The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SharePoint 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 29 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 2010
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 138 126
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 1 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.045% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 2.02% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
Median daily rate £350 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £420 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year +15.15% +25.00%  

SharePoint 2010 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 343 644 523
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.56% 21.77% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 639 406
Median daily rate £375 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 32 25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.38% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.48 £14.12 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SharePoint 2010 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint 2010 in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint 2010 in Scotland

SharePoint 2010
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint 2010 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 1 £350 +16.66%
SharePoint 2010
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SharePoint 2010.

1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Nintex
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

SharePoint 2010
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Nintex
1 1 (14.29%) VMware