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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 82 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 7 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 1.49% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 6.38% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £460 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% +22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £394 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £475 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.08%
SharePoint 2013
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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
235 298 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.61% 23.30% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 176 74
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) Office 365
6 6 (25.00%) Lync
6 6 (25.00%) User Experience
6 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (16.67%) InfoPath
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
9 3 (12.50%) RMADS
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (8.33%) CSS
10 2 (8.33%) HTML
10 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (8.33%) Change Management
10 2 (8.33%) Project Management
10 2 (8.33%) HTML5
10 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) Lync
3 5 (20.83%) IIS
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) RMADS
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Workflow
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Information Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco