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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 74 80 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.24% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 1.30% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +2.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -1.72%
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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
253 230 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.47% 18.28% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 144 51
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £99.53 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.94% +337.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 1 May 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 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VBA
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) MS Access
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Lotus
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) MS Access
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) SAP