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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 124 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Intranet 20 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.93% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.21% 5.16% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Average daily rate £406 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £26.93 £26.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% +19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.47 £26.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.39 £26.00 £27.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
384 407 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.18% 18.07% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 142 177
Average daily rate £338 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 66 76
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Intranet
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 14 £413 +58.65% 2
Cambridgeshire -13 3 £190 -33.91% 2
Essex -26 2 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (45.24%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) CSS
4 16 (38.10%) Internet
5 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
7 11 (26.19%) Extranet
8 10 (23.81%) XHTML
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 10 (23.81%) jQuery
9 9 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (21.43%) PHP
10 8 (19.05%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Migration
11 7 (16.67%) Marketing
11 7 (16.67%) Degree
12 6 (14.29%) Wiki
12 6 (14.29%) Finance
12 6 (14.29%) C#
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.90%) MySQL
13 5 (11.90%) Web Development
14 4 (9.52%) Lync
14 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 4 (9.52%) Drupal
14 4 (9.52%) Zend
14 4 (9.52%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Lync
3 4 (9.52%) Drupal
3 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Sonic ESB
4 3 (7.14%) Gentran
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) AquaLogic
5 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) Internet
2 11 (26.19%) Extranet
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) FTP
4 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.38%) RFID
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DTS
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (16.67%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Publishing
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.90%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Author
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Author
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Intranet Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) EDI Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) CSS
3 10 (23.81%) XHTML
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 10 (23.81%) jQuery
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
5 7 (16.67%) XML
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.14%) RSS
7 3 (7.14%) EDI
7 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 3 (7.14%) XSLT
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) EDIFACT
8 2 (4.76%) Kendo UI
8 2 (4.76%) WebCenter
8 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (4.76%) WCF
8 2 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Wiki
2 3 (7.14%) W3C
2 3 (7.14%) GIS
2 3 (7.14%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) Web Development
3 4 (9.52%) Web Design
4 3 (7.14%) EAI
4 3 (7.14%) SOA
4 3 (7.14%) B2B
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.14%) Content Management
4 3 (7.14%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Data Security
5 2 (4.76%) MVC
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
6 1 (2.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) PHP
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) XPath
5 3 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) WAI
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Zend
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Exinda
4 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.76%) Telerik
4 2 (4.76%) Altiris
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) BEA
4 2 (4.76%) Plumtree
5 1 (2.38%) Sage