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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 37 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 41 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.42% 4.13% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.71% 21.86% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £445 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
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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
198 215 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.50% 18.89% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 94 47
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 46 (58.97%) .NET
2 33 (42.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 25 (32.05%) C#
5 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 16 (20.51%) HTML
7 16 (20.51%) CSS
8 15 (19.23%) SQL
8 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 15 (19.23%) User Experience
9 14 (17.95%) Lync
9 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
9 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (16.67%) JSON
10 13 (16.67%) XML
10 13 (16.67%) Finance
11 12 (15.38%) IIS
11 12 (15.38%) HTML5
12 11 (14.10%) QA
12 11 (14.10%) Web Services
13 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
13 10 (12.82%) Windows
13 10 (12.82%) SOAP
13 10 (12.82%) Intranet
13 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.82%) RESTful
13 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (11.54%) Coaching

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 33 (42.31%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (17.95%) Lync
3 12 (15.38%) IIS
4 10 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (8.97%) CMS
6 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.56%) Documentum
8 1 (1.28%) SAS
8 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
3 2 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.28%) DB2
10 1 (1.28%) OLAP
10 1 (1.28%) MS Access
10 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) MI Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) CRM Developer
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (58.97%) .NET
2 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 16 (20.51%) CSS
3 16 (20.51%) HTML
4 13 (16.67%) XML
4 13 (16.67%) JSON
5 12 (15.38%) HTML5
6 11 (14.10%) Web Services
7 10 (12.82%) SOAP
7 10 (12.82%) RESTful
8 8 (10.26%) CSS3
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.13%) jQuery
11 3 (3.85%) Ajax
12 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.28%) J2EE
12 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) User Experience
2 4 (5.13%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
1 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (11.54%) MVC
2 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.54%) Coaching
3 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 7 (8.97%) Migration
4 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.41%) ITIL
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) CRM
6 4 (5.13%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.13%) ETL
7 3 (3.85%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (3.85%) Line Management
8 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) C#
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.23%) SQL
4 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.54%) VBA
6 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ACCA
3 2 (2.56%) MCSE
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) MCTS
3 2 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.28%) CIMA
4 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) XenApp
2 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) Legato
3 1 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.28%) Apple
3 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) IBM
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