The table below looks at the statistics for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 104 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Intranet 33 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.51% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.88% 3.66% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £315 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £13.25 £18.60 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.74% -7.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.03 £15.60 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+9.18% -34.33%
Intranet
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
480 410 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.09% 13.86% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 210 182
Average daily rate £320 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 52
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +55.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £28.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester +3 23 £338 -3.57% 4
Cheshire +11 5 £325 -23.52% 4
Lancashire - 3 £270 -
Merseyside 0 1 £375 -3.22% 1
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (26.19%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
4 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.05%) Social Media
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) CRM
6 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 6 (14.29%) MVC
7 6 (14.29%) MS Office
7 6 (14.29%) Windows
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.90%) CSS
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) Legal
8 5 (11.90%) Marketing
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (9.52%) Content Management
9 4 (9.52%) Information Management
9 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.14%) WordPress
2 3 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Quickr
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Extranet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (11.90%) Legal
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Designer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Web Content Editor
5 3 (7.14%) Content Editor
5 3 (7.14%) Web Editor
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Content Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.38%) MFC
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) Dojo
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
5 1 (2.38%) JSR 286
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Social Media
2 4 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information Act
2 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) CRM
1 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Service Management
2 6 (14.29%) MVC
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 4 (9.52%) Analytics
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.52%) Content Management
3 4 (9.52%) Information Management
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) SEO
4 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VC++
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Citrix
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Lotus
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Lagan
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