The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 78 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.09% 4.89% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £37.25 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-9.39% +12.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
171 184 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.00% 16.31% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 77 49
Average daily rate £360 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £252 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £449 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +8.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010.

1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Intranet
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Lync
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) MCTS
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) Documentum
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 2 (22.22%) Documentum
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft