The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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.

Microsoft SharePoint 2010
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 43
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.46% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.02% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21 99 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.86% 22.97% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 70 52
Median daily rate £356 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £450 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.00 £45.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -73.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.70 £17.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £19.89 £46.09
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 Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in Lancashire

SharePoint 2010
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

SharePoint 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB