The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 100 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 21 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.91% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.74% 4.88% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 14
Average daily rate
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£340 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £304 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £382 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £36.07 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.99% +60.28%
SharePoint 2010
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
562 471 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.38% 18.63% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 226 162
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £31.25 £15.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.60% +99.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.00 £29.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Scotland region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Scotland region.

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
Renfrewshire - 9 £328 -
Edinburgh -10 7 £364 +16.48% 1
Glasgow -6 2 £295 -9.57% 4
Aberdeen - - - - 1
SharePoint 2010
UK

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010.

1 43 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 26 (60.47%) C#
2 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) .NET
4 17 (39.53%) VBA
4 17 (39.53%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
6 14 (32.56%) InfoPath
6 14 (32.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) MS Project Server
9 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.58%) MS Project
10 10 (23.26%) HTML
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
11 9 (20.93%) Intranet
11 9 (20.93%) jQuery
12 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
12 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
12 8 (18.60%) Migration
12 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
13 7 (16.28%) OO
13 7 (16.28%) Workflow
13 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (13.95%) Nintex
14 6 (13.95%) Project Management
15 5 (11.63%) XSLT

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SharePoint 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (32.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (27.91%) MS Project Server
4 4 (9.30%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) Documentum
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) InfoPath
2 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
3 11 (25.58%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Tools Developer
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.33%) C# Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior C# Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.63%) XSLT
7 4 (9.30%) Web Services
7 4 (9.30%) XML
7 4 (9.30%) CAML
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.33%) WCF
9 1 (2.33%) WPF
9 1 (2.33%) XSL
9 1 (2.33%) REST
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Kindle
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Migration
2 7 (16.28%) OO
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Workflow
3 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Document Management
5 4 (9.30%) OOP
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) CMMI
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) VBA
3 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCTS
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) MCSD
4 1 (2.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Nintex
3 4 (9.30%) Lotus
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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