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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 349 214 149
Rank change year-on-year
-135 -65
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 269 526 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.97% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 5.52% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 336 392
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £29.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.62% +0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.65 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £41.76 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +0.86%

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
10187 9531 8359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 17.49% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6177 5861 4724
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 310 411
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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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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 -130 248 £350 -6.66% 98
London -96 115 £375 -6.25% 45
South East -57 37 £425 +30.76% 18
City of London -29 31 £400 +6.66% 15
South West -40 25 £330 -17.50% 7
North West -46 20 £325 -3.70% 11
West Midlands -7 18 £413 +3.12% 3
Scotland -5 15 £370 -1.33% 4
Surrey +6 14 £438 +42.04% 8
East Midlands +3 12 £363 -9.31%
Croydon +4 11 £350 -16.41%
Dorset +7 10 £305 -12.85% 2
East of England -10 10 £200 -42.85% 8
Edinburgh -2 8 £373 +22.33% 2
Birmingham -4 8 £425 +28.30%
Northamptonshire -4 8 £328 -9.58%
Merseyside -8 8 £325 - 3
Yorkshire -46 8 £325 -7.14% 4
Hampshire -17 7 £400 +23.07% 4
West Sussex -18 7 £475 +8.57%
Bournemouth +8 6 £305 -12.85%
Bristol 0 6 £350 - 2
Glasgow -8 6 £345 -4.82% 2
Leeds -17 6 £313 +4.16% 3
West Yorkshire -26 6 £313 -3.84% 3
Lancashire +5 5 £321 +18.29% 3
Haywards Heath - 5 - -
Bedfordshire +7 4 £195 -54.11%
Blackpool +1 4 £329 +26.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £288 -

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 551 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 244 (44.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 227 (41.20%) .NET
4 225 (40.83%) Microsoft
5 210 (38.11%) C#
6 149 (27.04%) SQL Server
7 145 (26.32%) SQL
8 137 (24.86%) CSS
9 135 (24.50%) ASP.NET
9 135 (24.50%) JavaScript
10 116 (21.05%) Visual Studio
11 114 (20.69%) HTML
12 99 (17.97%) Windows
13 97 (17.60%) jQuery
14 86 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (15.25%) Migration
16 78 (14.16%) PowerShell
17 73 (13.25%) Office 365
18 71 (12.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 67 (12.16%) Finance
20 64 (11.62%) XML
21 63 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 62 (11.25%) MS Excel
23 60 (10.89%) Security Cleared
24 56 (10.16%) IIS
24 56 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
25 55 (9.98%) CRM
26 54 (9.80%) Active Directory
26 54 (9.80%) Intranet
26 54 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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
1 551 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 244 (44.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 56 (10.16%) IIS
4 29 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 27 (4.90%) MS Exchange
6 18 (3.27%) Lync
6 18 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (2.90%) CMS
8 15 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (2.36%) MS Project Server
10 10 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.09%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.73%) Confluence
14 3 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.54%) K2 blackpearl
15 2 (0.36%) Liferay
15 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.89%) MS Office
3 47 (8.53%) InfoPath
4 17 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.90%) MS Project
6 13 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 42 (7.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.36%) Primavera
4 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.18%) TeleForm
5 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.25%) Office 365
2 17 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.54%) OneDrive
4 6 (1.09%) Yammer
5 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.80%) Intranet
2 17 (3.09%) Extranet
2 17 (3.09%) DNS
3 16 (2.90%) Internet
3 16 (2.90%) DHCP
4 14 (2.54%) SAN
5 10 (1.81%) WAN
6 9 (1.63%) HTTP
6 9 (1.63%) SSL
7 8 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.27%) LAN
9 6 (1.09%) VPN
10 5 (0.91%) Firewall
11 4 (0.73%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.73%) SMTP
11 4 (0.73%) NAS
12 2 (0.36%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.36%) Wireless
12 2 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 71 (12.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (8.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.45%) QlikView
10 7 (1.27%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.09%) OLAP
12 5 (0.91%) MS Access
12 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
13 3 (0.54%) SSDT
13 3 (0.54%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.36%) Data Mart
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 116 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 37 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.91%) JIRA
