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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intranet
Rank 88 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Intranet 26 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.90% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 6.09% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 14
Average daily rate
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£413 £120 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £97 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £285 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.75 £11.74 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.64% -53.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.69 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-12.37% -25.51%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
433 312 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.11% 14.81% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 151 142
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.95 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +8 14 £475 +227.58% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £200 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Intranet
England

Intranet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (50.00%) Social Media
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) CSS
2 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) HTML5
4 11 (28.95%) CSS3
4 11 (28.95%) jQuery
5 10 (26.32%) Web Services
5 10 (26.32%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) VBScript
6 9 (23.68%) Classic ASP
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) CMS
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) Content Management
8 7 (18.42%) Publishing
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.79%) WordPress
10 5 (13.16%) Degree
10 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (13.16%) C#
11 4 (10.53%) MS Office
11 4 (10.53%) VB
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (10.53%) Web Development
12 3 (7.89%) Marketing

Intranet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) CMS
3 6 (15.79%) WordPress
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (18.42%) Publishing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Web Developer
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Content Editor
4 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Communications Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
1 14 (36.84%) CSS
2 11 (28.95%) jQuery
2 11 (28.95%) HTML5
2 11 (28.95%) CSS3
3 10 (26.32%) .NET
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) Classic ASP
4 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Social Media
2 4 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Scrum
2 7 (18.42%) Content Management
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) Matrix Management
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) User Stories
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
7 1 (2.63%) SEO
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Business Development
7 1 (2.63%) Document Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.68%) VBScript
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CIPD
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee
2 1 (2.63%) Facebook
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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