The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 148 132
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 6 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.29% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% 1.77% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £413 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +36.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +28.78%  

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 429 621 543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.57% 16.36% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 377 320
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.49 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.25 £36.00 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

SharePoint 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in the North West

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +23 3 £450 +7.14%
Manchester +10 2 - - 3
SharePoint 2010
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) WAP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) COBIT
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing

SharePoint 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 3 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Designer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (33.33%) WAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Progress