5 3 (0.54%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.36%) SilkCentral
7 1 (0.18%) MSTest
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) NUnit
7 1 (0.18%) SilkTest
General
1 67 (12.16%) Finance
2 22 (3.99%) Publishing
3 16 (2.90%) Advertising
4 14 (2.54%) Banking
5 10 (1.81%) Law
6 8 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.45%) Marketing
7 7 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
11 2 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 272 (49.36%) Developer
2 211 (38.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 61 (11.07%) Consultant
4 57 (10.34%) Analyst
5 54 (9.80%) SharePoint Consultant
6 39 (7.08%) Administrator
7 37 (6.72%) Architect
8 30 (5.44%) SharePoint Administrator
9 26 (4.72%) SharePoint Architect
9 26 (4.72%) .NET Developer
10 20 (3.63%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.45%) Business Analyst
12 18 (3.27%) Senior SharePoint Developer
13 13 (2.36%) Training Manager
13 13 (2.36%) Support Analyst
13 13 (2.36%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 11 (2.00%) SharePoint Specialist
15 10 (1.81%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (1.81%) Project Manager
15 10 (1.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (41.20%) .NET
2 137 (24.86%) CSS
3 135 (24.50%) ASP.NET
4 114 (20.69%) HTML
5 97 (17.60%) jQuery
6 64 (11.62%) XML
7 45 (8.17%) Ajax
8 44 (7.99%) Web Services
9 38 (6.90%) WCF
10 36 (6.53%) .NET Framework
10 36 (6.53%) HTML5
11 18 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (3.27%) CSS3
12 17 (3.09%) Entity Framework
13 16 (2.90%) CAML
13 16 (2.90%) XSLT
14 12 (2.18%) XHTML
15 11 (2.00%) Middleware
16 8 (1.45%) REST
17 7 (1.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.54%) Clustering
5 10 (1.81%) NHS
5 10 (1.81%) Visualisation
5 10 (1.81%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.63%) PKI
7 7 (1.27%) Replication
7 7 (1.27%) User Experience
8 6 (1.09%) Taxonomies
9 5 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.73%) Physics
10 4 (0.73%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.54%) Social Media
11 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.54%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 99 (17.97%) Windows
2 54 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (5.81%) Windows 7
4 20 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.91%) UNIX
6 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.54%) Android
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.18%) OS/400
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (15.25%) Migration
3 56 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (9.98%) CRM
5 49 (8.89%) Workflow
6 37 (6.72%) MVC
7 34 (6.17%) ITIL
8 26 (4.72%) Project Management
9 25 (4.54%) Scrum
10 24 (4.36%) SOA
11 20 (3.63%) Content Management
11 20 (3.63%) Document Management
11 20 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (3.45%) Web Development
13 17 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (2.72%) ETL
15 14 (2.54%) OO
15 14 (2.54%) Process Management
15 14 (2.54%) Change Management
15 14 (2.54%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 210 (38.11%) C#
2 145 (26.32%) SQL
3 135 (24.50%) JavaScript
4 78 (14.16%) PowerShell
5 25 (4.54%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.72%) VBA
7 10 (1.81%) VB
7 10 (1.81%) VB.NET
7 10 (1.81%) C++
8 5 (0.91%) Delphi
8 5 (0.91%) VBScript
8 5 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.73%) C
10 3 (0.54%) PHP
10 3 (0.54%) Java
10 3 (0.54%) R
11 2 (0.36%) Groovy
12 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.18%) PHP5
12 1 (0.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 60 (10.89%) Security Cleared
2 53 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (8.71%) SC Cleared
4 29 (5.26%) Degree
5 23 (4.17%) MCSE
6 10 (1.81%) MCSA
7 8 (1.45%) MCP
8 7 (1.27%) MCITP
9 5 (0.91%) MCTS
10 4 (0.73%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.73%) ISEB
10 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.73%) MCSM
10 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.54%) PMP
11 3 (0.54%) MCPD
12 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.09%) SLA
2 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.36%) Hyper-V
3 23 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.00%) XenApp
4 11 (2.00%) ISA Server
5 10 (1.81%) VMware ESX
5 10 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.63%) UAG
7 7 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.09%) vSphere
9 5 (0.91%) vCloud
10 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.36%) XenServer
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 24 (4.36%) SCCM
2 8 (1.45%) SCOM
3 5 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.91%) Legato
3 5 (0.91%) WSUS
3 5 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.36%) SCSM
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.18%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 225 (40.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.62%) VMware
3 18 (3.27%) Nintex
4 17 (3.09%) Citrix
5 12 (2.18%) HP
6 11 (2.00%) Oracle
7 9 (1.63%) Cisco
7 9 (1.63%) Dell
7 9 (1.63%) Ektron
8 8 (1.45%) EMC
9 7 (1.27%) Telerik
10 6 (1.09%) Brocade
10 6 (1.09%) NetApp
10 6 (1.09%) Lotus
10 6 (1.09%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.09%) SAP
10 6 (1.09%) Remedy
11 5 (0.91%) Sophos
11 5 (0.91%) Axway
11 5 (0.91%) Veeam
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