The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 51 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.18% 2.49% 2.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.99% 11.23% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £470 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
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Scotland

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
243 285 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.14% 22.20% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 70
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
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 £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 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.

1 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (29.70%) .NET
3 26 (25.74%) Finance
4 25 (24.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
5 23 (22.77%) Windows
6 20 (19.80%) MS Office
6 20 (19.80%) Banking
7 19 (18.81%) Citrix
7 19 (18.81%) Migration
8 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
9 16 (15.84%) C#
10 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
11 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
12 13 (12.87%) PRINCE2
12 13 (12.87%) Project Management
12 13 (12.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (11.88%) Lync
13 12 (11.88%) Change Management
14 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
14 11 (10.89%) SQL
14 11 (10.89%) Office 365
14 11 (10.89%) Network Security
15 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.90%) CSS
15 10 (9.90%) ITIL
15 10 (9.90%) Cisco
15 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (8.91%) HTML
16 9 (8.91%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (24.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (12.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (11.88%) Lync
4 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.95%) IIS
5 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.96%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.98%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.99%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Office
2 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.93%) MS Project
4 6 (5.94%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Network Security
2 8 (7.92%) Intranet
3 6 (5.94%) LAN
3 6 (5.94%) WAN
4 3 (2.97%) Firewall
4 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) DNS
6 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.97%) MS Access
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.98%) MSI
4 2 (1.98%) AdminStudio
4 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (25.74%) Finance
2 20 (19.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Law
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (31.68%) Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Developer
3 15 (14.85%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (12.87%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.89%) Administrator
6 9 (8.91%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Coordinator
8 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.94%) Consultant
10 5 (4.95%) SharePoint Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Programme Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Programme Support Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (3.96%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) IT Support Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Data Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Network Manager
12 3 (2.97%) Architect
12 3 (2.97%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) .NET
2 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.90%) CSS
4 9 (8.91%) HTML
5 7 (6.93%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
6 4 (3.96%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.97%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.98%) CSS3
8 2 (1.98%) jQuery
9 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) User Experience
3 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) RMADS
4 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Social Media
5 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.99%) GIS
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.99%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.94%) Android
3 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.97%) Linux
6 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Migration
2 13 (12.87%) PRINCE2
2 13 (12.87%) Project Management
3 12 (11.88%) Change Management
4 10 (9.90%) ITIL
4 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.94%) CRM
7 5 (4.95%) Workflow
7 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.95%) Time Management
7 5 (4.95%) Dependency Management
7 5 (4.95%) Coaching
8 4 (3.96%) Open Source
8 4 (3.96%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.96%) Document Management
8 4 (3.96%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) C#
2 11 (10.89%) SQL
3 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.95%) VBA
6 3 (2.97%) VBScript
6 3 (2.97%) VB
7 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) HND
2 3 (2.97%) CCNP
2 3 (2.97%) CCNA
2 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.97%) BitLocker
4 3 (2.97%) Xen
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.99%) MIIS
Vendors
1 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.81%) Citrix
3 10 (9.90%) Cisco
4 7 (6.93%) VMware
5 6 (5.94%) Lotus
6 4 (3.96%) Veeam
7 3 (2.97%) HP
8 2 (1.98%) SAP
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle
9 1 (0.99%) Adobe
9 1 (0.99%) NetApp
9 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.99%) AlgoSec
9 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.99%) Remedy
9 1 (0.99%) Crossbeam
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago