The table below looks at the statistics for Extranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extranet over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extranet
Rank 385 390 328
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -62
Contract jobs citing Extranet 24 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.95% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 38
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£481 £470 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.39% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £347 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £48.25
% change year-on-year
- -43.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2968 2959 3079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.81% 12.15% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2014 1935 1949
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 79 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.67 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

Extranet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Extranet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Extranet
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Extranet Daily Rate Trend in London

Extranet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extranet across the London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Extranet Daily Rate Histogram in London

Extranet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Extranet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Extranet
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extranet within the London region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
City of London +14 5 £475 +12.42% 2
Croydon - - - -
Extranet
England

Extranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Extranet 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 Extranet.

1 28 (45.16%) Internet
2 23 (37.10%) LAN
2 23 (37.10%) Cisco
3 22 (35.48%) WAN
3 22 (35.48%) Intranet
4 20 (32.26%) SharePoint
4 20 (32.26%) Network Design
5 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
6 18 (29.03%) OSPF
6 18 (29.03%) BGP
6 18 (29.03%) CheckPoint
7 17 (27.42%) EIGRP
7 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
7 17 (27.42%) Firewall
8 16 (25.81%) Retail
8 16 (25.81%) IP Telephony
8 16 (25.81%) Migration
8 16 (25.81%) Network Architecture
9 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.58%) HTML
10 13 (20.97%) .NET
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
11 12 (19.35%) MPLS
11 12 (19.35%) Project Management
11 12 (19.35%) Windows
11 12 (19.35%) Network Management
12 11 (17.74%) jQuery
12 11 (17.74%) Network Security
12 11 (17.74%) Content Management

Extranet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Extranet 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 Extranet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) CMS
3 8 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (11.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 2 (3.23%) Apache
7 2 (3.23%) concrete5
8 1 (1.61%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.61%) Node.js
8 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.61%) Documentum
8 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Project
3 6 (9.68%) MS Office
4 2 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) Internet
2 23 (37.10%) LAN
3 22 (35.48%) WAN
3 22 (35.48%) Intranet
4 18 (29.03%) OSPF
4 18 (29.03%) BGP
5 17 (27.42%) EIGRP
5 17 (27.42%) Firewall
6 16 (25.81%) IP Telephony
7 12 (19.35%) MPLS
8 11 (17.74%) Network Security
8 11 (17.74%) Multicast
9 8 (12.90%) ATM
10 6 (9.68%) DNS
11 3 (4.84%) VPN
11 3 (4.84%) H.323
12 2 (3.23%) SAN
12 2 (3.23%) Wireless
12 2 (3.23%) SSL
13 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Firebug
4 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
General
1 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
2 16 (25.81%) Retail
3 13 (20.97%) Finance
4 5 (8.06%) Multimedia
4 5 (8.06%) Publishing
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Law
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Architect
2 15 (24.19%) Security Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
4 9 (14.52%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.68%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Network Security Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Voice Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Administrator
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) HTML
2 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 11 (17.74%) jQuery
4 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.90%) CSS
5 8 (12.90%) XSLT
6 7 (11.29%) XML
7 4 (6.45%) WCF
7 4 (6.45%) WF
7 4 (6.45%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.23%) Flash
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.61%) Spring
9 1 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.61%) HTML5
9 1 (1.61%) CSS3
9 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) SecurID
4 1 (1.61%) IVR
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Network Design
2 16 (25.81%) Migration
2 16 (25.81%) Network Architecture
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 12 (19.35%) Network Management
5 11 (17.74%) Content Management
5 11 (17.74%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (11.29%) Document Management
6 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.68%) Workflow
8 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.06%) Analytics
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) RUP
9 4 (6.45%) Change Management
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Content Management
9 4 (6.45%) Software Deployment
9 4 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.13%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) C
6 2 (3.23%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) VBScript
6 2 (3.23%) VB
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCSA
3 3 (4.84%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) CCIE
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) MCTS
4 2 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) CCSE
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCSP
5 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (4.84%) UAG
3 3 (4.84%) XenApp
3 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Cisco
2 18 (29.03%) CheckPoint
3 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) Symantec
7 2 (3.23%) Juniper
7 2 (3.23%) Adobe
7 2 (3.23%) Open Text
7 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.23%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.61%) Verint
8 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.61%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) Nortel
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya