The first table below looks at the demand for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 17 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 113 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing Intranet 15 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 0.77% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.56% 5.98% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 17
Average daily rate £320 £360 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £10.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
329 301 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 12.95% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 149 168
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £195 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 34
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.00 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.17 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Intranet
UK

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 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
Edinburgh -23 9 £315 +57.50% 1
Glasgow +15 6 £325 -18.75% 3
Argyll and Bute - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Intranet
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Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) VB
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) VB6
6 8 (25.00%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) VBA
6 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.00%) MS Access
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) Internet
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Content Management
10 3 (9.38%) jQuery
10 3 (9.38%) CSS3
10 3 (9.38%) CMS
10 3 (9.38%) Migration
10 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 13 (40.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (9.38%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) WordPress
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Extranet
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) HSRP
2 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) IPv4
2 1 (3.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MS Access
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) DataStage
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (21.88%) Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) XSL
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Handset
1 1 (3.13%) Statistics
1 1 (3.13%) DataPower
1 1 (3.13%) Social Media
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) AIX
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
1 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Content Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) UML
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Web Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) VB
3 8 (25.00%) VBA
3 8 (25.00%) VB6
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ACCA
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Nortel
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Telerik
3 1 (3.13%) F5
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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