The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 268 210 241
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +31
Contract jobs citing Intranet 379 369 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.86% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.70% 5.64% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 187 240
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.91 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% +32.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.85 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £135.00 £24.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6654 6543 8532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.96% 15.18% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3569 3350 4094
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 529 578
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Intranet
UK

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in England

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in England

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in England

Intranet
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Intranet Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
London -36 197 £413 +17.77% 41
South East -15 50 £325 +18.18% 20
South West -10 36 £350 -5.40% 5
North West -6 25 £375 +30.43% 11
Yorkshire -6 21 £290 +41.46% 8
East of England -27 20 £406 +41.30% 4
West Midlands -17 9 £270 +3.84% 4
North East -27 8 £285 -26.92% 4
East Midlands -13 7 £400 +23.07% 1
Intranet
UK

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 279 (39.69%) SharePoint
2 186 (26.46%) Microsoft
3 165 (23.47%) Finance
4 151 (21.48%) Internet
5 150 (21.34%) HTML
6 139 (19.77%) JavaScript
7 136 (19.35%) .NET
8 131 (18.63%) Project Management
9 119 (16.93%) CSS
10 109 (15.50%) SQL Server
11 103 (14.65%) Windows
12 100 (14.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 98 (13.94%) MS Excel
14 90 (12.80%) MS Office
15 81 (11.52%) jQuery
16 80 (11.38%) C#
17 75 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
18 74 (10.53%) Content Management
19 72 (10.24%) ASP.NET
20 71 (10.10%) SQL
21 68 (9.67%) CMS
22 64 (9.10%) SharePoint 2013
23 63 (8.96%) XML
24 60 (8.53%) Migration
25 54 (7.68%) Banking
25 54 (7.68%) Degree
26 52 (7.40%) MVC
27 49 (6.97%) Extranet
28 48 (6.83%) ITIL
28 48 (6.83%) Security Cleared

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 279 (39.69%) SharePoint
2 100 (14.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 68 (9.67%) CMS
4 64 (9.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 37 (5.26%) IIS
6 30 (4.27%) Drupal
7 25 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
8 17 (2.42%) Apache
9 15 (2.13%) IBM Notes
10 12 (1.71%) MS Exchange
11 11 (1.56%) Joomla!
12 10 (1.42%) MS Project Server
13 9 (1.28%) WordPress
13 9 (1.28%) SAS
14 8 (1.14%) Umbraco
15 7 (1.00%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.85%) Lync
16 6 (0.85%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.71%) Node.js
17 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 98 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 90 (12.80%) MS Office
3 23 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.70%) Photoshop
5 16 (2.28%) MS Project
6 13 (1.85%) InfoPath
7 12 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (1.71%) MS Visio
8 8 (1.14%) Quicktime
8 8 (1.14%) QuarkXPress
9 6 (0.85%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.57%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.14%) Niku Workbench
12 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.43%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.43%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.28%) assyst
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.71%) Office 365
2 4 (0.57%) SaaS
3 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 151 (21.48%) Internet
2 49 (6.97%) Extranet
3 22 (3.13%) Firewall
3 22 (3.13%) LAN
4 21 (2.99%) WAN
5 18 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.99%) DNS
7 12 (1.71%) VPN
8 11 (1.56%) DHCP
9 9 (1.28%) Network Security
9 9 (1.28%) Ethernet
10 8 (1.14%) HTTP
10 8 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (1.00%) VoIP
12 6 (0.85%) Wireless
12 6 (0.85%) MPLS
13 5 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (0.71%) Broadband
14 4 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.84%) MySQL
3 16 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.85%) MS Access
6 12 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.14%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.71%) DB2
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.43%) DataStage
10 3 (0.43%) DTS
11 2 (0.28%) IDOL
11 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.14%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 46 (6.54%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.42%) Subversion
3 12 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.28%) Ant
5 7 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.57%) Maven
6 4 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.57%) Hudson
6 4 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.57%) Gradle
6 4 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.14%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.14%) JIRA
8 1 (0.14%) Expression Web
8 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.14%) JUnit
General
1 165 (23.47%) Finance
2 54 (7.68%) Banking
3 47 (6.69%) Marketing
4 36 (5.12%) Publishing
5 28 (3.98%) Financial Institution
6 27 (3.84%) Legal
7 23 (3.27%) Retail
8 20 (2.84%) Back Office
8 20 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.56%) Law
9 11 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.14%) Games
11 7 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.00%) Local Government
12 5 (0.71%) French Language
12 5 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.71%) Front Office
13 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.57%) Advertising
13 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 186 (26.46%) Developer
2 105 (14.94%) Analyst
3 67 (9.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 64 (9.10%) Project Manager
5 48 (6.83%) Consultant
6 45 (6.40%) Business Analyst
7 44 (6.26%) Web Developer
8 40 (5.69%) Architect
9 38 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 32 (4.55%) Administrator
11 26 (3.70%) Designer
12 22 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
12 22 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
13 19 (2.70%) SharePoint Consultant
13 19 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (2.56%) SharePoint Architect
15 14 (1.99%) Communications Manager
15 14 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (1.99%) Systems Analyst
16 12 (1.71%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (21.34%) HTML
2 136 (19.35%) .NET
3 119 (16.93%) CSS
4 81 (11.52%) jQuery
5 72 (10.24%) ASP.NET
6 63 (8.96%) XML
7 44 (6.26%) Web Services
8 37 (5.26%) Middleware
9 34 (4.84%) HTML5
10 33 (4.69%) Ajax
11 32 (4.55%) .NET Framework
12 31 (4.41%) J2EE
13 28 (3.98%) XHTML
14 27 (3.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (3.13%) CSS3
17 19 (2.70%) Struts
17 19 (2.70%) Spring
17 19 (2.70%) Velocity
18 16 (2.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.40%) Management Information System
2 44 (6.26%) Social Media
3 23 (3.27%) Firmware
4 20 (2.84%) E-Learning
5 19 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.13%) Mainframe
8 14 (1.99%) Digital Media
8 14 (1.99%) Statistics
9 13 (1.85%) NHS
9 13 (1.85%) W3C
10 11 (1.56%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.56%) Open Source
10 11 (1.56%) Graphic Design
11 10 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (1.28%) iSeries
12 9 (1.28%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.14%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (14.65%) Windows
2 29 (4.13%) Linux
3 28 (3.98%) Windows 7
4 16 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.13%) UNIX
5 15 (2.13%) Windows XP
6 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.42%) zOS
8 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.00%) Android
9 7 (1.00%) Solaris
10 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.71%) AIX
11 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.28%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.14%) MVS
13 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (18.63%) Project Management
2 75 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (10.53%) Content Management
4 60 (8.53%) Migration
5 52 (7.40%) MVC
6 48 (6.83%) ITIL
7 44 (6.26%) PRINCE2
8 43 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (5.83%) Workflow
9 41 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 31 (4.41%) Change Management
11 27 (3.84%) Web Development
12 26 (3.70%) Service Management
12 26 (3.70%) Scrum
12 26 (3.70%) Business Analysis
13 23 (3.27%) UML
14 22 (3.13%) Information Architecture
14 22 (3.13%) Service Delivery
15 21 (2.99%) Document Management
16 20 (2.84%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 139 (19.77%) JavaScript
2 80 (11.38%) C#
3 71 (10.10%) SQL
4 41 (5.83%) PHP
5 37 (5.26%) Java
6 23 (3.27%) PowerShell
7 20 (2.84%) VB.NET
8 15 (2.13%) VBA
9 11 (1.56%) C++
10 8 (1.14%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.85%) VBScript
12 5 (0.71%) Perl
12 5 (0.71%) C
12 5 (0.71%) VC++
13 4 (0.57%) Ruby
13 4 (0.57%) VB
13 4 (0.57%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.43%) XPath
14 3 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (7.68%) Degree
2 48 (6.83%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.12%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.85%) MCSE
6 10 (1.42%) CISSP
7 9 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.14%) CISA
8 8 (1.14%) CISM
9 7 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.00%) MCTS
10 6 (0.85%) MCP
11 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.43%) CCIE
12 3 (0.43%) ISEB
13 2 (0.28%) CEH
13 2 (0.28%) GIAC
13 2 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.13%) QA
2 19 (2.70%) SLA
3 11 (1.56%) WAI
4 8 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.85%) WCAG
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) P3O
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 44 (6.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.43%) Varnish
5 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.28%) XenApp
5 2 (0.28%) UAG
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.57%) Puppet
2 4 (0.57%) SCOM
3 3 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.43%) OpenView
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.14%) WSUS
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 186 (26.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.98%) Oracle
3 24 (3.41%) IBM
4 23 (3.27%) Adobe
5 19 (2.70%) ATG
5 19 (2.70%) Endeca
6 18 (2.56%) Cisco
7 16 (2.28%) Citrix
8 15 (2.13%) Lotus
9 12 (1.71%) VMware
9 12 (1.71%) Apple
10 9 (1.28%) EMC
10 9 (1.28%) SAP
11 8 (1.14%) Open Text
11 8 (1.14%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.00%) F5
12 7 (1.00%) FatWire
12 7 (1.00%) Google
13 6 (0.85%) HP
13 6 (0.85%) Remedy
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