 (1.47%) NHS
7 11 (1.35%) Data Integration
7 11 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.10%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.86%) Taxonomies
10 7 (0.86%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.73%) Physics
11 6 (0.73%) PMI
12 5 (0.61%) Replication
12 5 (0.61%) Social Media
13 4 (0.49%) iPad
13 4 (0.49%) Wiki
13 4 (0.49%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 126 (15.42%) Windows
2 69 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (3.43%) Windows 7
5 24 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.10%) Linux
7 8 (0.98%) UNIX
8 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.12%) OS/400
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.87%) Migration
2 130 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (10.65%) Workflow
4 86 (10.53%) CRM
5 72 (8.81%) Project Management
6 54 (6.61%) MVC
7 50 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 43 (5.26%) Change Management
10 42 (5.14%) Document Management
11 40 (4.90%) SOA
12 39 (4.77%) ITIL
12 39 (4.77%) Scrum
13 34 (4.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (4.04%) Business Analysis
15 30 (3.67%) Web Development
16 28 (3.43%) Content Management
16 28 (3.43%) OO
17 27 (3.30%) Enterprise Architecture
18 26 (3.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 327 (40.02%) C#
2 242 (29.62%) SQL
3 192 (23.50%) JavaScript
4 98 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 44 (5.39%) T-SQL
6 28 (3.43%) VB.NET
7 26 (3.18%) VBA
8 17 (2.08%) Java
9 12 (1.47%) VB
10 8 (0.98%) VBScript
11 6 (0.73%) C
11 6 (0.73%) PHP
12 5 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.49%) Scala
13 4 (0.49%) C-shell
13 4 (0.49%) Perl
13 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.49%) Jython
13 4 (0.49%) Korn
14 3 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 114 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 73 (8.94%) SC Cleared
3 66 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (4.41%) Degree
5 29 (3.55%) MCSE
6 23 (2.82%) MCTS
7 17 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 15 (1.84%) MCITP
9 8 (0.98%) ISEB
10 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.49%) MCSD
13 4 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.37%) VCP5
14 3 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.24%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.96%) QA
2 9 (1.10%) SLA
3 3 (0.37%) WAI
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) GxP
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 102 (12.48%) Active Directory
2 51 (6.24%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.47%) UAG
4 11 (1.35%) XenApp
5 9 (1.10%) vSphere
6 8 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.73%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
8 2 (0.24%) IAG
8 2 (0.24%) vCloud
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (2.45%) SCCM
2 10 (1.22%) SCOM
3 6 (0.73%) Puppet
4 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.49%) WSUS
6 3 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.24%) Legato
7 2 (0.24%) Nagios
7 2 (0.24%) MIIS
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.24%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.24%) Opsview
8 1 (0.12%) SCSM
8 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 316 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.53%) Nintex
3 29 (3.55%) VMware
4 22 (2.69%) Oracle
4 22 (2.69%) Citrix
5 21 (2.57%) HP
6 18 (2.20%) Remedy
7 12 (1.47%) Cisco
8 11 (1.35%) Ektron
9 7 (0.86%) F5
9 7 (0.86%) Dell
9 7 (0.86%) Juniper
10 6 (0.73%) McAfee
10 6 (0.73%) Open Text
10 6 (0.73%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.61%) Planview
11 5 (0.61%) FatWire
11 5 (0.61%) Veritas
11 5 (0.61%) Lotus
11 5 (0.61%) Business Objects
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