The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint 2013 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 2013 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 110 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 19 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 -
% change year-on-year
-19.46% -
SharePoint 2013
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
487 384 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.42% 15.66% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 180 154
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 £210 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SharePoint 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Scotland region.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SharePoint 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint 2013 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SharePoint 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SharePoint 2013
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 2013 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Edinburgh -3 10 £450 +25.43% 3
Glasgow -12 6 £332 -6.87% 6
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SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013.

1 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 36 (72.00%) .NET
3 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (40.00%) C#
6 18 (36.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (34.00%) HTML
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
7 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
8 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (22.00%) QA
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.00%) IIS
9 11 (22.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.00%) Lync
10 10 (20.00%) XML
10 10 (20.00%) SOAP
10 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.00%) JSON
10 10 (20.00%) RESTful
11 8 (16.00%) Migration
11 8 (16.00%) Intranet
12 7 (14.00%) Office 365
13 5 (10.00%) Lotus
13 5 (10.00%) IBM Notes
13 5 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
13 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (8.00%) HTML5

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SharePoint 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 18 (36.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (22.00%) IIS
3 11 (22.00%) Lync
4 5 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.00%) Documentum
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.00%) Law
1 1 (2.00%) Legal
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 44 (88.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.00%) HTML
3 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 12 (24.00%) jQuery
5 11 (22.00%) Web Services
6 10 (20.00%) XML
6 10 (20.00%) SOAP
6 10 (20.00%) JSON
6 10 (20.00%) RESTful
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.00%) XSL
8 1 (2.00%) XSLT
8 1 (2.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL
2 3 (6.00%) CRM
2 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (4.00%) MVC
3 2 (4.00%) Workflow
4 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (2.00%) OO
4 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) MCSD
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCPD
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Lotus
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Nintex
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