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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 89 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.51% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.02% 2.33% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £370 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.63% -4.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.97 £33.75 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+9.54% -9.39%
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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
248 258 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.48% 21.88% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 152 81
Average daily rate £380 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% -36.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Markit EDM
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) VMware