The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
UK / Scotland
Rank 74 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 30 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.81% 3.56% 3.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.67% 17.52% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 44
Median daily rate £273 £320 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.84% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £269 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £416 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £360 £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%

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
257 525 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.55% 20.32% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 313 230
Median daily rate £325 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £509 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.02 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £43.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SharePoint Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SharePoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 16 £345 +19.79%
Glasgow -5 7 £275 -0.18% 4
Renfrewshire +8 4 £273 -19.85%
Highlands +2 1 £105 -
Dundee - 1 £105 -
Fife - 1 - -
SharePoint
UK

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 50 (47.62%) Windows
2 50 (47.62%) Office 365
3 49 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 39 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (37.14%) MCSE
5 37 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (34.29%) Migration
7 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (29.52%) MS Excel
9 26 (24.76%) MS Exchange
9 26 (24.76%) Skype for Business
9 26 (24.76%) Windows 7
10 25 (23.81%) MS Office
10 25 (23.81%) Windows Server
11 24 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (22.86%) Skype
12 22 (20.95%) SQL
12 22 (20.95%) Change Management
13 21 (20.00%) Windows XP
13 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 20 (19.05%) Security Cleared
14 20 (19.05%) Load Balancing
15 19 (18.10%) Windows 10
15 19 (18.10%) MCSA
15 19 (18.10%) Finance
16 18 (17.14%) Citrix
17 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (24.76%) MS Exchange
1 26 (24.76%) Skype for Business
2 24 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (15.24%) OpenStack
5 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (7.62%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.81%) CMS
11 3 (2.86%) IBM Domino
12 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (29.52%) MS Excel
2 25 (23.81%) MS Office
3 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.76%) MS Project
4 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.90%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.95%) Maximo
2 1 (0.95%) Primavera
2 1 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 50 (47.62%) Office 365
2 3 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) Skype
2 8 (7.62%) Intranet
3 5 (4.76%) WAN
4 3 (2.86%) PABX
4 3 (2.86%) VoIP
5 2 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) LAN
5 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Advertising
5 2 (1.90%) Publishing
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (11.43%) Messaging Specialist
3 10 (9.52%) Lync Specialist
3 10 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Developer
4 9 (8.57%) Office 365 Specialist
5 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (5.71%) Intranet Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Intranet Project Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (5.71%) Tester
6 5 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Architect
7 4 (3.81%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) .NET
1 8 (7.62%) HTML
2 7 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.76%) jQuery
4 4 (3.81%) REST
5 3 (2.86%) Web Services
6 2 (1.90%) Ajax
6 2 (1.90%) HTML5
6 2 (1.90%) LINQ
6 2 (1.90%) Middleware
6 2 (1.90%) WPF
6 2 (1.90%) XML
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.95%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Clustering
2 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) Replication
6 2 (1.90%) User Experience
6 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) Tandem
7 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.62%) Windows
2 37 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (24.76%) Windows 7
5 25 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 21 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 19 (18.10%) Windows 10
8 16 (15.24%) AIX
9 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) Migration
2 22 (20.95%) Change Management
3 20 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 15 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 15 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 15 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 12 (11.43%) Smoke Testing
6 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.71%) Workflow
9 5 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.76%) Scrum
10 4 (3.81%) CRM
10 4 (3.81%) ETL
10 4 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.86%) Data Analysis
11 3 (2.86%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (2.86%) MVC
11 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) SQL
2 21 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.67%) C#
3 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.86%) VBA
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (37.14%) MCSE
1 39 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 19 (18.10%) MCSA
4 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
5 16 (15.24%) Degree
5 16 (15.24%) ISTQB
6 15 (14.29%) MCITP
6 15 (14.29%) MCTS
7 5 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.95%) ISEB
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) Brightmail
4 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (15.24%) Netcool
2 6 (5.71%) TeamSite
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.14%) Citrix
3 16 (15.24%) Intel Security
3 16 (15.24%) Veritas
4 15 (14.29%) HP
5 10 (9.52%) IronPort
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle
7 4 (3.81%) IBM
7 4 (3.81%) VMware
8 2 (1.90%) Charles River
8 2 (1.90%) Kofax
8 2 (1.90%) Lotus
8 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.95%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.95%) CA
9 1 (0.95%) Casewise
9 1 (0.95%) Intel
9 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.95%) Xerox
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £11.36 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago