The table below looks at the statistics for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intranet
Rank 47 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Intranet 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.94% 1.74% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 9.28% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate £550 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.30 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.28% +18.18%
Intranet
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 97 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.59% 18.80% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 54
Average daily rate £348 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £8.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Intranet
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SunGard
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SunGard
1 4 (100.00%) VMware