The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 222 191 152
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -39
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 475 550 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.10% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.12% 6.30% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 341 375
Average daily rate
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£395 £365 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 29
Average hourly rate £41.25 £38.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 £24.50 £17.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £47.50 £57.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +42.59%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9283 8727 9380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.56% 17.43% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5534 4930 5214
Average daily rate £375 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 455 435
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.06 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 9 July 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 -33 444 £400 +8.84% 125
London -11 225 £415 +3.68% 46
City of London +7 52 £425 +6.25% 29
South East -36 52 £325 -13.33% 21
East of England -11 43 £425 +30.76% 14
North West +12 38 £350 +16.66% 9
Yorkshire -9 26 £350 +11.55% 10
South West -35 26 £356 +6.34% 9
Suffolk -1 25 £425 - 3
West Yorkshire -8 23 £363 +15.07% 7
Manchester +8 21 £350 +12.00% 4
Scotland -10 21 £363 +3.57% 13
Cheshire +14 17 £310 +125.45% 3
Ipswich -1 16 £425 - 1
Leeds -5 16 £350 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -25 16 £350 +1.44% 10
Surrey +14 15 £335 -4.28% 6
Essex +5 10 £400 -11.11% 1
North East -3 10 £338 - 4
Berkshire -14 9 £325 -23.52% 4
Durham - 9 £338 - 1
East Midlands -2 7 £325 +8.33% 2
West Sussex -5 7 £400 -31.62% 1
Kent -1 6 £463 +54.16%
Glasgow -2 6 £356 +4.01% 5
Aberdeen +3 5 £450 +20.00% 5
Reading -11 5 £313 -26.47% 2
Hampshire -17 5 £253 -21.09% 6
Edinburgh -21 5 £338 +8.43% 1
Bristol -25 5 £363 +85.89% 4

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 1025 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 392 (38.24%) .NET
3 380 (37.07%) Microsoft
4 365 (35.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 344 (33.56%) SQL Server
6 311 (30.34%) C#
7 227 (22.15%) SQL
8 209 (20.39%) Windows
9 202 (19.71%) ASP.NET
10 197 (19.22%) HTML
11 193 (18.83%) CSS
12 175 (17.07%) JavaScript
13 160 (15.61%) SQL Server 2008
14 159 (15.51%) Finance
15 157 (15.32%) jQuery
16 155 (15.12%) PowerShell
17 152 (14.83%) MS Excel
18 147 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 135 (13.17%) Visual Studio
19 135 (13.17%) Migration
20 129 (12.59%) Intranet
21 123 (12.00%) Active Directory
22 118 (11.51%) Workflow
23 114 (11.12%) XML
24 112 (10.93%) IIS
25 109 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
26 105 (10.24%) InfoPath
27 102 (9.95%) SharePoint Server
28 100 (9.76%) Web Services
29 97 (9.46%) Project Management

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 1025 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 365 (35.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 112 (10.93%) IIS
4 102 (9.95%) SharePoint Server
5 79 (7.71%) MS Exchange
6 53 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 49 (4.78%) MS Project Server
8 23 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (2.05%) CMS
10 14 (1.37%) Lync
11 11 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.78%) Apache
14 7 (0.68%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.68%) SharePoint Foundation
15 6 (0.59%) Documentum
Applications
1 152 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 105 (10.24%) InfoPath
3 72 (7.02%) MS Office
4 47 (4.59%) MS Project
5 21 (2.05%) PowerPivot
6 14 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.29%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 38 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.39%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.39%) Tridion
3 3 (0.29%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Lawson
5 1 (0.098%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.098%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.39%) Office 365
2 11 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.59%) SaaS
4 3 (0.29%) Force.com
4 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.098%) IaaS
5 1 (0.098%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (12.59%) Intranet
2 52 (5.07%) DNS
3 46 (4.49%) Firewall
4 35 (3.41%) Extranet
5 30 (2.93%) TCP/IP
6 28 (2.73%) WAN
7 26 (2.54%) LAN
8 23 (2.24%) SAN
8 23 (2.24%) DHCP
9 18 (1.76%) Internet
10 16 (1.56%) HTTP
11 15 (1.46%) LDAP
12 9 (0.88%) VoIP
13 8 (0.78%) VPN
14 7 (0.68%) Wireless
14 7 (0.68%) VLAN
15 5 (0.49%) DMZ
15 5 (0.49%) IPsec
15 5 (0.49%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (33.56%) SQL Server
2 160 (15.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 147 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 64 (6.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (2.54%) PerformancePoint
10 25 (2.44%) EDRMS
11 24 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (1.66%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.07%) MS Access
14 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
16 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.49%) MySQL
16 5 (0.49%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.39%) Star Schema
18 3 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 135 (13.17%) Visual Studio
2 62 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.17%) Subversion
4 11 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.59%) Xcode
6 5 (0.49%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.29%) NUnit
7 3 (0.29%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.20%) Moq
8 2 (0.20%) Serena SBM
8 2 (0.20%) JIRA
8 2 (0.20%) PVCS
9 1 (0.098%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.098%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.098%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.098%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.098%) FxCop
General
1 159 (15.51%) Finance
2 54 (5.27%) Banking
3 27 (2.63%) Legal
4 24 (2.34%) Publishing
5 17 (1.66%) Law
6 14 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.27%) Back Office
8 11 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.98%) Marketing
10 9 (0.88%) Billing
10 9 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.78%) Games
11 8 (0.78%) Local Government
12 5 (0.49%) Retail
13 4 (0.39%) Advertising
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.29%) Military
14 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 441 (43.02%) Developer
2 369 (36.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 138 (13.46%) Analyst
4 112 (10.93%) Administrator
5 111 (10.83%) Consultant
6 96 (9.37%) SharePoint Administrator
7 90 (8.78%) SharePoint Consultant
8 68 (6.63%) Architect
9 55 (5.37%) Business Analyst
10 46 (4.49%) SharePoint Architect
11 39 (3.80%) Project Manager
12 28 (2.73%) Support Analyst
13 22 (2.15%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 16 (1.56%) SharePoint Business Analyst
15 16 (1.56%) Support Engineer
16 15 (1.46%) Senior Consultant
16 15 (1.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 14 (1.37%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
17 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (38.24%) .NET
2 202 (19.71%) ASP.NET
3 197 (19.22%) HTML
4 193 (18.83%) CSS
5 157 (15.32%) jQuery
6 114 (11.12%) XML
7 100 (9.76%) Web Services
8 88 (8.59%) WCF
9 67 (6.54%) .NET Framework
9 67 (6.54%) XSLT
10 33 (3.22%) Ajax
10 33 (3.22%) HTML5
11 32 (3.12%) WF
12 24 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (2.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 19 (1.85%) LINQ
15 18 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (1.56%) CSS3
17 15 (1.46%) XSL
17 15 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (3.32%) Computer Science
2 29 (2.83%) Clustering
3 28 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.15%) Blackberry
5 20 (1.95%) Taxonomies
6 15 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.07%) iPad
8 8 (0.78%) Online Games
9 7 (0.68%) NHS
9 7 (0.68%) Replication
9 7 (0.68%) Blog
9 7 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.49%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.49%) iPhone
10 5 (0.49%) FMCG
10 5 (0.49%) Wiki
10 5 (0.49%) Kindle
11 4 (0.39%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 209 (20.39%) Windows
2 109 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 57 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.37%) Linux
6 14 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 9 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.78%) CentOS
9 7 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.39%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.39%) Solaris
10 4 (0.39%) UNIX
11 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.098%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (13.17%) Migration
2 118 (11.51%) Workflow
3 97 (9.46%) Project Management
4 84 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
6 75 (7.32%) ITIL
7 68 (6.63%) Document Management
8 54 (5.27%) CRM
9 50 (4.88%) Change Management
9 50 (4.88%) MVC
9 50 (4.88%) Content Management
10 49 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (4.59%) OO
12 46 (4.49%) Web Development
13 39 (3.80%) Business Analysis
14 34 (3.32%) PRINCE2
15 30 (2.93%) Information Management
15 30 (2.93%) Asset Management
15 30 (2.93%) UML
16 29 (2.83%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 311 (30.34%) C#
2 227 (22.15%) SQL
3 175 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 155 (15.12%) PowerShell
5 47 (4.59%) T-SQL
6 18 (1.76%) Java
7 16 (1.56%) VB
8 14 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 12 (1.17%) VBA
10 9 (0.88%) C
10 9 (0.88%) PHP
11 8 (0.78%) Python
12 7 (0.68%) Perl
13 6 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.39%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 4 (0.39%) VB6
14 4 (0.39%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.29%) XPath
16 2 (0.20%) XQuery
16 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 78 (7.61%) Degree
3 77 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 72 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 41 (4.00%) MCSE
6 27 (2.63%) MCTS
6 27 (2.63%) MCITP
7 18 (1.76%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.98%) MCSD
8 10 (0.98%) MCP
8 10 (0.98%) ISEB
9 8 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.68%) APMP
11 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.39%) MCSA
12 3 (0.29%) CCNA
12 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.20%) MCSM
13 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.76%) QA
2 14 (1.37%) SLA
3 11 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.59%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.098%) WAI
System Software
1 123 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.24%) vSphere
4 20 (1.95%) ISA Server
5 17 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.98%) XenApp
8 9 (0.88%) UAG
9 8 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.78%) Xen
10 7 (0.68%) XenServer
10 7 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.098%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.098%) NFS
13 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (2.44%) SCCM
2 21 (2.05%) SCOM
3 8 (0.78%) Opsview
3 8 (0.78%) Puppet
3 8 (0.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 8 (0.78%) Cobbler
3 8 (0.78%) Nagios
4 6 (0.59%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (0.49%) SCSM
6 4 (0.39%) HP SIM
6 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 380 (37.07%) Microsoft
2 65 (6.34%) VMware
3 36 (3.51%) Citrix
4 35 (3.41%) Nintex
5 33 (3.22%) HP
6 26 (2.54%) Cisco
6 26 (2.54%) Oracle
7 15 (1.46%) Dell
8 14 (1.37%) Barracuda Networks
9 13 (1.27%) Cognos
9 13 (1.27%) SAP
10 11 (1.07%) IBM
10 11 (1.07%) Kofax
10 11 (1.07%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.88%) Adobe
12 8 (0.78%) Splunk
12 8 (0.78%) Infoblox
12 8 (0.78%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.78%) Veritas
13 7 (0.68%) Lotus
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Rate: £400 per day + plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £290 - £390 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £150 to £200 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Shefford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £21.75 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Greythorn
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £23 - £25 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago