Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 72 96
Rank change year-on-year +39 +24 -14
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 62 44 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.82% 1.88% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.56% 13.29% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 22
Median daily rate £338 £413 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.92% -12.41%
10th Percentile £213 £309 £203
90th Percentile £529 £638 £461
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +27.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -21.88% +33.33%

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 225 331 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.50% 14.17% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 179 256
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £186 £235 £201
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
Median hourly rate £40.70 £15.00 £16.76
% change year-on-year +171.33% -10.50% -6.89%

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SharePoint in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SharePoint in Edinburgh

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SharePoint in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 40 (64.52%) Office 365
3 28 (45.16%) Windows
3 28 (45.16%) Migration
4 27 (43.55%) Finance
5 26 (41.94%) OneDrive
6 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
7 22 (35.48%) Windows 10
8 21 (33.87%) Azure
8 21 (33.87%) SQL
9 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
9 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
10 19 (30.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 17 (27.42%) Public Sector
12 16 (25.81%) GDPR
12 16 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (22.58%) Information Security
13 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
14 13 (20.97%) .NET
15 12 (19.35%) VBA
15 12 (19.35%) Data Analysis
15 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
16 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
16 11 (17.74%) C#
16 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
17 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
17 10 (16.13%) CSS

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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (9.68%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.84%) CMS
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.84%) WordPress
6 2 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (30.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.84%) Edge Animate
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (64.52%) Office 365
2 26 (41.94%) OneDrive
3 21 (33.87%) Azure
4 8 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (11.29%) Power Platform
5 7 (11.29%) PowerApps
6 4 (6.45%) AWS
7 3 (4.84%) Power Automate
7 3 (4.84%) SaaS
8 2 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (3.23%) ShareGate
8 2 (3.23%) Yammer
9 1 (1.61%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Skype
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (4.84%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) NUnit
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.84%) Back Office
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Consultant
2 14 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (19.35%) Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Office 365 Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Office 365 Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) DBA
9 3 (4.84%) DBA Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Active Directory Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.13%) CSS
3 9 (14.52%) HTML
3 9 (14.52%) jQuery
4 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.06%) XML
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Core
7 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.84%) Flash
7 3 (4.84%) Node.js
7 3 (4.84%) React
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Grid Computing
1 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.84%) Video Editing
2 2 (3.23%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Windows 10
3 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Migration
2 16 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
3 14 (22.58%) Information Security
4 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.35%) Data Analysis
5 9 (14.52%) MVC
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps
6 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (9.68%) Content Management
7 6 (9.68%) CRM
8 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (6.45%) Project Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) Server Building
9 3 (4.84%) Content Development
9 3 (4.84%) Kanban
9 3 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.84%) SDLC
9 3 (4.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 12 (19.35%) VBA
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.84%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
1 2 (3.23%) MCP
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) HNC
2 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) GDPR
2 3 (4.84%) PMO
3 2 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (3.23%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SCCM
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (3.23%) Terraform
4 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Citrix
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Adobe
5 3 (4.84%) Telerik
6 1 (1.61%) Apple
6 1 (1.61%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.61%) Snow
6 1 (1.61%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec
6 1 (1.61%) Veeam