The table below looks at the statistics for Intranet skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intranet over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intranet
Rank 88 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Intranet 25 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 0.42% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% 3.83% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +45.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £274 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £16.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +24.52%
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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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
303 235 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.28% 10.92% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 105 93
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 11 46
Average hourly rate £28.69 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.87% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.51 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

Intranet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Intranet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Intranet
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Intranet Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Intranet Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Intranet
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Intranet Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 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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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
Birmingham -1 5 £275 - 1
Staffordshire -4 5 £400 -8.04%
Warwickshire +1 4 £449 -
Worcestershire - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (38.46%) CSS
1 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) jQuery
5 8 (20.51%) Internet
6 7 (17.95%) Migration
6 7 (17.95%) .NET
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) Classic ASP
7 6 (15.38%) VBScript
7 6 (15.38%) Extranet
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) HTML5
7 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (15.38%) CSS3
8 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) Content Management
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.26%) PHP
9 4 (10.26%) CMS
9 4 (10.26%) Finance
9 4 (10.26%) Information Security
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Human Factors

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.26%) CMS
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (7.69%) Drupal
5 3 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 6 (15.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Content Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) CSS
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 7 (17.95%) Classic ASP
5 6 (15.38%) HTML5
5 6 (15.38%) CSS3
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
9 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.56%) XSLT
9 1 (2.56%) Flash
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Human Factors
2 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.56%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 5 (12.82%) Content Management
4 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security
4 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Document Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) VBScript
3 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) VCP4
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.56%) MCTS
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCPD
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) Lotus
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
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