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 30 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
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 3 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 3.64% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 13
Median daily rate £176 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.22% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £362 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £395 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -75.29% +88.88%  

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 403 686 589
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.49% 17.63% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 380 290
Median daily rate £360 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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 30 March 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
Manchester -1 2 £176 -54.22% 1
Cheshire +31 1 - -
SharePoint 2010
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) CMS

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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Support
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared