The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 West Midlands 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 97 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Intranet 25 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.86% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.44% 5.54% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+312.50% -69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £96 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £310 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.75 £11.74 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.64% -53.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.15 £11.74 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £11.75 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.63 £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -26.66%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
388 307 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.80% 15.45% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 138 138
Average daily rate £315 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £144 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 32
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Intranet
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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 31 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intranet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Intranet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
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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 +12 16 £475 +196.87% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £200 - 1
Warwickshire -14 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (52.94%) Social Media
2 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 12 (35.29%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) Web Services
5 9 (26.47%) HTML
5 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 8 (23.53%) CMS
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
7 7 (20.59%) Publishing
7 7 (20.59%) Content Management
7 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.59%) .NET
7 7 (20.59%) CSS3
7 7 (20.59%) HTML5
8 6 (17.65%) jQuery
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.65%) WordPress
9 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) VBScript
9 5 (14.71%) MS Office
9 5 (14.71%) Classic ASP
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (11.76%) C#
10 4 (11.76%) Web Development
10 4 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (8.82%) Migration
11 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) CMS
3 6 (17.65%) WordPress
4 1 (2.94%) Moodle
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (20.59%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Content Editor
3 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Communications Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Designer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Communications Manager
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 7 (20.59%) HTML5
3 7 (20.59%) CSS3
4 6 (17.65%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) Classic ASP
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Social Media
2 4 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.94%) RIA
3 1 (2.94%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.94%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Scrum
2 7 (20.59%) Content Management
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.82%) User Stories
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) VBScript
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CIPD
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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