The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2013
Rank 94 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2013 34 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 0.57% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.10% 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 0
Average daily rate
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£445 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.75% -
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 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
-16.08% -
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
420 399 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.25% 16.23% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 181 148
Average daily rate £358 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.77 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.30 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SharePoint 2013
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 19 £460 +22.66% 6
Glasgow -2 8 £344 -1.78% 5
Aberdeen +14 7 £475 +26.66% 3
SharePoint 2013
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SharePoint 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 41 (74.55%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) C#
4 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 22 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (38.18%) HTML
6 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
6 21 (38.18%) CSS
7 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.45%) jQuery
10 13 (23.64%) SQL
11 12 (21.82%) IIS
11 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
12 11 (20.00%) QA
12 11 (20.00%) Lync
12 11 (20.00%) Web Services
13 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
14 9 (16.36%) Intranet
14 9 (16.36%) XML
14 9 (16.36%) SOAP
14 9 (16.36%) JSON
14 9 (16.36%) Migration
14 9 (16.36%) RESTful
15 8 (14.55%) Office 365
16 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (9.09%) Lotus
16 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
16 5 (9.09%) IBM Notes
16 5 (9.09%) Lotus Domino

SharePoint 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (21.82%) IIS
4 11 (20.00%) Lync
5 5 (9.09%) IBM Notes
5 5 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.64%) Documentum
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.82%) Law
1 1 (1.82%) Legal
1 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 48 (87.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Lead Developer
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (5.45%) CRM Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Specialist
7 1 (1.82%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) .NET
2 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
2 21 (38.18%) CSS
2 21 (38.18%) HTML
3 14 (25.45%) jQuery
4 11 (20.00%) Web Services
5 9 (16.36%) XML
5 9 (16.36%) SOAP
5 9 (16.36%) RESTful
5 9 (16.36%) JSON
6 4 (7.27%) HTML5
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.82%) WCF
9 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.82%) XSL
9 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
2 3 (5.45%) MVC
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL
2 3 (5.45%) CRM
2 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (5.45%) Manual Testing
3 2 (3.64%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (3.64%) OO
3 2 (3.64%) Workflow
4 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
4 1 (1.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) C#
2 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSD
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCPD
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Lotus
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Nintex
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