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 27 June 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
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 20 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 4 56 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 14.81% 12.70% 12.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% 36.13% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 43 7
Median daily rate £258 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.16% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £207 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £430 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £20.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +28.04% -7.86%  

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 13 155 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 48.15% 35.15% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 95 11
Median daily rate £400 £330 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £266 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £440 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 0
Median hourly rate - £36.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Netcool
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee

SharePoint
Co-occurring 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Smoke Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (75.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas