Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 76 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20 -11
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 72 31 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.45% 1.75% 2.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.93% 10.88% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 35
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £245 £181 £254
90th Percentile £500 £525 £465
Scotland median daily rate £350 £305 £328
% change year-on-year +14.75% -6.87% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% +19.83%

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 452 285 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.38% 16.10% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 171 343
Edinburgh median daily rate £394 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% -8.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £230 £165 £263
90th Percentile £539 £488 £550
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -40.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £18.02 £14.50 £15.21
90th Percentile £28.00 £15.50 £36.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.62% -23.92%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
3 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.83%) Finance
4 15 (20.83%) Office 365
5 14 (19.44%) Windows
6 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
7 11 (15.28%) SQL
8 10 (13.89%) .NET
8 10 (13.89%) Project Management
9 9 (12.50%) Document Management
10 8 (11.11%) Banking
10 8 (11.11%) C#
10 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
11 7 (9.72%) JIRA
11 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (9.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (8.33%) VMware
12 6 (8.33%) CRM
12 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
12 6 (8.33%) CSS
12 6 (8.33%) HTML
12 6 (8.33%) NetApp

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 (9.72%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.17%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Intranet
2 4 (5.56%) Skype
3 3 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.56%) PowerPivot
6 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.17%) EDRMS
8 2 (2.78%) Power BI
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.56%) NUnit
3 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Local Government
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Architect
3 11 (15.28%) Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.72%) SharePoint Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Change Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.33%) CSS
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
2 6 (8.33%) jQuery
3 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.94%) React
4 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.56%) CSS3
4 4 (5.56%) HTML5
4 4 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (5.56%) XML
5 2 (2.78%) Ajax
5 2 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.39%) COM+
6 1 (1.39%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) CMDB
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Blog
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) OS/2
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) Document Management
5 6 (8.33%) CRM
5 6 (8.33%) Records Management
6 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.56%) MVC
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.56%) SDLC
7 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Workflow
8 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (4.17%) Kanban
8 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) C#
2 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.17%) VBScript
6 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.78%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) JCL
7 1 (1.39%) R
7 1 (1.39%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) APMP
2 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PMO
2 5 (6.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (6.94%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.17%) XenApp
2 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (1.39%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.39%) Control-M
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) NetApp
2 6 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (4.17%) Citrix
3 3 (4.17%) Kofax
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) BMC
4 1 (1.39%) CA
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.39%) Planview
4 1 (1.39%) SAP