The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 41 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 10 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.51% 4.22% 4.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 22.22% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 22
Median daily rate £323 £220 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.59% -27.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £206 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 105 135 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 15.86% 18.99% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 90
Median daily rate £388 £330 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% +7.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £210 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

SharePoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint in Glasgow

SharePoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SharePoint.

1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (25.00%) QlikView
4 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
4 5 (20.83%) Skype
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) Replication
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Office 365
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (16.67%) PABX
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.17%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Primavera
2 1 (4.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Skype
2 4 (16.67%) PABX
2 4 (16.67%) VoIP
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) QlikView
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
4 3 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Chief Operating Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) XHTML
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
6 2 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau