The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 28 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
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 480 464 382
Rank change year-on-year -16 -82  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 128 178 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 1.93% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 117 189
Median daily rate £375 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -15.58% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Median hourly rate £10.50 £41.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.54% +83.33%  
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7809 9216 9338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 17.20% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5111 5886 5538
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 222 346
Median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SharePoint 2010
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint 2010 in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in the UK

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -13 118 £381 -3.48% 25
London -10 44 £400 - 13
Yorkshire +25 14 £288 -17.85% 2
North East -9 12 £275 -12.69% 1
West Yorkshire +19 11 £300 -17.24% 2
Leeds +16 10 £288 -20.68% 2
West Midlands +20 8 £390 +9.09% 2
South East -8 8 £365 -5.80% 5
South West -3 7 £394 +1.61%
Tyne and Wear -5 7 £290 -30.95%
Scotland +20 6 £366 +14.09%
Surrey +10 6 £365 +2.45% 3
City of London -12 6 £394 -3.07%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £290 -
Gloucestershire +8 5 £350 -15.15%
East of England -3 5 £450 +3.15% 1
Birmingham +2 4 £390 -11.36% 1
Aberdeen - 4 £366 -
North West +6 3 £176 -54.22% 1
Cambridge +12 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
Bristol +5 2 £438 +14.75%
Manchester -4 2 £176 -54.22%
East Midlands -9 2 £450 +5.88%
Reigate - 2 £300 -
Guildford - 2 £395 - 2
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
Cheshire +21 1 - -
South Wales +18 1 £290 -31.76% 1
Wales +14 1 £290 -31.76% 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 280 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 130 (46.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 101 (36.07%) Office 365
4 95 (33.93%) C#
4 95 (33.93%) .NET
5 88 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 85 (30.36%) Migration
7 83 (29.64%) JavaScript
8 80 (28.57%) HTML
9 66 (23.57%) Windows
10 65 (23.21%) Security Cleared
11 61 (21.79%) jQuery
12 59 (21.07%) SQL Server
13 56 (20.00%) CSS
14 53 (18.93%) MS Excel
15 47 (16.79%) Workflow
16 44 (15.71%) SC Cleared
17 40 (14.29%) PowerShell
18 38 (13.57%) ASP.NET
19 37 (13.21%) MS Office
20 35 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (12.14%) Visual Studio
22 33 (11.79%) SQL
23 32 (11.43%) VB
24 31 (11.07%) Finance
25 27 (9.64%) Intranet
26 26 (9.29%) XML
27 25 (8.93%) Active Directory
27 25 (8.93%) Information Architecture
28 24 (8.57%) Skype for Business

SharePoint 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 280 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 130 (46.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 24 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 20 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 19 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (5.36%) Office Communications Server
7 9 (3.21%) IIS
8 7 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (2.14%) K2 blackpearl
10 4 (1.43%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.07%) CMS
12 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (18.93%) MS Excel
2 37 (13.21%) MS Office
3 16 (5.71%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) MS Project
4 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 101 (36.07%) Office 365
2 16 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.50%) OneDrive
4 3 (1.07%) IaaS
4 3 (1.07%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.07%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.64%) Intranet
2 19 (6.79%) Skype
3 11 (3.93%) DHCP
3 11 (3.93%) DNS
4 10 (3.57%) Extranet
5 3 (1.07%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) Internet
6 2 (0.71%) LDAP
6 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.71%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) DMZ
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) MPLS
7 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) SMTP
7 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.14%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (1.79%) PowerPivot
9 3 (1.07%) Power BI
10 2 (0.71%) DataStage
10 2 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.36%) EDMS
11 1 (0.36%) MS Access
11 1 (0.36%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.57%) MSTest
4 3 (1.07%) NUnit
5 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.71%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (11.07%) Finance
2 24 (8.57%) Advertising
3 17 (6.07%) Publishing
4 5 (1.79%) Law
4 5 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.71%) Banking
5 2 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Front Office
6 1 (0.36%) Local Government
6 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (49.29%) Developer
2 132 (47.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 42 (15.00%) Administrator
4 40 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
5 34 (12.14%) Consultant
6 28 (10.00%) Analyst
7 22 (7.86%) SharePoint Consultant
8 17 (6.07%) SharePoint Analyst
9 14 (5.00%) Messaging Support
10 12 (4.29%) Architect
10 12 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.93%) SharePoint Architect
12 10 (3.57%) Messaging Engineer
12 10 (3.57%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
13 8 (2.86%) Messaging Support Engineer
13 8 (2.86%) Workflow Analyst
14 7 (2.50%) .NET Developer
14 7 (2.50%) Designer
14 7 (2.50%) SharePoint Designer
14 7 (2.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (33.93%) .NET
2 80 (28.57%) HTML
3 61 (21.79%) jQuery
4 56 (20.00%) CSS
5 38 (13.57%) ASP.NET
6 26 (9.29%) XML
7 20 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (6.43%) Web Services
9 17 (6.07%) REST
10 14 (5.00%) HTML5
11 13 (4.64%) AngularJS
12 11 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.93%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (3.57%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.21%) RESTful
14 9 (3.21%) SPServices
15 6 (2.14%) Ajax
15 6 (2.14%) Entity Framework
16 5 (1.79%) SOAP
16 5 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.57%) Taxonomies
3 8 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.43%) User Experience
6 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.71%) Blog
7 2 (0.71%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.36%) NHS
8 1 (0.36%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.57%) Windows
2 21 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.86%) Android
6 8 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.07%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (30.36%) Migration
2 47 (16.79%) Workflow
3 35 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (8.93%) Information Architecture
5 23 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (8.21%) Content Management
6 15 (5.36%) ITIL
6 15 (5.36%) MVC
7 12 (4.29%) Web Development
8 11 (3.93%) Information Management
8 11 (3.93%) Workflow Development
9 9 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.21%) Functional Testing
9 9 (3.21%) Manual Testing
9 9 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (3.21%) Workflow Management
10 8 (2.86%) Kanban
10 8 (2.86%) Software Testing
11 7 (2.50%) Automated Testing
11 7 (2.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (33.93%) C#
2 83 (29.64%) JavaScript
3 40 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 33 (11.79%) SQL
5 32 (11.43%) VB
6 12 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.86%) VBA
8 4 (1.43%) C
9 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.71%) Java
10 2 (0.71%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.64%) MCSE
5 12 (4.29%) Degree
6 8 (2.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.43%) MCITP
9 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.71%) MCSD
9 2 (0.71%) MCTS
9 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.07%) PMO
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.07%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.36%) OVSD
3 1 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 88 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.86%) Nintex
3 7 (2.50%) Trend Micro
3 7 (2.50%) VMware
4 5 (1.79%) Citrix
5 4 (1.43%) Cognos
5 4 (1.43%) IBM
6 3 (1.07%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.07%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.36%) Aruba
8 1 (0.36%) CA
8 1 (0.36%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) F5
8 1 (0.36%) Lotus
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle
8 1 (0.36%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.36%) SAP
8 1 (0.36%) Teradata
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