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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 51 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 91 107 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.51% 3.37% 3.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.84% 20.70% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 38
Median daily rate £248 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +13.88%
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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
510 517 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.65% 16.27% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 252 268
Median daily rate £348 £330 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.27% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.10 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -4 29 £265 -1.85%
Edinburgh -30 24 £261 -19.84%
Glasgow -4 21 £220 -37.14% 2
Aberdeen +16 12 £155 -11.42% 2
Fife - 1 £303 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
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SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 91 (47.15%) Microsoft
2 78 (40.41%) Windows
3 63 (32.64%) Security Cleared
4 61 (31.61%) Active Directory
5 59 (30.57%) PowerShell
5 59 (30.57%) Windows Server
6 54 (27.98%) Migration
7 50 (25.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (25.39%) Finance
8 49 (25.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (24.35%) MCSE
11 46 (23.83%) Office 365
12 43 (22.28%) SQL
12 43 (22.28%) HP
13 42 (21.76%) Project Management
13 42 (21.76%) MS Excel
13 42 (21.76%) MS Exchange
13 42 (21.76%) SC Cleared
14 41 (21.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (18.65%) .NET
16 35 (18.13%) JavaScript
17 34 (17.62%) MS Office
17 34 (17.62%) Risk Management
18 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
19 32 (16.58%) Skype for Business
20 31 (16.06%) Exchange Server 2013
21 30 (15.54%) DNS
22 28 (14.51%) C#
22 28 (14.51%) Citrix

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 42 (21.76%) MS Exchange
2 32 (16.58%) Skype for Business
3 31 (16.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (13.47%) OpenStack
7 25 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (11.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (9.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
10 18 (9.33%) Office Communications Server
11 17 (8.81%) IIS
12 4 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (1.04%) Apache
14 2 (1.04%) CMS
14 2 (1.04%) Live Communications Server
14 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
14 2 (1.04%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 42 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 34 (17.62%) MS Office
3 21 (10.88%) MS Project
4 8 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Primavera
2 1 (0.52%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.83%) Office 365
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) AdWords
4 1 (0.52%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.52%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.54%) DNS
2 23 (11.92%) Extranet
3 22 (11.40%) Skype
4 16 (8.29%) DHCP
5 13 (6.74%) SSL
6 11 (5.70%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.66%) Intranet
8 8 (4.15%) NetScaler
9 6 (3.11%) SAN
10 5 (2.59%) SMTP
10 5 (2.59%) WAN
11 4 (2.07%) SSH
12 3 (1.55%) Internet
12 3 (1.55%) LAN
12 3 (1.55%) SNMP
13 2 (1.04%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.04%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.04%) Firewall
13 2 (1.04%) Network Security
13 2 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.04%) Informix
6 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 22 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.63%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.04%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.52%) PVCS
General
1 49 (25.39%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Banking
3 7 (3.63%) Retail
3 7 (3.63%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.11%) Law
5 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (11.40%) Analyst
2 18 (9.33%) SharePoint Engineer
3 16 (8.29%) Developer
4 14 (7.25%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.74%) Administrator
6 12 (6.22%) SharePoint Developer
7 11 (5.70%) Consultant
7 11 (5.70%) PMO Specialist
8 10 (5.18%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.66%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (4.66%) Messaging Engineer
10 7 (3.63%) Change Manager
11 6 (3.11%) Build Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Change Analyst
11 6 (3.11%) Coordinator
11 6 (3.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (2.59%) PMO Analyst
12 5 (2.59%) Support Specialist
12 5 (2.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.65%) .NET
2 27 (13.99%) XML
3 20 (10.36%) CSS
4 15 (7.77%) jQuery
5 13 (6.74%) HTML
6 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (4.15%) XSLT
8 7 (3.63%) ADO.NET
8 7 (3.63%) Web Services
9 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.04%) SAML
9 2 (1.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.52%) COM
10 1 (0.52%) HTML5
10 1 (0.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.40%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.36%) Data Centre
4 18 (9.33%) Clustering
5 8 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.11%) PKI
6 6 (3.11%) Replication
7 5 (2.59%) PMI
8 4 (2.07%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.07%) CMDB
9 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.04%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
10 1 (0.52%) iPhone
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (40.41%) Windows
2 59 (30.57%) Windows Server
3 49 (25.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (21.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (5.18%) Linux
7 9 (4.66%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.66%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.63%) AIX
8 7 (3.63%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.07%) Unix
11 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.04%) Android
12 2 (1.04%) Solaris
12 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.98%) Migration
2 42 (21.76%) Project Management
3 34 (17.62%) Risk Management
4 26 (13.47%) Load Balancing
4 26 (13.47%) Programme Management
5 24 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (11.92%) Coaching
7 21 (10.88%) Change Management
8 19 (9.84%) Workflow
9 16 (8.29%) ITIL
10 14 (7.25%) Quality Management
11 13 (6.74%) High Availability
12 12 (6.22%) Change Control
13 10 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (4.66%) SDLC
15 8 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (4.15%) Server Virtualisation
16 7 (3.63%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (3.63%) Software Testing
16 7 (3.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.57%) PowerShell
2 43 (22.28%) SQL
3 35 (18.13%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.51%) C#
5 8 (4.15%) VB
6 7 (3.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.07%) VBScript
8 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.04%) Java
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (32.64%) Security Cleared
2 50 (25.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (24.35%) MCSE
4 42 (21.76%) SC Cleared
5 24 (12.44%) Degree
6 9 (4.66%) MCSA
6 9 (4.66%) MCTS
7 8 (4.15%) MCITP
7 8 (4.15%) MCSD
8 7 (3.63%) ISTQB
8 7 (3.63%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.59%) PMP
10 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.04%) MCP
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CISMP
11 1 (0.52%) CISSP
11 1 (0.52%) HND
11 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) SLA
2 6 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.59%) QA
System Software
1 61 (31.61%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.63%) XenApp
5 6 (3.11%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.59%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.07%) Brightmail
7 4 (2.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.04%) vSphere
9 1 (0.52%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.52%) UAG
9 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (4.66%) WSUS
3 7 (3.63%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.63%) Netcool
3 7 (3.63%) SCCM
3 7 (3.63%) SCOM
4 6 (3.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (3.11%) SCVMM
4 6 (3.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.59%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (2.59%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.04%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.52%) OpenView
8 1 (0.52%) QRadar
Vendors
1 91 (47.15%) Microsoft
2 43 (22.28%) HP
3 28 (14.51%) Citrix
4 27 (13.99%) VMware
5 22 (11.40%) IronPort
6 21 (10.88%) Nintex
7 11 (5.70%) Oracle
8 8 (4.15%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.63%) Intel Security
9 7 (3.63%) Veritas
10 6 (3.11%) Altiris
10 6 (3.11%) CA
10 6 (3.11%) Symantec
11 5 (2.59%) arcserve
12 4 (2.07%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.07%) AppSense
12 4 (2.07%) Brocade
12 4 (2.07%) Lumension
13 3 (1.55%) IBM
14 2 (1.04%) Google
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