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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 261 264 216
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -48
Contract jobs citing Intranet 345 334 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 5.23% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 190 262
Average daily rate
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£398 £341 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £168 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 37
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £21.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% -11.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £36.30 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -26.66%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6901 6383 8288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.98% 13.70% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3751 3411 3764
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 422 653
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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 1 August 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
London +4 192 £425 +13.33% 33
South East -2 50 £330 -2.22% 21
West Midlands -4 26 £375 +275.00% 6
South West -20 21 £340 +13.33% 4
North West -3 19 £350 +19.14% 12
Yorkshire +1 13 £350 +55.55% 12
East Midlands -11 12 £350 +16.66% 4
East of England -24 10 £200 -38.46% 7
North East - 2 £450 - 3
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Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 290 (40.45%) SharePoint
2 181 (25.24%) HTML
3 177 (24.69%) Finance
4 170 (23.71%) Microsoft
5 165 (23.01%) Internet
6 140 (19.53%) Project Management
7 129 (17.99%) JavaScript
8 118 (16.46%) .NET
8 118 (16.46%) CSS
9 105 (14.64%) CMS
9 105 (14.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 100 (13.95%) Content Management
11 97 (13.53%) Windows
12 96 (13.39%) MS Excel
13 92 (12.83%) SQL
14 82 (11.44%) MS Office
15 81 (11.30%) jQuery
16 80 (11.16%) C#
17 78 (10.88%) SQL Server
18 72 (10.04%) Banking
19 71 (9.90%) Degree
19 71 (9.90%) SharePoint 2013
20 67 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
21 62 (8.65%) Social Media
22 59 (8.23%) Migration
22 59 (8.23%) ASP.NET
23 58 (8.09%) Publishing
24 57 (7.95%) Java
25 53 (7.39%) PRINCE2
25 53 (7.39%) Marketing

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 290 (40.45%) SharePoint
2 105 (14.64%) CMS
2 105 (14.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 71 (9.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (4.32%) Apache
5 29 (4.04%) IIS
6 22 (3.07%) Drupal
7 20 (2.79%) MS Exchange
8 19 (2.65%) WordPress
9 15 (2.09%) IBM Notes
10 14 (1.95%) IBM HTTP Server
10 14 (1.95%) Joomla!
11 12 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (1.39%) TeamSite
12 10 (1.39%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.39%) Lync
13 9 (1.26%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.26%) Documentum
14 8 (1.12%) Liferay
15 7 (0.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 96 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 82 (11.44%) MS Office
3 37 (5.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (4.32%) Photoshop
5 25 (3.49%) InfoPath
6 18 (2.51%) MS Project
7 7 (0.98%) Adobe Captivate
7 7 (0.98%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.56%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.56%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.28%) InDesign
11 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.84%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.70%) assyst
4 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.42%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.28%) Tridion
5 2 (0.28%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Cordys
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.79%) Office 365
2 12 (1.67%) SaaS
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 165 (23.01%) Internet
2 50 (6.97%) Extranet
3 31 (4.32%) Firewall
4 19 (2.65%) LAN
4 19 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 17 (2.37%) VPN
5 17 (2.37%) DNS
5 17 (2.37%) WAN
6 10 (1.39%) VoIP
6 10 (1.39%) DHCP
7 8 (1.12%) HTTP
7 8 (1.12%) Network Security
8 7 (0.98%) BIG-IP
8 7 (0.98%) Broadband
8 7 (0.98%) LDAP
9 6 (0.84%) SSL
9 6 (0.84%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.84%) Wireless
10 5 (0.70%) SSH
10 5 (0.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.23%) MySQL
3 15 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.67%) MS Access
4 12 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.12%) EDRMS
7 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.70%) DB2
10 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.42%) QlikView
11 3 (0.42%) DTS
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.28%) EDMS
12 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.23%) Subversion
3 9 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.12%) Jasmine
5 6 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.70%) Introscope
6 5 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.42%) Gradle
8 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.42%) Hudson
8 3 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.42%) JSUnit
8 3 (0.42%) Maven
8 3 (0.42%) Ant
9 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.28%) JUnit
9 2 (0.28%) JIRA
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.14%) PhoneGap
General
1 177 (24.69%) Finance
2 72 (10.04%) Banking
3 58 (8.09%) Publishing
4 53 (7.39%) Marketing
5 26 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 25 (3.49%) Legal
7 22 (3.07%) Retail
8 21 (2.93%) Law
8 21 (2.93%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.65%) Financial Institution
10 15 (2.09%) Front Office
11 8 (1.12%) Games
12 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.84%) Local Government
14 5 (0.70%) Back Office
14 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.56%) Advertising
15 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 189 (26.36%) Developer
2 131 (18.27%) Analyst
3 83 (11.58%) Project Manager
4 67 (9.34%) SharePoint Developer
5 49 (6.83%) Business Analyst
6 46 (6.42%) Web Developer
7 41 (5.72%) Consultant
8 40 (5.58%) Architect
9 38 (5.30%) Administrator
10 27 (3.77%) .NET Developer
11 19 (2.65%) Digital Project Manager
11 19 (2.65%) SharePoint Consultant
12 18 (2.51%) Designer
13 16 (2.23%) Support Analyst
13 16 (2.23%) C# Developer
14 15 (2.09%) Coordinator
15 14 (1.95%) Technical Architect
15 14 (1.95%) Web Manager
15 14 (1.95%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (25.24%) HTML
2 118 (16.46%) .NET
2 118 (16.46%) CSS
3 81 (11.30%) jQuery
4 59 (8.23%) ASP.NET
5 52 (7.25%) HTML5
6 48 (6.69%) XML
7 47 (6.56%) Web Services
8 27 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 26 (3.63%) Middleware
10 20 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 20 (2.79%) CSS3
11 18 (2.51%) XHTML
12 17 (2.37%) J2EE
12 17 (2.37%) XSLT
13 15 (2.09%) WCF
13 15 (2.09%) Ajax
14 12 (1.67%) XSL
14 12 (1.67%) Classic ASP
14 12 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.65%) Social Media
2 49 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.21%) E-Learning
4 22 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.23%) Blackberry
5 16 (2.23%) Wiki
6 15 (2.09%) Graphic Design
7 14 (1.95%) Taxonomies
8 12 (1.67%) W3C
8 12 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
8 12 (1.67%) Statistics
9 11 (1.53%) Open Source
9 11 (1.53%) Equities
10 10 (1.39%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.39%) Economics
10 10 (1.39%) iSeries
11 9 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.26%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.26%) Firmware
12 8 (1.12%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 97 (13.53%) Windows
2 38 (5.30%) Linux
3 29 (4.04%) UNIX
3 29 (4.04%) Windows 7
4 22 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.37%) Windows XP
6 13 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.26%) zOS
8 8 (1.12%) Solaris
9 6 (0.84%) Android
9 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (19.53%) Project Management
2 100 (13.95%) Content Management
3 67 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (8.23%) Migration
5 53 (7.39%) PRINCE2
6 44 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (5.16%) ITIL
8 36 (5.02%) Workflow
9 35 (4.88%) Web Design
10 33 (4.60%) Change Management
11 32 (4.46%) CRM
11 32 (4.46%) Scrum
11 32 (4.46%) Business Analysis
11 32 (4.46%) Document Management
12 29 (4.04%) UML
12 29 (4.04%) OO
12 29 (4.04%) MVC
12 29 (4.04%) Web Development
13 27 (3.77%) Data Management
14 26 (3.63%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (17.99%) JavaScript
2 92 (12.83%) SQL
3 80 (11.16%) C#
4 57 (7.95%) Java
5 41 (5.72%) PowerShell
6 33 (4.60%) PHP
7 17 (2.37%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.95%) VB
9 13 (1.81%) Python
10 12 (1.67%) VBA
11 10 (1.39%) VBScript
12 9 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.12%) Perl
14 7 (0.98%) C++
15 5 (0.70%) VC++
16 3 (0.42%) VB6
16 3 (0.42%) Ruby
16 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.28%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 71 (9.90%) Degree
2 28 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.09%) CISSP
4 15 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.39%) CISA
5 10 (1.39%) CISM
6 9 (1.26%) MCSE
7 7 (0.98%) MCTS
7 7 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.70%) CEH
8 5 (0.70%) GIAC
8 5 (0.70%) MCP
8 5 (0.70%) PMP
9 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.28%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.23%) QA
2 12 (1.67%) SLA
2 12 (1.67%) WCAG
3 11 (1.53%) WAI
4 10 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.26%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.42%) P3O
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) GxP
8 1 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.14%) GCP
8 1 (0.14%) GMP
System Software
1 52 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.70%) Varnish
5 4 (0.56%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.28%) UAG
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.84%) Control-M
1 6 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (0.84%) BladeLogic
1 6 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (0.56%) CA Wily
2 4 (0.56%) Puppet
3 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.42%) OpenView
4 2 (0.28%) Nagios
4 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.28%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.28%) WSUS
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
4 2 (0.28%) Cacti
4 2 (0.28%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.14%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) DameWare
5 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 170 (23.71%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.97%) Oracle
3 30 (4.18%) Adobe
4 21 (2.93%) VMware
5 20 (2.79%) IBM
6 19 (2.65%) Cisco
7 18 (2.51%) Citrix
8 15 (2.09%) Lotus
9 14 (1.95%) SAP
9 14 (1.95%) Business Objects
10 13 (1.81%) HP
11 11 (1.53%) EMC
12 10 (1.39%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.39%) FatWire
12 10 (1.39%) Google
13 9 (1.26%) EPiServer
13 9 (1.26%) Open Text
13 9 (1.26%) Sybase
13 9 (1.26%) Informatica
14 7 (0.98%) Altiris
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