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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 58 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 20 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.94% 2.17% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.62% 15.16% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 24
Median daily rate £375 £306 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £207 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +18.05%
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
208 244 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.19% 14.29% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 120 166
Median daily rate £363 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 11 (28.95%) Retail
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.68%) MS Office
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) MS Project
7 8 (21.05%) Change Management
7 8 (21.05%) Office 365
8 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) Intranet
8 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.79%) Citrix
9 6 (15.79%) TeamSite
9 6 (15.79%) SQL
9 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Law
9 6 (15.79%) Clustering
9 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
9 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.16%) Workflow
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.53%) VMware
11 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
11 4 (10.53%) VBScript

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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Project
3 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Intranet
2 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.26%) SSH
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
1 2 (5.26%) StarTeam
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 11 (28.95%) Retail
4 6 (15.79%) Law
4 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Project Manager
3 9 (23.68%) Service Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Change Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Intranet Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Intranet Project Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Project Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.89%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Junior
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Change Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Financial Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Project Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Service Manager
8 3 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) Ajax
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) LINQ
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) WPF
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Governance
7 3 (7.89%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.26%) ETL
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (5.26%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) VBScript
3 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.26%) MCITP
1 2 (5.26%) MCSA
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) MCTS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) HND
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) TeamSite
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) WSUS
3 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.26%) Netcool
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Cognos
4 2 (5.26%) F5
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
4 2 (5.26%) Kofax
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Nintex
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) Charles River
5 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
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