The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 63 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Intranet 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.95% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 7.59% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£273 £130 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.61% -61.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £13.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.62% -33.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 79 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.32% 12.56% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 42
Average daily rate £300 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £184 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.20 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 2 October 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 17 (77.27%) Social Media
2 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) CMS
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Content Management
5 7 (31.82%) Publishing
6 6 (27.27%) WordPress
7 5 (22.73%) Line Management
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (18.18%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) User Stories
10 2 (9.09%) CSS3
10 2 (9.09%) jQuery
10 2 (9.09%) HTML5
10 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Migration
10 2 (9.09%) Management Information System

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (36.36%) CMS
3 6 (27.27%) WordPress
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Publishing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Content Editor
3 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Communications Manager
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Designer
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Designer
4 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) CSS3
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Social Media
2 4 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) Content Management
3 5 (22.73%) Line Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CIPD
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco