The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 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 2013 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 74 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.62% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 3.61% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +49.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
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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
242 194 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.69% 17.24% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 96 44
Average daily rate £400 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
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 £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Edinburgh region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) Migration
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 3 (15.00%) Document Management
9 3 (15.00%) Intranet
9 3 (15.00%) Extranet
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (10.00%) REST
11 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (5.00%) Coaching
11 1 (5.00%) User Experience

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
1 3 (15.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Document Management
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft