Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 September 2018 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
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 80 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 -47
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 57 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.92% 2.05% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.81% 12.33% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 21
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +6.87%
10th Percentile £205 £120 £225
90th Percentile £525 £438 £414
Scotland median daily rate £408 £321 £320
% change year-on-year +26.85% +0.39% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £14.12
% change year-on-year +100.00% +23.92% -63.79%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 445 446 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.98% 16.66% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 261 296
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% -2.63%
10th Percentile £204 £260 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £15.86 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.71% +32.17% -62.99%
10th Percentile £14.45 £15.04 £11.00
90th Percentile £32.72 £16.68 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% -50.00% +80.00%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 26 (45.61%) Office 365
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Finance
4 15 (26.32%) C#
4 15 (26.32%) .NET
5 14 (24.56%) HTML
5 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
5 14 (24.56%) Migration
5 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
5 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
5 14 (24.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (22.81%) React
6 13 (22.81%) TypeScript
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (22.81%) CSS3
6 13 (22.81%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (22.81%) HTML5
6 13 (22.81%) jQuery
6 13 (22.81%) NUnit
6 13 (22.81%) MVC
6 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.81%) CSS
6 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.81%) XML
7 12 (21.05%) SQL
7 12 (21.05%) Project Management
8 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) RDBMS

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 14 (24.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.75%) CICS
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (45.61%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) OneDrive
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Skype
2 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) RDBMS
2 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.75%) IDMS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.81%) NUnit
2 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) JMeter
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Architect
6 5 (8.77%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Office 365 Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Office 365 Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Desktop Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Incident Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
2 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
2 14 (24.56%) HTML
3 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
3 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (22.81%) CSS
3 13 (22.81%) CSS3
3 13 (22.81%) HTML5
3 13 (22.81%) jQuery
3 13 (22.81%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (22.81%) React
3 13 (22.81%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.75%) Java EE
4 1 (1.75%) JPA
4 1 (1.75%) JSP
4 1 (1.75%) JSTL
4 1 (1.75%) Servlets
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) LPAR
2 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Migration
3 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 12 (21.05%) Project Management
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.30%) SDLC
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.26%) Project Governance
9 2 (3.51%) Change Control
9 2 (3.51%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (3.51%) Contract Management
9 2 (3.51%) DevOps
9 2 (3.51%) People Management
9 2 (3.51%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.51%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.51%) Programme Governance
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 2 (3.51%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) C#
2 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.81%) TypeScript
3 12 (21.05%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) COBOL
5 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) APMP
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) XenApp
1 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.75%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) Brocade
3 1 (1.75%) Dell
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Planview
3 1 (1.75%) VMware