The table below looks at the statistics for Extranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extranet over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extranet
Rank 195 197 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Extranet 5 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 1.42% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
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£475 £423 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +2.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.86%
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
738 777 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 11.43% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 502 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £16.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% -25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.89 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Extranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Extranet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Extranet
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Extranet across the City of London region.

Extranet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Extranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Extranet across the City of London region.

Extranet Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Extranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Extranet 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 Extranet.

1 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) EIGRP
5 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
5 6 (35.29%) Internet
5 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 6 (35.29%) Network Design
6 5 (29.41%) Multimedia
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) ATM
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec

Extranet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Extranet 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 Extranet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Lync
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) EIGRP
5 6 (35.29%) Internet
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) ATM
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) Intranet
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.88%) VLAN
8 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) IPv4
8 1 (5.88%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) IDOL
General
1 5 (29.41%) Multimedia
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Network Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Security Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Flash
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
2 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCIE
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) UAG
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) ExactTarget
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
7 1 (5.88%) Verint
7 1 (5.88%) Avaya
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Nortel