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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 74 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +17
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 17 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 3.35% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 18.18% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 18
Median daily rate £270 £350 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £180 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £415 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
- +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
259 264 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.57% 18.41% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 132 159
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £197 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

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
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 30 May 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 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
5 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
6 11 (26.83%) Citrix
7 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
7 9 (21.95%) MS Project
8 8 (19.51%) SQL
8 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (19.51%) Change Control
8 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
9 7 (17.07%) Unix
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) Linux
10 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
10 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (14.63%) XenApp
11 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (12.20%) Network Security
11 5 (12.20%) MS Office
11 5 (12.20%) Migration
12 4 (9.76%) SSH
12 4 (9.76%) CISMP
12 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
12 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (9.76%) Change Management
12 4 (9.76%) VMware

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 (7.32%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Project
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.20%) MS Office
4 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Network Security
2 4 (9.76%) Intranet
2 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.76%) SSH
3 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Informix
3 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) DTS
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) PVCS
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Service Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Support
6 2 (4.88%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Change Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Service Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) SAML
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Taxonomies
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) PMI
5 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Change Control
1 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
3 5 (12.20%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (9.76%) Change Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM
4 4 (9.76%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CISMP
1 4 (9.76%) CISSP
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) XenApp
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) QRadar
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Citrix
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.76%) Splunk
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) PayPal
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