The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SharePoint 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.94% 0.99% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £390 £440 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% -4.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £440 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £440 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -15.58% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £42.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -75.29% +57.40%  

SharePoint 2010 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 81 101 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.90% 15.63% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% -3.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

SharePoint 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SharePoint 2010 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in Birmingham

SharePoint 2010
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft