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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 238 223 162
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -61
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 485 462 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 5.01% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 296 426
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £477 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 27
Average hourly rate £21.88 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.23% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.15 £55.00 £78.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -5.26%

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
10222 9225 10228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.47% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6147 5459 5730
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 371 503
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £38.80 £40.00
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

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 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
England -16 453 £400 - 97
London -3 199 £413 -2.94% 48
South West +3 69 £400 +23.07% 5
City of London +36 54 £413 +2.80% 15
South East -31 48 £500 +50.94% 25
North West -8 37 £375 +1.35% 4
Yorkshire +11 30 £375 +22.44% 4
West Yorkshire +4 29 £375 +22.44% 4
Berkshire +22 27 £545 +28.23% 6
Wiltshire +15 25 £381 - 1
East of England -24 25 £413 - 2
Reading +32 22 £545 +36.25% 5
West Midlands -27 21 £400 -5.88% 4
Gloucestershire 0 19 £418 +122.66%
Scotland -16 19 £350 +1.44% 11
Leeds -4 17 £375 +30.43% 4
Cheshire +16 16 £375 +4.89% 1
North East - 15 £350 - 2
Manchester -19 14 £393 - 2
Salisbury +1 13 £400 -
Essex 0 10 £413 -25.00% 1
Bristol -11 9 £400 +25.98%
Ipswich +3 8 £538 +26.47%
Suffolk +3 8 £538 +26.47%
East Midlands +2 8 - - 3
Somerset -7 8 £408 +16.76%
Warrington +1 7 £410 +5.46%
Hampshire -27 7 £335 +19.64% 4
Croydon - 7 £450 -
Coventry -4 6 £325 +25.00% 1

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 994 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 402 (40.44%) .NET
3 388 (39.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 372 (37.42%) Microsoft
5 354 (35.61%) C#
6 325 (32.70%) SQL Server
7 235 (23.64%) HTML
8 231 (23.24%) ASP.NET
9 225 (22.64%) SQL
10 214 (21.53%) CSS
11 201 (20.22%) JavaScript
12 197 (19.82%) Windows
13 180 (18.11%) jQuery
14 174 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
15 172 (17.30%) Finance
16 162 (16.30%) MS Excel
17 158 (15.90%) Visual Studio
18 143 (14.39%) SQL Server 2008
19 136 (13.68%) PowerShell
20 133 (13.38%) Migration
21 128 (12.88%) Active Directory
22 126 (12.68%) Workflow
23 121 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 118 (11.87%) InfoPath
25 110 (11.07%) XML
26 109 (10.97%) Intranet
27 106 (10.66%) WCF
28 103 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
29 95 (9.56%) Web Services
30 94 (9.46%) Project Management

