The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 49 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.54% 10.58% 15.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.84% 73.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 8
Average daily rate £323 £384 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £313 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £25.41 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-41.95% +21.00%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
133 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.74% 14.42% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 10 14
Average daily rate £410 £343 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.70% -15.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £265 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -5 49 £323 -15.93%
SharePoint
Scotland

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 41 (62.12%) Microsoft
1 41 (62.12%) Security Cleared
2 39 (59.09%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 35 (53.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (51.52%) SC Cleared
4 34 (51.52%) PowerShell
5 32 (48.48%) Migration
6 27 (40.91%) MCSE
7 26 (39.39%) Active Directory
7 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (37.88%) Office 365
8 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (36.36%) MS Exchange
10 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (33.33%) HP
11 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 21 (31.82%) .NET
13 20 (30.30%) Load Balancing
13 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
13 20 (30.30%) Degree
13 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
14 19 (28.79%) Skype for Business
15 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
16 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (25.76%) OpenStack
17 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (24.24%) Office Communications Server
17 16 (24.24%) SQL Server

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 24 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (28.79%) Skype for Business
4 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (25.76%) OpenStack
5 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (24.24%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (16.67%) IIS
7 8 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (6.06%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.52%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) DNS
1 15 (22.73%) Skype
2 9 (13.64%) Extranet
3 6 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (7.58%) DHCP
4 5 (7.58%) SSL
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) Firewall
6 1 (1.52%) HTTP
6 1 (1.52%) NAS
6 1 (1.52%) SAN
6 1 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) SharePoint Engineer
2 6 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Consultant
3 5 (7.58%) PMO Specialist
4 4 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) Administrator
5 3 (4.55%) Build Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Lync Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) PMO Lead
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Lync Consultant
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (1.52%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) CSS
2 12 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.09%) HTML
4 6 (9.09%) jQuery
4 6 (9.09%) XSLT
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Windows
1 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Migration
2 20 (30.30%) Load Balancing
3 14 (21.21%) Project Management
4 12 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 12 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.64%) Coaching
6 8 (12.12%) Content Management
7 7 (10.61%) High Availability
8 6 (9.09%) Workflow
9 5 (7.58%) Validation
10 4 (6.06%) Records Management
10 4 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.55%) Document Management
11 3 (4.55%) ITIL
11 3 (4.55%) Quality Management
11 3 (4.55%) Server Building
11 3 (4.55%) Time Management
11 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.70%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
5 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (62.12%) Security Cleared
2 35 (53.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (51.52%) SC Cleared
4 27 (40.91%) MCSE
5 20 (30.30%) Degree
6 8 (12.12%) MCP
6 8 (12.12%) MCTS
7 6 (9.09%) MCSD
8 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.55%) PMP
9 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Brightmail
4 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.52%) UAG
4 1 (1.52%) vCloud
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
2 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.52%) OpenView
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.33%) HP
3 14 (21.21%) IronPort
4 9 (13.64%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) Nintex
6 3 (4.55%) Altiris
7 2 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (1.52%) arcserve
8 1 (1.52%) Opsware