Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 22 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 16.18% 10.64% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 68.75% 31.25% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £381 £155 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.97% - -
Scotland median daily rate £338 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +5.47% -8.57% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +33.93% -64.10% +116.67%

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 32 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 23.53% 34.04% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 13
Aberdeen median daily rate £381 £295 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.24% +63.89% -53.55%
10th Percentile £151 £264 £137
90th Percentile £438 £390 £251
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate £15.86 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.60% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing SharePoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Aberdeen

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) Document Management
2 13 (59.09%) Intranet
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 8 (36.36%) Refactoring
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) Office 365
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
10 3 (13.64%) IIS
10 3 (13.64%) ISDN
10 3 (13.64%) VoIP
10 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (9.09%) ITIL
11 2 (9.09%) Finance
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 7

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Intranet
2 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.64%) ISDN
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Report Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Report Writer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SSRS Report Writer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Document Management
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Refactoring
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus
2 1 (4.55%) VMware