The table below looks at the statistics for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intranet
Rank 77 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Intranet 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.60% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 2.96% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate £125 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.15 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.84% +18.18%
Intranet
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
291 203 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.23% 20.44% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 74 90
Average daily rate £400 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) XMPP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) H.323
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) H.323
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCENT
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (16.67%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel