The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 22 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.42% 4.41% 4.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 27.27% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -
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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 Stirling region.

Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 22.12% 16.18% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 12
Average daily rate £420 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £381 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SharePoint
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

SharePoint Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

SharePoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

SharePoint Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing SharePoint 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.

1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (30.00%) PMI
3 3 (30.00%) PMP
3 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (30.00%) E-Learning
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) WebEx
4 2 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (20.00%) SPNEGO
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) FileNet
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) MBA
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Java

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing SharePoint 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) FileNet
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Trainer
2 2 (20.00%) FileNet Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SPNEGO
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PMI
1 3 (30.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (30.00%) PMP
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MBA
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle