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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 84 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 3 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.78% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 4.55% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +19.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £10.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+104.57% -51.44%
SharePoint 2010
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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
245 198 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.09% 17.20% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 99 46
Average daily rate £380 £368 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £212 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

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 23 January 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Extranet
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Intranet
6 3 (30.00%) Document Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) VBA
7 2 (20.00%) Windows

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
1 3 (30.00%) Extranet
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory