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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 34 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 54 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.67% 2.36% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.09% 13.06% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £315 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £255 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £23.92
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.18%
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
256 222 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.41% 18.05% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 142 51
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £99.53 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.94% +337.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 40 (39.60%) .NET
2 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
3 32 (31.68%) Finance
4 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
5 25 (24.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (23.76%) C#
7 23 (22.77%) SQL
8 21 (20.79%) Windows
9 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
10 18 (17.82%) MS Office
11 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
11 16 (15.84%) CSS
12 15 (14.85%) HTML
13 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
13 14 (13.86%) Business Analysis
14 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
14 13 (12.87%) VBA
15 12 (11.88%) IIS
15 12 (11.88%) Banking
15 12 (11.88%) Lync
16 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2
16 11 (10.89%) Citrix
16 11 (10.89%) Project Management
17 10 (9.90%) Change Management
17 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (9.90%) Lotus
17 10 (9.90%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
18 9 (8.91%) QA
18 9 (8.91%) Windows 7

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 25 (24.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (11.88%) Lync
2 12 (11.88%) IIS
3 10 (9.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.92%) IBM Notes
5 5 (4.95%) CMS
6 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.98%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.98%) JBoss
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (17.82%) MS Office
3 8 (7.92%) MS Project
4 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.96%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.99%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Towers Watson Igloo
1 1 (0.99%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) LAN
1 6 (5.94%) WAN
2 4 (3.96%) Network Security
3 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.97%) Firewall
3 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.98%) Wireless
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.98%) VPN
4 2 (1.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.99%) Extranet
5 1 (0.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MS Access
3 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 32 (31.68%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Developer
1 29 (28.71%) Analyst
2 20 (19.80%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (10.89%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) .NET Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Architect
5 8 (7.92%) Administrator
6 6 (5.94%) Consultant
6 6 (5.94%) MI Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Programme Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Programme Support Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.97%) SQL DBA
9 3 (2.97%) Network Manager
9 3 (2.97%) IT Support
9 3 (2.97%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.60%) .NET
2 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
2 16 (15.84%) CSS
3 15 (14.85%) HTML
4 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.94%) Application Packaging
7 5 (4.95%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.96%) HTML5
9 2 (1.98%) CSS3
9 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.98%) jQuery
9 2 (1.98%) Middleware
10 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Data Extraction
1 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) User Experience
3 4 (3.96%) RMADS
4 3 (2.97%) Social Media
4 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.97%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Open Source
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) GIS
6 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.99%) SCORM
6 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.96%) Android
5 3 (2.97%) Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) Business Analysis
2 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2
2 11 (10.89%) Project Management
3 10 (9.90%) Change Management
3 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (8.91%) Migration
5 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.92%) MVC
6 7 (6.93%) ITIL
7 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.94%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.95%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.96%) Information Security
9 4 (3.96%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.96%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.96%) Project Governance
9 4 (3.96%) Coaching
10 3 (2.97%) Analytics
10 3 (2.97%) Integration Testing
10 3 (2.97%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) C#
2 23 (22.77%) SQL
3 13 (12.87%) VBA
3 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.98%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.99%) C
6 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
1 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.97%) CCNP
3 3 (2.97%) CCNA
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.97%) Xen
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.97%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
4 2 (1.98%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Citrix
3 10 (9.90%) Lotus
4 8 (7.92%) Cisco
5 4 (3.96%) VMware
6 3 (2.97%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Veeam
8 1 (0.99%) NetApp
8 1 (0.99%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 - £130.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago