The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 28 July 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 East of England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 140 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Contract jobs citing Intranet 9 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.84% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 5.08% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 16
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £216 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £395 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £24.43 £31.50 £27.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.45% +15.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.97 £27.10 £23.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.89 £35.90 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.63 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.48% -13.33%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
426 394 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.04% 16.49% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 154 239
Average daily rate £313 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 4 £450 +12.50%
Suffolk - 3 £275 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -21 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - - - - 5
Norfolk - - - - 3
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (50.00%) HTML
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) Internet
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) Extranet
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (28.57%) XHTML
5 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 8 (28.57%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) MySQL
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
9 4 (14.29%) MVC
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Zend
9 4 (14.29%) Drupal
10 3 (10.71%) Lync
10 3 (10.71%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.71%) Apache
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.71%) IIS
10 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (10.71%) Content Management

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Drupal
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) CMS
6 1 (3.57%) AquaLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Internet
2 10 (35.71%) Extranet
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) DTS
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
2 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
2 5 (17.86%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (17.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (10.71%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Intranet Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Project Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
3 8 (28.57%) XHTML
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.14%) WCF
7 2 (7.14%) Zend Framework
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) XSL
7 2 (7.14%) XSLT
7 2 (7.14%) Middleware
7 2 (7.14%) LAMP
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) E-Learning
1 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Web Development
2 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Web Design
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) OOP
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Information Management
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) PHP
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) VB6
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Zend
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) BEA
4 1 (3.57%) Plumtree
4 1 (3.57%) Actuate
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
4 1 (3.57%) Altiris
4 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.57%) Exinda