The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intranet
Rank 146 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Contract jobs citing Intranet 5 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.64% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 5.41% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 10
Average daily rate £375 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.15 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.84% +14.70%
Intranet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
555 351 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.59% 11.77% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 167 152
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £140 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £16.50 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -20 5 £375 +7.14%
Intranet
UK

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Records Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
5 3 (23.08%) Process Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (15.38%) Windows

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Process Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Process Management
2 3 (23.08%) Records Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Nintex