Period
to 10 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a SharePoint Specialist was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SharePoint Specialist
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 180 193
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SharePoint Specialist 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.024% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.025% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Scotland median daily rate £320 - £350
10th Percentile £275 - £314
90th Percentile £339 - £386
UK median daily rate £406 £348 £425
% change year-on-year +16.74% -18.12% +16.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4731 3949 5781
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.95% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2720 2304 3001
Scotland median daily rate £388 £361 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -0.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £223 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 116 119
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -17.86% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.25 £10.40
90th Percentile £43.50 £44.75 £49.69
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SharePoint Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured SharePoint Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Specialist in Scotland

SharePoint Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Specialist in Scotland

SharePoint Specialist
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 Specialist within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +37 2 £332 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
SharePoint Specialist
UK

SharePoint Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, SharePoint Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring SharePoint Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Nintex
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability

SharePoint Specialist Skill Set
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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Records Management
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Nintex
3 4 (50.00%) HP