Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 88 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +22
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 38 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.69% 1.78% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.22% 11.74% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £319 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% -2.60% +9.17%
10th Percentile £313 £205 £119
90th Percentile £638 £520 £446
Scotland median daily rate £388 £408 £325
% change year-on-year -4.91% +25.38% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% +100.00% +22.85%

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 311 443 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.82% 15.17% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 220 208
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £198 £257
90th Percentile £575 £542 £566
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £23.59 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.71% +32.17%
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.23% -1.43% -53.64%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019, 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 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) Office 365
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Skype for Business
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 11 (28.95%) Skype
6 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) SLA
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.42%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Azure
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (13.16%) Due Diligence
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Measurement
10 5 (13.16%) Break/Fix
10 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (13.16%) People Management
10 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
10 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (10.53%) HTML
11 4 (10.53%) Banking
11 4 (10.53%) SDLC
11 4 (10.53%) Public Sector

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 12 (31.58%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Office 365
2 6 (15.79%) Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Power Platform
3 3 (7.89%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.63%) AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) GCP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Skype
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.26%) Power BI
1 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Coordinator
2 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery Coordinator
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Intranet Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) Velocity
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) EMC Centera
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.16%) Break/Fix
4 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.16%) Due Diligence
4 5 (13.16%) People Management
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Measurement
4 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 2 (5.26%) Business Development
7 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.89%) PHP
1 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VBA
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (2.63%) APMP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
2 2 (5.26%) PMO
2 2 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe
2 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.63%) EMC