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 994 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 388 (39.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 83 (8.35%) IIS
4 81 (8.15%) SharePoint Server
5 75 (7.55%) MS Exchange
6 53 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 51 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (3.52%) MS Project Server
9 34 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 33 (3.32%) Lync
11 23 (2.31%) CMS
12 10 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.80%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.70%) Apache
16 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.60%) Documentum
16 6 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.60%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 162 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 118 (11.87%) InfoPath
3 64 (6.44%) MS Office
4 37 (3.72%) MS Project
5 22 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.51%) PowerPivot
7 9 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.30%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.20%) ProjectWise
11 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (4.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.40%) Tridion
3 4 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.30%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.20%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.10%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.04%) Office 365
2 22 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.60%) Force.com
5 3 (0.30%) SaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Trello
6 2 (0.20%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.10%) IaaS
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (10.97%) Intranet
2 55 (5.53%) DNS
3 42 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 33 (3.32%) Extranet
5 31 (3.12%) Firewall
6 30 (3.02%) WAN
7 27 (2.72%) SAN
8 23 (2.31%) LAN
9 20 (2.01%) DHCP
10 16 (1.61%) Internet
11 15 (1.51%) HTTP
12 13 (1.31%) LDAP
13 9 (0.91%) VPN
14 8 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 5 (0.50%) IP Telephony
16 5 (0.50%) Wireless
16 5 (0.50%) DMZ
17 4 (0.40%) VoIP
17 4 (0.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (32.70%) SQL Server
2 143 (14.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 121 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (2.52%) PerformancePoint
9 23 (2.31%) EDRMS
10 22 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 19 (1.91%) Relational Database
12 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.40%) QlikView
14 3 (0.30%) Star Schema
14 3 (0.30%) OLAP
14 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.20%) Big Data
15 2 (0.20%) DB2
16 1 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 158 (15.90%) Visual Studio
2 58 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.01%) Subversion
4 9 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.60%) NUnit
5 6 (0.60%) Xcode
6 5 (0.50%) Serena SBM
6 5 (0.50%) MSBuild
7 4 (0.40%) MSTest
7 4 (0.40%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (0.40%) Selenium
8 3 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.30%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.20%) Moq
9 2 (0.20%) JIRA
9 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.10%) ReSharper
General
1 172 (17.30%) Finance
2 50 (5.03%) Banking
3 26 (2.62%) Legal
4 21 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.51%) Back Office
5 15 (1.51%) Law
6 13 (1.31%) Advertising
6 13 (1.31%) Publishing
6 13 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.11%) Military
8 9 (0.91%) Retail
9 8 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.80%) Marketing
10 6 (0.60%) Local Government
10 6 (0.60%) Billing
10 6 (0.60%) Games
11 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.20%) Front Office
12 2 (0.20%) Electronics
12 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 444 (44.67%) Developer
2 386 (38.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 127 (12.78%) Analyst
4 110 (11.07%) Consultant
5 88 (8.85%) Architect
6 87 (8.75%) SharePoint Consultant
7 76 (7.65%) Administrator
8 63 (6.34%) Business Analyst
9 61 (6.14%) SharePoint Administrator
10 51 (5.13%) SharePoint Architect
11 43 (4.33%) Project Manager
12 26 (2.62%) SharePoint Business Analyst
13 25 (2.52%) Support Analyst
14 24 (2.41%) Technical Architect
14 24 (2.41%) .NET Developer
15 15 (1.51%) Senior Consultant
15 15 (1.51%) Solutions Architect
16 14 (1.41%) Systems Analyst
16 14 (1.41%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
17 13 (1.31%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (40.44%) .NET
2 235 (23.64%) HTML
3 231 (23.24%) ASP.NET
4 214 (21.53%) CSS
5 180 (18.11%) jQuery
6 110 (11.07%) XML
7 106 (10.66%) WCF
8 95 (9.56%) Web Services
9 69 (6.94%) XSLT
10 63 (6.34%) .NET Framework
11 50 (5.03%) HTML5
12 37 (3.72%) WF
13 35 (3.52%) Ajax
14 30 (3.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (2.31%) CAML
16 21 (2.11%) REST
17 18 (1.81%) LINQ
18 17 (1.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
19 16 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 14 (1.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.63%) Clustering
3 30 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 28 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.81%) Blackberry
7 15 (1.51%) Taxonomies
8 14 (1.41%) iPad
9 12 (1.21%) User Experience
10 9 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.80%) NHS
12 6 (0.60%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.60%) Replication
12 6 (0.60%) Online Games
12 6 (0.60%) Kindle
13 5 (0.50%) Wiki
13 5 (0.50%) Blog
13 5 (0.50%) iPhone
14 4 (0.40%) E-Learning
14 4 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 197 (19.82%) Windows
2 103 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (5.43%) Windows 7
4 50 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.61%) Linux
7 11 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.01%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.80%) UNIX
9 8 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.60%) CentOS
11 3 (0.30%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.10%) Android
13 1 (0.10%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (13.38%) Migration
3 126 (12.68%) Workflow
4 94 (9.46%) Project Management
5 65 (6.54%) CRM
6 63 (6.34%) ITIL
6 63 (6.34%) Document Management
7 61 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (5.84%) MVC
9 56 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 52 (5.23%) Change Management
11 46 (4.63%) OO
11 46 (4.63%) Scrum
11 46 (4.63%) Content Management
12 45 (4.53%) Business Analysis
13 39 (3.92%) Web Development
14 36 (3.62%) UML
15 30 (3.02%) Waterfall
16 29 (2.92%) PRINCE2
16 29 (2.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 354 (35.61%) C#
2 225 (22.64%) SQL
3 201 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 136 (13.68%) PowerShell
5 48 (4.83%) T-SQL
6 32 (3.22%) VB.NET
7 23 (2.31%) Java
8 21 (2.11%) VBA
9 10 (1.01%) VB
10 6 (0.60%) Python
10 6 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.60%) VBScript
11 5 (0.50%) C
11 5 (0.50%) Perl
12 4 (0.40%) Jython
12 4 (0.40%) Korn
12 4 (0.40%) Scala
12 4 (0.40%) C-shell
12 4 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 93 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 75 (7.55%) Degree
4 61 (6.14%) SC Cleared
5 44 (4.43%) MCSE
6 37 (3.72%) MCTS
7 33 (3.32%) MCITP
8 13 (1.31%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.11%) MCSD
10 9 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.80%) MCP
12 6 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.50%) ISEB
14 4 (0.40%) MCSA
14 4 (0.40%) MCPD
15 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.30%) CCNA
15 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.20%) MOS
16 2 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.81%) QA
2 17 (1.71%) SLA
3 7 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 128 (12.88%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.22%) Hyper-V
3 28 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.71%) vSphere
5 14 (1.41%) UAG
6 13 (1.31%) ISA Server
7 9 (0.91%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.91%) XenApp
8 7 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (0.60%) Xen
10 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.20%) XenServer
12 2 (0.20%) IAG
13 1 (0.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 32 (3.22%) SCCM
2 22 (2.21%) SCOM
3 10 (1.01%) Puppet
4 7 (0.70%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.60%) Nagios
5 6 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 6 (0.60%) Cobbler
5 6 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (0.60%) SCSM
5 6 (0.60%) Opsview
6 4 (0.40%) HP SIM
6 4 (0.40%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.30%) MIIS
8 2 (0.20%) WSUS
8 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.10%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.10%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 372 (37.42%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.83%) VMware
3 46 (4.63%) Nintex
4 36 (3.62%) Citrix
5 30 (3.02%) HP
6 29 (2.92%) Oracle
7 22 (2.21%) Cisco
8 15 (1.51%) Remedy
9 11 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 11 (1.11%) IBM
9 11 (1.11%) Cognos
10 10 (1.01%) SAP
10 10 (1.01%) Dell
11 9 (0.91%) McAfee
12 8 (0.80%) Lotus
13 7 (0.70%) Adobe
13 7 (0.70%) Symantec
14 6 (0.60%) Infoblox
14 6 (0.60%) Infor
14 6 (0.60%) Barracuda Networks
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