The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 23 June 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 / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 82 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 -53  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 18 16 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.50% 1.18% 4.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.17% 5.88% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 28
Median daily rate £285 £261 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.40% -21.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £198 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £339
% change year-on-year - +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50%  

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 177 272 253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.71% 20.06% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 148 123
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SharePoint in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 8 (26.67%) Office 365
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (10.00%) PMO
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Legal
7 2 (6.67%) Clustering
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) EDRMS
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) OS/2
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (10.00%) Information Security
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.67%) Programme Governance
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Scrum
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Business Development
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (3.33%) MCITP
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Endevor
1 1 (3.33%) FlexNet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.33%) CA
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Intel
3 1 (3.33%) Nintex
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