The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 52 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Intranet 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.37% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 11.11% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £270 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 63 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.23% 12.30% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 29
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £153 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £18.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Intranet
West Midlands

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intranet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intranet across the Birmingham region.

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intranet across the Birmingham region.

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Intranet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intranet.

1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) French Language
4 1 (14.29%) German Language
4 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
4 1 (14.29%) Moodle
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) VLE
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Intranet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intranet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Content Editor
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
3 1 (14.29%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago