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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 333 213 157
Rank change year-on-year
-120 -56
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 288 513 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.95% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 5.38% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 306 367
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.99 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £42.96 £41.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.44%

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
9994 9528 8417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.61% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6026 5747 4797
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 309 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -6.31%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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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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
England -122 267 £375 -3.22% 79
London -64 121 £375 -6.25% 23
South East -47 55 £450 +38.46% 24
City of London -18 30 £405 +1.95% 7
South West -38 26 £330 -17.50% 8
North West -31 20 £325 -6.47% 8
Surrey +9 17 £450 +46.10% 10
Scotland -22 15 £358 +10.00% 12
West Midlands -6 14 £450 +3.44% 5
East Midlands +1 12 £370 +2.13% 2
Northamptonshire -4 10 £370 +2.13%
Berkshire -20 10 £450 +38.46% 1
Dorset +12 9 £305 -12.85% 4
West Sussex -15 8 £475 - 2
Yorkshire -21 8 £350 -1.75%
Bristol -2 7 £350 - 1
Birmingham -3 7 £463 +39.62% 1
Reading -3 7 £350 +7.69% 1
Glasgow -10 7 £335 +3.07% 8
East of England -11 7 £225 -41.93% 8
Merseyside -11 7 £325 - 1
Hampshire -18 7 £400 +14.28% 5
Bournemouth +7 6 £305 -12.85%
Kent 0 6 £450 +5.88%
West Yorkshire -12 6 £350 -3.44%
Leeds -14 6 £350 -
Manchester -23 5 £350 - 3
Oxfordshire -25 5 £425 +93.18% 3
Lancashire +1 4 £300 +10.60%
Northampton -9 4 £413 +13.79%

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 611 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 305 (49.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 266 (43.54%) Microsoft
4 244 (39.93%) .NET
5 214 (35.02%) C#
6 181 (29.62%) SQL
7 163 (26.68%) SQL Server
8 153 (25.04%) CSS
9 150 (24.55%) JavaScript
10 141 (23.08%) ASP.NET
11 124 (20.29%) HTML
12 119 (19.48%) Visual Studio
13 115 (18.82%) Migration
14 105 (17.18%) Windows
15 98 (16.04%) jQuery
16 95 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
17 87 (14.24%) PowerShell
18 78 (12.77%) Security Cleared
18 78 (12.77%) CRM
19 77 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
20 74 (12.11%) MS Excel
21 73 (11.95%) Finance
22 72 (11.78%) Active Directory
23 70 (11.46%) XML
24 67 (10.97%) IIS
25 63 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
26 61 (9.98%) Office 365
27 59 (9.66%) Intranet
27 59 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 58 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 611 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 305 (49.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 67 (10.97%) IIS
4 35 (5.73%) SharePoint Server
5 34 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 32 (5.24%) Lync
7 25 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.11%) MS Exchange
8 19 (3.11%) CMS
9 17 (2.78%) MS Project Server
10 12 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (1.64%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.65%) Apache
12 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.65%) Confluence
12 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
13 2 (0.33%) Kentico
13 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 74 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.84%) InfoPath
3 48 (7.86%) MS Office
4 15 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.45%) MS Project
5 11 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 63 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (4.09%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.98%) Office 365
2 23 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.98%) Yammer
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (9.66%) Intranet
2 19 (3.11%) Extranet
3 16 (2.62%) DNS
4 15 (2.45%) Internet
4 15 (2.45%) DHCP
5 10 (1.64%) SAN
6 9 (1.47%) WAN
6 9 (1.47%) SSL
6 9 (1.47%) HTTP
7 8 (1.31%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.98%) LAN
9 4 (0.65%) SMTP
9 4 (0.65%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.49%) NAS
10 3 (0.49%) VPN
10 3 (0.49%) FTP
10 3 (0.49%) Firewall
11 2 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (26.68%) SQL Server
2 77 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.31%) QlikView
11 7 (1.15%) OLAP
12 6 (0.98%) MS Access
12 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.98%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.65%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 119 (19.48%) Visual Studio
2 45 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.82%) JIRA
5 4 (0.65%) MSTest
6 3 (0.49%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.33%) SilkCentral
8 1 (0.16%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.16%) Serena SBM
General
1 73 (11.95%) Finance
2 26 (4.26%) Publishing
3 20 (3.27%) Advertising
4 18 (2.95%) Banking
5 10 (1.64%) Law
6 9 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.31%) Marketing
8 6 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.82%) Legal
9 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
11 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.33%) Local Government
12 2 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 287 (46.97%) Developer
2 222 (36.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 76 (12.44%) Consultant
4 68 (11.13%) Analyst
5 67 (10.97%) SharePoint Consultant
6 60 (9.82%) Architect
7 42 (6.87%) Administrator
8 34 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
9 29 (4.75%) SharePoint Architect
10 26 (4.26%) .NET Developer
11 25 (4.09%) Business Analyst
12 24 (3.93%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.27%) Senior SharePoint Developer
13 20 (3.27%) Project Manager
14 19 (3.11%) Infrastructure Architect
15 18 (2.95%) Support Analyst
16 16 (2.62%) SharePoint Business Analyst
17 14 (2.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
18 13 (2.13%) Technical Architect
19 12 (1.96%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (39.93%) .NET
2 153 (25.04%) CSS
3 141 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 124 (20.29%) HTML
5 98 (16.04%) jQuery
6 70 (11.46%) XML
7 49 (8.02%) Ajax
8 45 (7.36%) Web Services
9 39 (6.38%) WCF
10 37 (6.06%) HTML5
11 36 (5.89%) .NET Framework
12 21 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (2.95%) Application Packaging
14 17 (2.78%) CSS3
15 16 (2.62%) Entity Framework
16 14 (2.29%) CAML
17 12 (1.96%) Middleware
17 12 (1.96%) XSLT
17 12 (1.96%) XHTML
18 9 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.89%) Clustering
1 36 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.95%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.29%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.80%) User Experience
6 10 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.47%) NHS
8 8 (1.31%) Replication
9 7 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.15%) Taxonomies
10 6 (0.98%) PKI
10 6 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.98%) Physics
11 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.65%) Social Media
13 3 (0.49%) Blog
13 3 (0.49%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 105 (17.18%) Windows
2 58 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (5.40%) Windows 7
4 21 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.82%) UNIX
6 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.49%) Android
7 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.33%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.16%) OS/400
9 1 (0.16%) Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (18.82%) Migration
2 95 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (12.77%) CRM
4 53 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (7.69%) Workflow
6 37 (6.06%) MVC
7 36 (5.89%) Project Management
8 31 (5.07%) ITIL
9 30 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (4.42%) Scrum
10 27 (4.42%) SOA
11 25 (4.09%) Document Management
12 24 (3.93%) Content Management
12 24 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (3.76%) Web Development
14 20 (3.27%) Change Management
15 18 (2.95%) Business Analysis
15 18 (2.95%) ETL
16 16 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (2.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 214 (35.02%) C#
2 181 (29.62%) SQL
3 150 (24.55%) JavaScript
4 87 (14.24%) PowerShell
5 23 (3.76%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.95%) VBA
7 9 (1.47%) VB
7 9 (1.47%) C++
8 8 (1.31%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.15%) VBScript
10 5 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.82%) PHP
10 5 (0.82%) Delphi
11 3 (0.49%) Java
11 3 (0.49%) Perl
11 3 (0.49%) R
12 2 (0.33%) Groovy
13 1 (0.16%) PHP5
13 1 (0.16%) C
13 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 55 (9.00%) SC Cleared
3 50 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (4.91%) Degree
5 19 (3.11%) MCSE
6 8 (1.31%) MCP
6 8 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.15%) MCSA
8 6 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.98%) MCITP
9 5 (0.82%) MCTS
9 5 (0.82%) ISEB
10 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.49%) PMP
11 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.33%) CCNA
12 2 (0.33%) CCDA
12 2 (0.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.98%) SLA
1 6 (0.98%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.33%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (11.78%) Active Directory
2 44 (7.20%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.96%) XenApp
5 11 (1.80%) ISA Server
6 7 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.98%) UAG
7 6 (0.98%) vSphere
8 5 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.82%) vCloud
9 3 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.33%) XenServer
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 24 (3.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.15%) WSUS
3 5 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.82%) Legato
4 4 (0.65%) SCOM
5 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.33%) SCSM
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.16%) vMotion
7 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 266 (43.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.40%) VMware
3 20 (3.27%) Citrix
4 17 (2.78%) Nintex
5 14 (2.29%) HP
6 12 (1.96%) Oracle
7 10 (1.64%) Dell
7 10 (1.64%) Lotus
8 9 (1.47%) Ektron
9 8 (1.31%) Cisco
10 7 (1.15%) Telerik
11 6 (0.98%) Remedy
11 6 (0.98%) Business Objects
11 6 (0.98%) EMC
12 5 (0.82%) Veeam
12 5 (0.82%) Brocade
12 5 (0.82%) Axway
12 5 (0.82%) NetApp
12 5 (0.82%) Sophos
13 4 (0.65%) Tableau
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £325 - £365 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £240 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Epsom
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + doe
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
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