The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SharePoint
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank - 27 19
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 0 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine - 8.82% 9.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 36.36% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £411 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.92 £25.70
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.83%  

SharePoint is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21 33 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 30.88% 24.26% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 9
Median daily rate £340 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +10.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £445 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SharePoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing SharePoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint in Erskine

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Erskine

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Erskine region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Netcool
1 7 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (85.71%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
1 6 (85.71%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) MCITP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas