The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 44 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 27 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.16% 3.04% 4.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.42% 20.33% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 27
Average daily rate
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£375 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £364 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.81% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
155 123 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.13% 14.96% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 46 63
Average daily rate £315 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +27.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint across the Glasgow region.

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint across the Glasgow region.

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (34.43%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) .NET
4 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
5 12 (19.67%) C#
6 10 (16.39%) Project Management
6 10 (16.39%) MS Office
6 10 (16.39%) Degree
6 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
7 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (14.75%) MS Project
8 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
8 8 (13.11%) ITIL
8 8 (13.11%) Marketing
8 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
8 8 (13.11%) Copywriting
9 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
9 7 (11.48%) CSS
9 7 (11.48%) HTML
9 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.48%) SQL
10 6 (9.84%) Windows
10 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.84%) Banking
10 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
10 6 (9.84%) Service Management
10 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2010
1 9 (14.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Office
3 9 (14.75%) MS Project
4 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (4.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.92%) dBASE
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Publishing
5 3 (4.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Writer
7 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.28%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Programmer
8 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.28%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.48%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) jQuery
5 3 (4.92%) XML
6 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.28%) HTML5
6 2 (3.28%) CSS3
7 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.64%) JSON
7 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.64%) WCF
7 1 (1.64%) SOAP
7 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Copywriting
3 6 (9.84%) Wiki
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) iSeries
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Project Management
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
3 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
3 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.84%) Service Management
3 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.20%) Content Management
4 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.56%) Release Management
5 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.56%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.56%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) E-business
6 3 (4.92%) ITSM
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) C#
2 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) RPG
3 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) MCTS
6 1 (1.64%) PMP
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Control-M
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) Lotus
2 3 (4.92%) VMware
2 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 1 (1.64%) CommVault
4 1 (1.64%) NetApp
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) Dell
4 1 (1.64%) EMC
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec