The first table below looks at the demand for Extranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extranet over the 3 months to 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extranet
Rank 243 228 237
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Extranet 7 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate £442 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.13% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £223 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -62.75%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1622 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 19.38% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 712
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 177
Average hourly rate £21.61 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Extranet
England

Extranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Extranet Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Extranet
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Extranet Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Extranet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extranet across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Extranet Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Extranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Extranet Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Extranet
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extranet across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Extranet Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Extranet
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extranet within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Berkshire -6 5 - - 1
Surrey -11 1 £333 -0.59%
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Extranet
England

Extranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (61.54%) Intranet
2 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) JRules
5 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
5 1 (7.69%) Clustering
5 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) XML

Extranet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Intranet
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Introscope
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.69%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Transition Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JRules
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSL
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) XHTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) Sass
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) MKS
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Intel
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Compuware
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Cordys