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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 363 236 189
Rank change year-on-year
-127 -47
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 270 491 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.91% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.62% 5.11% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 296 358
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 11
Average hourly rate £33.50 £41.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.78% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.65 £20.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.45 £49.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +36.36%

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
10287 9605 8657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.38% 17.85% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6501 5789 4846
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 360 434
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.11 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -13.15%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -134 254 £350 -12.50% 65
London -89 125 £395 -1.86% 34
City of London -10 50 £400 -3.61% 12
East of England -15 31 £350 -17.64% 5
South East -43 26 £375 +15.38% 8
North West -39 22 £325 -7.14% 4
West Midlands -3 14 £310 -4.61% 4
Yorkshire -25 13 £268 -23.57% 4
Essex -11 11 £350 -6.66%
Surrey -7 10 £385 +14.92% 4
Scotland -17 10 £381 +3.04% 2
Leeds -25 10 £225 -35.71%
West Yorkshire -31 10 £225 -35.71%
South West -22 9 £250 -31.03% 2
Hertfordshire -6 8 £370 +28.82% 1
East Midlands -10 8 £375 +15.38% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £388 - 2
Merseyside -11 6 - - 1
Cheshire -20 6 £252 -18.70% 2
Berkshire -4 5 £400 +25.49% 1
Manchester -33 5 £388 +15.67% 1
Norfolk - 5 £188 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £350 +8.52% 1
Hampshire 0 4 £325 +41.30% 1
Edinburgh -2 4 £450 +33.33% 1
Glasgow -4 4 £375 +3.44% 1
Wiltshire -6 4 £250 -33.33% 2
Croydon -8 4 £350 -20.00% 1
Nottingham - 4 £375 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £375 - 2

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 556 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 232 (41.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 215 (38.67%) Microsoft
4 203 (36.51%) .NET
5 184 (33.09%) C#
6 167 (30.04%) SQL Server
7 129 (23.20%) Windows
8 105 (18.88%) ASP.NET
9 104 (18.71%) SQL
10 98 (17.63%) JavaScript
11 96 (17.27%) CSS
12 88 (15.83%) HTML
13 87 (15.65%) Visual Studio
13 87 (15.65%) Office 365
14 82 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
14 82 (14.75%) PowerShell
15 78 (14.03%) Finance
16 75 (13.49%) Migration
17 74 (13.31%) MS Excel
17 74 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 70 (12.59%) jQuery
18 70 (12.59%) Active Directory
19 66 (11.87%) IIS
20 65 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
20 65 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
21 63 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
22 55 (9.89%) VMware
22 55 (9.89%) MS Office
23 54 (9.71%) Intranet
24 53 (9.53%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 556 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 232 (41.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 66 (11.87%) IIS
4 43 (7.73%) MS Exchange
5 29 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (4.50%) Lync
7 23 (4.14%) SharePoint Server
8 13 (2.34%) CMS
9 11 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.62%) MS Project Server
12 6 (1.08%) WordPress
12 6 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.72%) Confluence
13 4 (0.72%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 74 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 55 (9.89%) MS Office
3 42 (7.55%) InfoPath
4 14 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.52%) MS Project
5 13 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.26%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (7.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.54%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.54%) Maximo
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.36%) Primavera
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.18%) TeleForm
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 87 (15.65%) Office 365
2 18 (3.24%) OneDrive
3 17 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.16%) Yammer
5 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.71%) Intranet
2 37 (6.65%) DNS
3 29 (5.22%) DHCP
4 26 (4.68%) Internet
5 25 (4.50%) SAN
6 15 (2.70%) Firewall
7 14 (2.52%) Extranet
8 12 (2.16%) VLAN
8 12 (2.16%) WAN
9 11 (1.98%) LAN
9 11 (1.98%) VPN
10 10 (1.80%) SSL
11 9 (1.62%) IPv4
11 9 (1.62%) HTTP
12 7 (1.26%) TCP/IP
13 6 (1.08%) Kerberos
14 5 (0.90%) NAS
15 4 (0.72%) SMTP
15 4 (0.72%) PBX
15 4 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 74 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (8.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 44 (7.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.26%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (1.26%) EDRMS
11 6 (1.08%) MS Access
11 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Power View
12 5 (0.90%) QlikView
13 3 (0.54%) OLAP
13 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.54%) SSDT
14 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.36%) Data Mart
15 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 87 (15.65%) Visual Studio
2 22 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.08%) JIRA
4 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (0.72%) Subversion
5 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.36%) NUnit
6 2 (0.36%) SilkCentral
7 1 (0.18%) SilkTest
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) MSTest
7 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
General
1 78 (14.03%) Finance
2 16 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.70%) Banking
4 11 (1.98%) Advertising
5 10 (1.80%) Publishing
6 9 (1.62%) Marketing
6 9 (1.62%) Back Office
7 8 (1.44%) Law
8 6 (1.08%) Legal
9 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.72%) Local Government
10 4 (0.72%) Retail
10 4 (0.72%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.54%) Turkish Language
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Front Office
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 248 (44.60%) Developer
2 183 (32.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 68 (12.23%) Analyst
4 59 (10.61%) Consultant
5 51 (9.17%) SharePoint Consultant
6 39 (7.01%) Administrator
7 35 (6.29%) SharePoint Administrator
8 32 (5.76%) Architect
9 25 (4.50%) Business Analyst
10 21 (3.78%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.42%) SharePoint Business Analyst
12 17 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (2.88%) Training Manager
13 16 (2.88%) Support Analyst
14 15 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (2.70%) SharePoint Architect
15 14 (2.52%) Support Engineer
15 14 (2.52%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
16 12 (2.16%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (36.51%) .NET
2 105 (18.88%) ASP.NET
3 96 (17.27%) CSS
4 88 (15.83%) HTML
5 70 (12.59%) jQuery
6 43 (7.73%) XML
7 37 (6.65%) WCF
8 34 (6.12%) .NET Framework
8 34 (6.12%) Web Services
9 28 (5.04%) HTML5
10 24 (4.32%) Ajax
11 16 (2.88%) CSS3
12 15 (2.70%) MDX
13 11 (1.98%) XSLT
14 9 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (1.62%) Entity Framework
15 8 (1.44%) XHTML
15 8 (1.44%) Middleware
16 7 (1.26%) CAML
17 6 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.34%) Replication
3 13 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.16%) PKI
5 9 (1.62%) Clustering
6 8 (1.44%) User Experience
7 7 (1.26%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.26%) NHS
7 7 (1.26%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.54%) Social Network
10 3 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.36%) W3C
11 2 (0.36%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.36%) DTV
11 2 (0.36%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.36%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 129 (23.20%) Windows
2 65 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (5.94%) Windows 7
3 33 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 15 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 12 (2.16%) Linux
7 6 (1.08%) Android
8 4 (0.72%) UNIX
9 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (13.49%) Migration
3 65 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (8.99%) Workflow
5 46 (8.27%) CRM
6 44 (7.91%) ITIL
7 27 (4.86%) Project Management
8 24 (4.32%) Content Management
9 20 (3.60%) Business Analysis
9 20 (3.60%) MVC
9 20 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (3.42%) Scrum
10 19 (3.42%) SDLC
11 18 (3.24%) ETL
12 16 (2.88%) Web Development
13 14 (2.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (2.34%) Document Management
14 13 (2.34%) SOA
14 13 (2.34%) Change Management
14 13 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 184 (33.09%) C#
2 104 (18.71%) SQL
3 98 (17.63%) JavaScript
4 82 (14.75%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.06%) VBA
6 16 (2.88%) VB.NET
6 16 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.62%) C++
8 8 (1.44%) VB
9 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.90%) C
9 5 (0.90%) Java
9 5 (0.90%) VBScript
10 4 (0.72%) Delphi
11 3 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.36%) R
12 2 (0.36%) Groovy
13 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (9.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (6.65%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.68%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.50%) Degree
5 24 (4.32%) MCSE
6 13 (2.34%) MCSA
7 9 (1.62%) MCITP
8 8 (1.44%) MCSD
8 8 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.26%) MCP
10 4 (0.72%) CISSP
10 4 (0.72%) MCTS
10 4 (0.72%) MCSM
11 3 (0.54%) MCPD
11 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.54%) PMP
11 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.36%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.62%) SLA
2 5 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.16%) XenApp
7 11 (1.98%) ISA Server
8 10 (1.80%) vSphere
9 7 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.08%) UAG
11 5 (0.90%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.54%) vCloud
13 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.36%) XenServer
14 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (4.32%) SCCM
2 7 (1.26%) SCOM
2 7 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (0.90%) WSUS
4 4 (0.72%) ARCserve
4 4 (0.72%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.72%) vMotion
5 3 (0.54%) Legato
5 3 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.36%) SCSM
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 215 (38.67%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.89%) VMware
3 24 (4.32%) Nintex
4 19 (3.42%) Citrix
5 12 (2.16%) HP
5 12 (2.16%) Veeam
6 10 (1.80%) SAP
6 10 (1.80%) Cisco
7 9 (1.62%) Oracle
8 8 (1.44%) Dell
9 7 (1.26%) EMC
9 7 (1.26%) Symantec
10 6 (1.08%) Lotus
10 6 (1.08%) Telerik
11 5 (0.90%) McAfee
12 4 (0.72%) Websense
12 4 (0.72%) Remedy
12 4 (0.72%) NetApp
12 4 (0.72%) Brocade
12 4 (0.72%) Axway
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