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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 47 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 24 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.64% 3.97% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.09% 19.87% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 28
Median daily rate £383 £320 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.53% -8.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £265 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £400 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +33.33%
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
159 302 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.51% 19.99% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 158 155
Median daily rate £350 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) Banking
4 11 (23.40%) Migration
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) MS Office
5 10 (21.28%) Change Management
5 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.15%) Office 365
7 8 (17.02%) Retail
7 8 (17.02%) .NET
7 8 (17.02%) Intranet
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
9 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.77%) TeamSite
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle
9 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (10.64%) ETL
10 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.64%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) C#
10 5 (10.64%) Workflow
11 4 (8.51%) Legal
11 4 (8.51%) Clustering
11 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis

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 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Office
2 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Project
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) thinkFolio
2 2 (4.26%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Legal
5 3 (6.38%) Law
5 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Advertising
7 1 (2.13%) German Language
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Intranet Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Intranet Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Change Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.38%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) Ajax
3 2 (4.26%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) LINQ
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) WPF
3 2 (4.26%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Tandem
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) AIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Change Management
3 7 (14.89%) Scrum
4 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
4 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) ETL
5 5 (10.64%) Workflow
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) VBA
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.26%) MCITP
1 2 (4.26%) MCSA
1 2 (4.26%) MCSE
1 2 (4.26%) MCTS
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) HND
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) TeamSite
2 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Netcool
2 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Charles River
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos
5 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.26%) Kofax
5 2 (4.26%) NetApp
5 2 (4.26%) Nintex
5 2 (4.26%) Veritas
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Casewise
6 1 (2.13%) NetSuite