The table below looks at the statistics for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intranet
Rank 136 128 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Contract jobs citing Intranet 14 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 2.44% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 10
Average daily rate
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£369 £340 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% +16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £383 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -12.37%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
447 492 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.36% 15.56% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 297 136
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 28
Average hourly rate £42.46 £22.50 £19.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.71% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £134.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Dorset +4 4 £475 +58.33% 1
Bristol -4 3 £120 -65.71% 3
Gloucestershire -4 2 £388 +14.81% 2
Somerset - 1 £350 -
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) MS Project
3 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) NHS
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Publishing
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) Extranet
5 2 (8.70%) Remedy

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Niku Workbench
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) Extranet
2 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (8.70%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Communications Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) JSP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) NHS
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) WFM
4 1 (4.35%) Usability Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCIA
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCEA
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Niku
4 1 (4.35%) EPiServer