Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 73 45
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28 +7
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 75 50 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.55% 2.37% 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.15% 11.47% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 34
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +12.98% -6.43%
10th Percentile £181 £181 £254
90th Percentile £475 £448 £425
Scotland median daily rate £338 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +5.47% -8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 495 436 530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.80% 20.65% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 259 261
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £247 £218 £225
90th Percentile £538 £478 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -46.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £18.02 £11.35 £16.78
90th Percentile £28.00 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +100.00%

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 24 November 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 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (25.33%) Finance
4 16 (21.33%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (20.00%) Office 365
6 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (17.33%) SQL
8 12 (16.00%) Project Management
8 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
9 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (12.00%) PowerPivot
10 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (10.67%) .NET
11 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (10.67%) Document Management
11 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
11 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
12 7 (9.33%) QA
12 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
12 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
13 6 (8.00%) CRM
13 6 (8.00%) NetApp
13 6 (8.00%) Banking

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 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) assyst
3 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
1 4 (5.33%) Skype
2 3 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (12.00%) PowerPivot
5 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.33%) Power BI
7 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) EDRMS
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) JIRA
1 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Local Government
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.00%) IT Support
8 3 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) .NET
2 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.00%) CSS
2 3 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) Ajax
3 2 (2.67%) Middleware
4 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.33%) CGI
4 1 (1.33%) COM+
4 1 (1.33%) React
4 1 (1.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Clustering
2 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.67%) Blog
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.00%) Project Management
3 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.67%) Document Management
5 6 (8.00%) CRM
6 5 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 5 (6.67%) Records Management
6 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Business Development
7 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.33%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (5.33%) Migration
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.00%) Information Management
8 3 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.67%) C#
5 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.67%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.33%) APMP
3 1 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 6 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (8.00%) PMO
3 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.00%) XenApp
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) NetApp
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix
5 3 (4.00%) Kofax
6 1 (1.33%) AppSense
6 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.33%) Informatica
6 1 (1.33%) Planview
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter