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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 38 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 44 51 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.40% 4.37% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.97% 21.70% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -36.36%
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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
294 235 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.70% 20.15% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 106 45
Average daily rate £375 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £171 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £140.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +833.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 48 (64.00%) .NET
2 31 (41.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
4 27 (36.00%) C#
5 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.33%) CSS
8 17 (22.67%) HTML
9 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 15 (20.00%) User Experience
10 14 (18.67%) Lync
10 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
10 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (18.67%) SQL
11 13 (17.33%) XML
11 13 (17.33%) JSON
11 13 (17.33%) HTML5
12 12 (16.00%) MVC
12 12 (16.00%) IIS
13 11 (14.67%) Web Services
13 11 (14.67%) QA
13 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (13.33%) RESTful
14 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.33%) SOAP
14 10 (13.33%) MS Office
15 9 (12.00%) Finance
15 9 (12.00%) Migration

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 31 (41.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (18.67%) Lync
3 12 (16.00%) IIS
4 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (10.67%) CMS
6 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.67%) Documentum
8 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) SPSS
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Intranet
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) LAN
3 2 (2.67%) VoIP
3 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.67%) Big Data
10 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.33%) DB2
10 1 (1.33%) OLAP
10 1 (1.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.33%) ERwin
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 27 (36.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Lead Developer
4 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.67%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.00%) .NET
2 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.33%) CSS
4 17 (22.67%) HTML
5 13 (17.33%) XML
5 13 (17.33%) JSON
5 13 (17.33%) HTML5
6 11 (14.67%) Web Services
7 10 (13.33%) SOAP
7 10 (13.33%) RESTful
8 8 (10.67%) CSS3
9 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.33%) jQuery
11 3 (4.00%) Ajax
11 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) MVC
2 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Coaching
4 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.00%) CRM
5 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.67%) ETL
6 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
8 3 (4.00%) Scrum
8 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) Line Management
9 2 (2.67%) Information Security
9 2 (2.67%) Web Development
9 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) C#
2 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (9.33%) VBA
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) MCSE
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) MCTS
2 2 (2.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ACCA
3 1 (1.33%) CIMA
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
1 2 (2.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.33%) Citrix
2 1 (1.33%) Informatica
2 1 (1.33%) Apple
2 1 (1.33%) Teradata
2 1 (1.33%) Twitter
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.33%) Sybase
2 1 (1.33%) SAP
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos
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