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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 236 218 162
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -56
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 494 486 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.92% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 5.36% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 283 392
Average daily rate
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£395 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 32
Average hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.30 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £55.00 £56.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £37.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.39% +11.19%

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
10036 9075 10101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.23% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5926 5281 5739
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 380 466
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 460 £400 +6.66% 118
London +10 212 £400 +3.22% 43
South West -1 57 £400 +23.07% 15
City of London +37 56 £425 +13.33% 19
East of England -9 45 £413 +3.12% 6
North West -7 42 £388 +4.72% 7
South East -38 36 £388 +19.23% 30
Yorkshire +3 33 £375 +19.52% 8
West Yorkshire +3 32 £375 +19.52% 6
Wiltshire +10 25 £363 -0.68% 4
Suffolk +5 23 £425 - 3
Cheshire +10 22 £350 - 1
Scotland -19 22 £364 +4.00% 12
Leeds -6 19 £375 +25.00%
Manchester -14 15 £400 - 4
West Midlands -30 15 £408 -0.60% 5
North East - 15 £350 - 2
Ipswich +5 14 £438 +2.94% 2
Durham - 13 £337 - 1
Salisbury +2 12 £400 - 1
Essex +3 11 £413 -25.00% 1
Surrey -12 9 £380 +8.57% 6
Somerset -6 8 £408 +16.76% 2
Warrington -6 8 £410 +5.46%
Hampshire -18 8 £300 +8.10% 8
West Sussex +5 6 £450 +44.00% 1
Berkshire -2 6 £400 -5.88% 8
East Midlands -4 6 £300 +20.00% 3
Edinburgh -17 6 £370 -4.64% 1
Birmingham -14 5 £338 -17.68% 2

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 960 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 366 (38.13%) .NET
3 357 (37.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 353 (36.77%) Microsoft
5 319 (33.23%) C#
6 309 (32.19%) SQL Server
7 219 (22.81%) HTML
8 208 (21.67%) ASP.NET
9 205 (21.35%) SQL
10 200 (20.83%) Windows
11 199 (20.73%) CSS
12 183 (19.06%) JavaScript
13 164 (17.08%) Finance
14 160 (16.67%) jQuery
15 150 (15.63%) MS Excel
16 140 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 137 (14.27%) Visual Studio
18 131 (13.65%) PowerShell
19 130 (13.54%) Migration
20 122 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 119 (12.40%) Active Directory
22 112 (11.67%) Workflow
23 111 (11.56%) Intranet
23 111 (11.56%) InfoPath
24 108 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
25 96 (10.00%) Web Services
25 96 (10.00%) WCF
26 95 (9.90%) XML
27 92 (9.58%) IIS
28 91 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 960 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 357 (37.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 92 (9.58%) IIS
4 76 (7.92%) SharePoint Server
5 75 (7.81%) MS Exchange
6 52 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 34 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
8 31 (3.23%) MS Project Server
9 23 (2.40%) CMS
10 14 (1.46%) Lync
11 13 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.83%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.73%) Apache
17 6 (0.63%) Documentum
17 6 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
18 5 (0.52%) JOnAS
18 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 150 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 111 (11.56%) InfoPath
3 63 (6.56%) MS Office
4 37 (3.85%) MS Project
5 19 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.56%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.31%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.21%) ProjectWise
11 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.42%) Tridion
3 4 (0.42%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.31%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.21%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.21%) Lawson
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 56 (5.83%) Office 365
2 22 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.63%) Force.com
4 3 (0.31%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.21%) Trello
6 1 (0.10%) IaaS
6 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (11.56%) Intranet
2 58 (6.04%) DNS
3 42 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 34 (3.54%) Extranet
5 33 (3.44%) Firewall
6 32 (3.33%) WAN
7 25 (2.60%) LAN
8 24 (2.50%) DHCP
8 24 (2.50%) SAN
9 19 (1.98%) HTTP
10 16 (1.67%) Internet
11 14 (1.46%) LDAP
12 8 (0.83%) VPN
13 7 (0.73%) Reverse Proxy
14 6 (0.63%) VLAN
14 6 (0.63%) SSL
14 6 (0.63%) VoIP
15 5 (0.52%) Wireless
15 5 (0.52%) IPsec
15 5 (0.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 140 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 51 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (2.50%) EDRMS
9 23 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 19 (1.98%) PerformancePoint
12 12 (1.25%) Relational Database
13 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.73%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (0.42%) Star Schema
16 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.31%) QlikView
16 3 (0.31%) OLAP
16 3 (0.31%) Big Data
17 1 (0.10%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 137 (14.27%) Visual Studio
2 49 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.04%) Subversion
4 9 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.63%) Xcode
5 6 (0.63%) MSBuild
6 4 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.42%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.31%) Selenium
7 3 (0.31%) Serena SBM
7 3 (0.31%) NUnit
7 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.21%) Moq
8 2 (0.21%) JIRA
8 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.21%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.10%) MSTest
9 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.10%) Fiddler
General
1 164 (17.08%) Finance
2 46 (4.79%) Banking
3 24 (2.50%) Legal
4 17 (1.77%) Publishing
5 16 (1.67%) Law
6 15 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.35%) Back Office
8 11 (1.15%) Advertising
9 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.73%) Local Government
10 7 (0.73%) Retail
10 7 (0.73%) Marketing
10 7 (0.73%) Billing
11 6 (0.63%) Games
12 4 (0.42%) Military
12 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.21%) Front Office
14 1 (0.10%) Electronics
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 423 (44.06%) Developer
2 367 (38.23%) SharePoint Developer
3 127 (13.23%) Analyst
4 103 (10.73%) Consultant
5 82 (8.54%) SharePoint Consultant
6 78 (8.13%) Administrator
7 70 (7.29%) Architect
8 65 (6.77%) SharePoint Administrator
9 58 (6.04%) Business Analyst
10 52 (5.42%) SharePoint Architect
11 45 (4.69%) Project Manager
12 25 (2.60%) Support Analyst
13 22 (2.29%) SharePoint Business Analyst
14 21 (2.19%) .NET Developer
15 16 (1.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 14 (1.46%) Support Engineer
17 13 (1.35%) Solutions Architect
17 13 (1.35%) Senior Consultant
17 13 (1.35%) Systems Analyst
17 13 (1.35%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (38.13%) .NET
2 219 (22.81%) HTML
3 208 (21.67%) ASP.NET
4 199 (20.73%) CSS
5 160 (16.67%) jQuery
6 96 (10.00%) Web Services
6 96 (10.00%) WCF
7 95 (9.90%) XML
8 66 (6.88%) XSLT
9 57 (5.94%) .NET Framework
10 44 (4.58%) HTML5
11 36 (3.75%) WF
12 30 (3.13%) Ajax
13 29 (3.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (2.29%) CAML
15 20 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 19 (1.98%) REST
17 17 (1.77%) LINQ
18 15 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (1.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (3.65%) Clustering
2 31 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 19 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (1.88%) Blackberry
6 17 (1.77%) Taxonomies
7 14 (1.46%) iPad
8 8 (0.83%) NHS
9 7 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.63%) Blog
10 6 (0.63%) Online Games
10 6 (0.63%) Replication
10 6 (0.63%) Kindle
11 5 (0.52%) iPhone
11 5 (0.52%) Wiki
12 4 (0.42%) PKI
12 4 (0.42%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.42%) E-Learning
12 4 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.42%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 200 (20.83%) Windows
2 108 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (5.63%) Windows 7
5 27 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.56%) Linux
7 12 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 10 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.63%) CentOS
11 4 (0.42%) UNIX
12 3 (0.31%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.10%) Android
14 1 (0.10%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (13.54%) Migration
2 112 (11.67%) Workflow
3 83 (8.65%) Project Management
4 81 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (6.56%) ITIL
7 58 (6.04%) Document Management
8 52 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (5.31%) CRM
10 50 (5.21%) Change Management
11 48 (5.00%) MVC
12 44 (4.58%) Content Management
12 44 (4.58%) Business Analysis
12 44 (4.58%) OO
13 40 (4.17%) Web Development
14 35 (3.65%) Scrum
15 29 (3.02%) UML
16 25 (2.60%) Information Management
17 24 (2.50%) PRINCE2
18 21 (2.19%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 319 (33.23%) C#
2 205 (21.35%) SQL
3 183 (19.06%) JavaScript
4 131 (13.65%) PowerShell
5 47 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 24 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 23 (2.40%) Java
8 16 (1.67%) VBA
9 7 (0.73%) VB
10 6 (0.63%) Python
11 5 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.52%) Perl
11 5 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.31%) Scala
12 3 (0.31%) C-shell
12 3 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.31%) Jython
12 3 (0.31%) Korn
12 3 (0.31%) PHP
12 3 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (7.71%) Degree
3 62 (6.46%) Security Cleared
4 48 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 47 (4.90%) MCSE
6 34 (3.54%) MCTS
6 34 (3.54%) MCITP
7 11 (1.15%) MCSD
8 9 (0.94%) MCP
9 7 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.63%) ISEB
10 6 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.42%) MCPD
12 4 (0.42%) MCSA
13 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.31%) CCNA
13 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.21%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.77%) SLA
2 15 (1.56%) QA
3 7 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 119 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.40%) vSphere
4 15 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.46%) UAG
6 13 (1.35%) XenApp
6 13 (1.35%) ISA Server
7 8 (0.83%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.83%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.73%) XenServer
9 6 (0.63%) Xen
10 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.21%) IAG
13 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.10%) NFS
13 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (3.02%) SCCM
2 24 (2.50%) SCOM
3 9 (0.94%) Puppet
4 7 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.63%) Nagios
5 6 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 6 (0.63%) Cobbler
5 6 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (0.63%) SCSM
5 6 (0.63%) Opsview
6 5 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (0.42%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.31%) MIIS
8 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 353 (36.77%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.83%) VMware
3 41 (4.27%) Citrix
4 40 (4.17%) Nintex
5 36 (3.75%) HP
6 26 (2.71%) Oracle
7 23 (2.40%) Cisco
8 15 (1.56%) Dell
9 12 (1.25%) Cognos
10 11 (1.15%) IBM
10 11 (1.15%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.04%) SAP
12 8 (0.83%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.83%) Lotus
12 8 (0.83%) Remedy
12 8 (0.83%) Kofax
13 7 (0.73%) Symantec
13 7 (0.73%) Adobe
14 6 (0.63%) Compaq
14 6 (0.63%) McAfee
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