Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 86 84
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -38
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 57 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.03% 1.47% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.83% 9.89% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 22
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £203 £201 £260
90th Percentile £475 £495 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £300 £330
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.24% -80.93%

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 412 273 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.67% 14.82% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 163 351
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £203 £163 £263
90th Percentile £549 £500 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.18 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.49% +0.84% -44.06%
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -50.00% +55.56%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) Office 365
4 10 (17.54%) PMO
4 10 (17.54%) .NET
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (15.79%) Project Management
5 9 (15.79%) Banking
5 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.04%) Document Management
6 8 (14.04%) JIRA
6 8 (14.04%) C#
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
7 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (10.53%) QA
8 6 (10.53%) CSS
8 6 (10.53%) HTML
8 6 (10.53%) SQL
8 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (10.53%) Change Management
8 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
8 6 (10.53%) jQuery
8 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.77%) React
9 5 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland

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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Intranet
2 3 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) EDRMS
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) NUnit
2 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Office 365 Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) jQuery
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.77%) React
4 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.02%) CSS3
4 4 (7.02%) HTML5
4 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (7.02%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) Ajax
5 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.75%) COM+
6 1 (1.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) CMDB
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Blog
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) OS/2
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
2 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.04%) Document Management
4 6 (10.53%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 5 (8.77%) Records Management
5 5 (8.77%) Scrum
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) MVC
6 4 (7.02%) SDLC
7 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.26%) Information Management
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL
7 3 (5.26%) Kanban
7 3 (5.26%) People Management
7 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) C#
1 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
4 2 (3.51%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) JCL
5 1 (1.75%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) APMP
1 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) PMO
2 6 (10.53%) QA
3 5 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.75%) GDPR
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Kofax
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) BMC
3 1 (1.75%) CA
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) VMware