The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 17 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 Cambridge 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 41 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Intranet 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.78% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 3.16% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 95 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.03% 24.80% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 36
Average daily rate £300 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £40.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Intranet
Cambridgeshire

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Wiki
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (10.00%) Extranet
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Windows

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Author
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Wiki
2 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft