The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 54 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing Intranet 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.68% 1.41% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.16% 8.91% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £413 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.65% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.93 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.63 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +0.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 101 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.56% 15.86% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 53
Average daily rate £325 £305 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £249 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £36.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
Intranet
East of England

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stevenage - 1 - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Intranet
East of England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) Internet
4 10 (47.62%) Extranet
4 10 (47.62%) XHTML
5 9 (42.86%) PHP
6 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) CMS
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Zend
10 4 (19.05%) Drupal
10 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) Apache
11 3 (14.29%) XSLT
11 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 3 (14.29%) IIS
11 3 (14.29%) Java
11 3 (14.29%) C#
11 3 (14.29%) ActionScript

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) Drupal
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Sonic ESB
2 3 (14.29%) Gentran
3 2 (9.52%) AquaLogic
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Internet
2 10 (47.62%) Extranet
3 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 3 (14.29%) FTP
3 3 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.76%) RFID
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) DTS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) EDI Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.52%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) XHTML
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) EDI
7 3 (14.29%) EDIFACT
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) LAMP
8 2 (9.52%) WebCenter
8 2 (9.52%) Zend Framework
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.52%) J2EE
8 2 (9.52%) COM
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) B2B
3 3 (14.29%) EAI
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Security
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 3 (14.29%) XPath
4 3 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Zend
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) BEA
4 2 (9.52%) Plumtree
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Sage
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco