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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 48 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 39 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.67% 2.44% 2.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.36% 13.43% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 19
Average daily rate
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£364 £339 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.85%
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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
292 216 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.01% 18.18% 15.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 112 57
Average daily rate £375 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £182 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 38 (48.10%) .NET
2 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
3 26 (32.91%) C#
4 22 (27.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 21 (26.58%) SQL
5 21 (26.58%) Finance
6 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.78%) CSS
8 16 (20.25%) HTML
8 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
9 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
12 12 (15.19%) MVC
12 12 (15.19%) MS Office
12 12 (15.19%) VBA
13 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
14 10 (12.66%) Windows
14 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
14 10 (12.66%) HTML5
14 10 (12.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (11.39%) Lync
15 9 (11.39%) IIS
15 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
16 8 (10.13%) Migration
16 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (27.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (12.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (11.39%) Lync
3 9 (11.39%) IIS
4 6 (7.59%) CMS
5 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.53%) JBoss
6 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Office
2 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Intranet
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) Extranet
3 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 1 (1.27%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.06%) MS Access
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.27%) DB2
8 1 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) ERwin
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) SharePoint Developer
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.86%) MI Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Web Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Digital Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) DBA
8 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) .NET
2 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.78%) CSS
4 16 (20.25%) HTML
5 10 (12.66%) HTML5
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.59%) CSS3
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.33%) JSON
8 5 (6.33%) SOAP
8 5 (6.33%) Web Services
8 5 (6.33%) XML
8 5 (6.33%) RESTful
9 4 (5.06%) jQuery
10 3 (3.80%) Ajax
11 2 (2.53%) Application Packaging
11 2 (2.53%) Middleware
11 2 (2.53%) REST
12 1 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Extraction
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Social Media
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
2 12 (15.19%) MVC
3 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.13%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Quality Management
5 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.33%) SOA
6 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.33%) Analytics
6 5 (6.33%) Coaching
7 4 (5.06%) Web Analytics
7 4 (5.06%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (5.06%) CRM
7 4 (5.06%) EAI
8 3 (3.80%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) C#
2 21 (26.58%) SQL
3 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.19%) VBA
5 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.80%) MCITP
3 2 (2.53%) MCTS
3 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) WSUS
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Lotus
2 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Sybase
3 1 (1.27%) Teradata
3 1 (1.27%) Twitter
3 1 (1.27%) Citrix
3 1 (1.27%) Informatica
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