Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 67 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 67 80 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.37% 2.70% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.42% 15.81% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 25
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -1.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £219 £250 £181
90th Percentile £525 £475 £470
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% +33.93% -3.45%

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 408 506 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.41% 17.10% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 303 224
Edinburgh median daily rate £415 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +4.17% -5.26%
10th Percentile £175 £255 £213
90th Percentile £700 £538 £484
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -40.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -15.00% +15.94% -27.37%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 35 (52.24%) Office 365
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) Finance
4 18 (26.87%) C#
5 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
5 16 (23.88%) .NET
6 15 (22.39%) SQL
6 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
6 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.90%) Migration
7 14 (20.90%) HTML
7 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.90%) jQuery
7 14 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (20.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.40%) TypeScript
8 13 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (19.40%) React
8 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (19.40%) HTML5
8 13 (19.40%) CSS3
8 13 (19.40%) NUnit
8 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
8 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
8 13 (19.40%) CSS
8 13 (19.40%) XML
8 13 (19.40%) MVC
9 12 (17.91%) Project Management
9 12 (17.91%) PowerShell

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 (20.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) CICS
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.99%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (52.24%) Office 365
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.94%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Skype
2 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.99%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.49%) IDMS
4 1 (1.49%) Power BI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (19.40%) NUnit
2 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Hudson
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) SharePoint Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Office 365 Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Office 365 Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Office 365 Project Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) .NET
2 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
2 14 (20.90%) HTML
2 14 (20.90%) jQuery
3 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
3 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (19.40%) CSS
3 13 (19.40%) CSS3
3 13 (19.40%) HTML5
3 13 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (19.40%) React
3 13 (19.40%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) ISPF
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.99%) Learning Management System
1 2 (2.99%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.49%) LPAR
2 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.49%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Migration
3 13 (19.40%) MVC
4 12 (17.91%) Project Management
5 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.42%) SDLC
6 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.46%) Workshop Facilitation
8 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.48%) DevOps
9 3 (4.48%) Information Security
9 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.48%) Thought Leadership
10 2 (2.99%) Change Management
10 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (2.99%) Programme Governance
10 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.99%) Scrum
10 2 (2.99%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) C#
2 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) SQL
4 13 (19.40%) TypeScript
5 12 (17.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) COBOL
6 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) APMP
2 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.99%) XenApp
2 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Citrix
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Brocade
3 2 (2.99%) Dell
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Nintex
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Planview
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow