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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 321 209 161
Rank change year-on-year
-112 -48
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 286 476 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.95% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 5.45% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 296 329
Average daily rate
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£375 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 12
Average hourly rate £37.00 £17.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.64% -39.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.93 £23.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+58.82% -38.18%

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
9287 8731 7891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.43% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5669 5187 4454
Average daily rate £400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 301 396
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.46 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -101 268 £388 +0.22% 92
London -49 118 £388 -3.12% 44
South East -32 67 £450 +37.93% 16
City of London -9 29 £405 +1.95% 7
South West -48 25 £325 -18.75% 5
North West -23 16 £321 -14.43% 11
Surrey +12 15 £450 +46.10% 4
Hampshire -21 14 £340 -6.20%
Berkshire -14 13 £325 -3.70% 4
Scotland -15 12 £370 +13.84% 5
East Midlands +10 11 £395 - 5
West Midlands -19 10 £425 +13.33% 6
Yorkshire -20 10 £325 -7.14%
Dorset +8 9 £305 -12.85% 1
Reading -8 9 £288 -22.03% 1
Kent - 9 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire -8 8 £350 +5.66%
West Sussex -11 8 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £390 - 4
Bristol -8 7 £350 -24.32% 2
Leeds -12 7 £350 +16.66%
East of England -15 7 £413 +17.85% 2
Bournemouth +9 6 £305 -12.85%
Edinburgh +3 6 £420 +35.92%
Birmingham +2 5 £350 - 4
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £413 +6.45% 1
Glasgow -4 5 £325 -10.34% 4
Merseyside -4 5 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire -24 5 £425 +65.04% 2
Lancashire -6 4 £300 -20.00%

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 680 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 330 (48.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 297 (43.68%) Microsoft
4 283 (41.62%) .NET
5 246 (36.18%) C#
6 215 (31.62%) SQL
7 197 (28.97%) SQL Server
8 177 (26.03%) JavaScript
9 167 (24.56%) ASP.NET
9 167 (24.56%) CSS
10 143 (21.03%) HTML
11 127 (18.68%) Visual Studio
12 122 (17.94%) Migration
13 119 (17.50%) Windows
13 119 (17.50%) jQuery
14 114 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
15 103 (15.15%) Security Cleared
16 100 (14.71%) Active Directory
17 95 (13.97%) MS Excel
17 95 (13.97%) CRM
18 93 (13.68%) PowerShell
18 93 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
19 88 (12.94%) Finance
20 80 (11.76%) XML
21 77 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
22 71 (10.44%) SC Cleared
23 69 (10.15%) Intranet
24 68 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 63 (9.26%) IIS
26 62 (9.12%) Workflow

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 680 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 330 (48.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 63 (9.26%) IIS
4 55 (8.09%) BizTalk Server
5 54 (7.94%) Lync
6 50 (7.35%) SharePoint Server
7 46 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (3.68%) MS Project Server
9 24 (3.53%) CMS
9 24 (3.53%) MS Exchange
10 18 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (1.47%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.59%) Confluence
12 4 (0.59%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.59%) Apache
13 3 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.29%) Kentico
14 2 (0.29%) Liferay
14 2 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 95 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 62 (9.12%) InfoPath
3 49 (7.21%) MS Office
4 19 (2.79%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.65%) MS Project
6 9 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.29%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 77 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (6.47%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.29%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.65%) Office 365
2 40 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.03%) Yammer
5 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.15%) Intranet
2 20 (2.94%) Extranet
3 14 (2.06%) Internet
4 13 (1.91%) DNS
5 10 (1.47%) WAN
5 10 (1.47%) DHCP
5 10 (1.47%) HTTP
6 9 (1.32%) SAN
6 9 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.18%) SSL
8 6 (0.88%) LAN
9 5 (0.74%) VPN
10 4 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (0.59%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.59%) SMTP
11 3 (0.44%) FTP
12 2 (0.29%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.29%) NAS
12 2 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 93 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (2.21%) PerformancePoint
10 14 (2.06%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.32%) MS Access
11 9 (1.32%) QlikView
12 7 (1.03%) OLAP
13 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.59%) EDRMS
15 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
16 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 127 (18.68%) Visual Studio
2 55 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (1.03%) MSTest
5 4 (0.59%) JIRA
6 3 (0.44%) NUnit
6 3 (0.44%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.29%) SilkCentral
7 2 (0.29%) Serena SBM
8 1 (0.15%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 88 (12.94%) Finance
2 26 (3.82%) Publishing
3 22 (3.24%) Banking
4 20 (2.94%) Advertising
5 12 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.62%) Law
7 9 (1.32%) Legal
7 9 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.32%) Marketing
8 6 (0.88%) Military
8 6 (0.88%) Back Office
8 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.59%) Retail
11 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.29%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.29%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 318 (46.76%) Developer
2 251 (36.91%) SharePoint Developer
3 87 (12.79%) Consultant
4 86 (12.65%) Architect
5 74 (10.88%) SharePoint Consultant
5 74 (10.88%) Analyst
6 41 (6.03%) Administrator
7 34 (5.00%) SharePoint Architect
8 33 (4.85%) Technical Architect
9 31 (4.56%) SharePoint Administrator
10 27 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 26 (3.82%) Business Analyst
12 24 (3.53%) Senior Developer
13 22 (3.24%) Project Manager
14 21 (3.09%) Support Analyst
15 20 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
15 20 (2.94%) Senior SharePoint Developer
16 16 (2.35%) SharePoint Project Manager
17 15 (2.21%) SharePoint Business Analyst
18 11 (1.62%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (41.62%) .NET
2 167 (24.56%) ASP.NET
2 167 (24.56%) CSS
3 143 (21.03%) HTML
4 119 (17.50%) jQuery
5 80 (11.76%) XML
6 53 (7.79%) Ajax
7 52 (7.65%) Web Services
8 49 (7.21%) WCF
9 45 (6.62%) .NET Framework
10 40 (5.88%) HTML5
11 31 (4.56%) Application Packaging
12 23 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (2.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (2.50%) XHTML
15 15 (2.21%) CSS3
16 14 (2.06%) XSLT
17 12 (1.76%) REST
18 10 (1.47%) Middleware
19 9 (1.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.94%) Clustering
2 34 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.62%) User Experience
7 10 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.47%) NHS
8 9 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.18%) Replication
10 7 (1.03%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.88%) Physics
12 5 (0.74%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.74%) PKI
12 5 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.59%) Social Media
13 4 (0.59%) Taxonomies
13 4 (0.59%) PMI
14 3 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 119 (17.50%) Windows
2 62 (9.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.03%) UNIX
7 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.29%) Android
10 1 (0.15%) OS/400
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (17.94%) Migration
2 114 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (13.97%) CRM
4 62 (9.12%) Workflow
5 52 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (7.50%) MVC
7 47 (6.91%) Project Management
8 45 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 41 (6.03%) SOA
10 33 (4.85%) Document Management
10 33 (4.85%) ITIL
11 32 (4.71%) Scrum
12 28 (4.12%) Web Development
13 26 (3.82%) Change Management
13 26 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (3.24%) Content Management
15 20 (2.94%) Business Analysis
16 19 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (2.65%) Waterfall
17 18 (2.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 246 (36.18%) C#
2 215 (31.62%) SQL
3 177 (26.03%) JavaScript
4 93 (13.68%) PowerShell
5 27 (3.97%) T-SQL
5 27 (3.97%) VBA
6 12 (1.76%) VB
7 11 (1.62%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.47%) VBScript
9 7 (1.03%) Java
10 6 (0.88%) C++
10 6 (0.88%) C
10 6 (0.88%) PHP
11 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.59%) Delphi
12 2 (0.29%) Groovy
12 2 (0.29%) Perl
13 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.15%) PHP5
13 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 103 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 71 (10.44%) SC Cleared
3 53 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (4.41%) Degree
5 19 (2.79%) MCSE
6 17 (2.50%) VCP4
7 13 (1.91%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.18%) MCTS
9 7 (1.03%) ISEB
9 7 (1.03%) MCP
9 7 (1.03%) MCITP
10 6 (0.88%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.29%) MCPD
14 2 (0.29%) MCSA
14 2 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.32%) QA
2 7 (1.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) WAI
4 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) GxP
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 57 (8.38%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.06%) XenApp
4 11 (1.62%) ISA Server
4 11 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.32%) vSphere
5 9 (1.32%) UAG
6 5 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.74%) vCloud
7 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.29%) XenServer
8 2 (0.29%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 29 (4.26%) SCCM
2 7 (1.03%) WSUS
3 6 (0.88%) SCOM
4 5 (0.74%) Legato
4 5 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.29%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.15%) SCSM
7 1 (0.15%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 297 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.56%) VMware
3 23 (3.38%) Citrix
4 19 (2.79%) Nintex
5 16 (2.35%) HP
6 12 (1.76%) Oracle
6 12 (1.76%) Remedy
7 10 (1.47%) Dell
7 10 (1.47%) Lotus
8 9 (1.32%) Cisco
8 9 (1.32%) Ektron
9 7 (1.03%) McAfee
9 7 (1.03%) EMC
9 7 (1.03%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.88%) Telerik
11 5 (0.74%) Sophos
11 5 (0.74%) NetApp
11 5 (0.74%) Brocade
11 5 (0.74%) Veeam
12 4 (0.59%) F5
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Platform People
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Platform People
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Epsom
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago