The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 66 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 24 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 3.15% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.66% 21.01% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 15
Median daily rate £261 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.84% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £395 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.51%
SharePoint
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
277 238 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.85% 15.01% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 105 166
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Banking
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.91%) MS Project
4 12 (27.91%) MS Office
5 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Citrix
5 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
6 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.93%) Oracle
8 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 7 (16.28%) Change Management
9 7 (16.28%) Retail
9 7 (16.28%) Clustering
9 7 (16.28%) Retail Banking
9 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (13.95%) XenApp
10 6 (13.95%) Change Control
10 6 (13.95%) Law
10 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.95%) VMware
10 6 (13.95%) Linux
11 5 (11.63%) Quality Management
11 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.63%) Windows Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Office
1 12 (27.91%) MS Project
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) NetScaler
1 4 (9.30%) SSH
2 3 (6.98%) Intranet
3 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) Skype
3 2 (4.65%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Informix
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.65%) StarTeam
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) PVCS
General
1 17 (39.53%) Banking
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 7 (16.28%) Retail Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Service Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Change Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Project Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Coordinator
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Change Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Service Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (6.98%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) SAML
3 1 (2.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.30%) Unix
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) AIX
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Change Management
2 6 (13.95%) Change Control
2 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) Quality Management
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (9.30%) Programme Governance
4 4 (9.30%) Workflow
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) VBScript
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.65%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) MCTS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CISMP
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) XenApp
3 4 (9.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (9.30%) WSUS
2 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.65%) Netcool
2 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.33%) QRadar
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Citrix
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos
6 2 (4.65%) F5
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Nintex
6 2 (4.65%) Sun
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Charles River
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk