Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Intranet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intranet over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Intranet
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 163 183
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -31
Contract jobs citing Intranet 20 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 3.95% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 4
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% +20.35% -1.91%
10th Percentile £121 £255 £190
90th Percentile £464 £402 £377
UK median daily rate £381 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.93% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £11.05 - -
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £19.38 £16.13
% change year-on-year +9.68% +20.16% -10.42%

Intranet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 565 836 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.64% 17.00% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 493 254
Scotland median daily rate £350 £340 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +5.84% -1.15%
10th Percentile £146 £219 £161
90th Percentile £525 £450 £470
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 44 28
Scotland median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £12.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +212.50% -39.05%
10th Percentile £12.94 £13.73 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.50 £42.70 £36.83
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.00% +25.00% -

Intranet
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Intranet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Intranet in Scotland

Intranet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intranet in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intranet in Scotland

Intranet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intranet in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intranet in Scotland

Intranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intranet in Scotland

Intranet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +2 11 £400 +142.42%
Edinburgh -12 6 £318 -15.33%
Glasgow -10 2 £110 -72.50%
West Lothian - 1 £310 -
Intranet
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intranet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Intranet.

1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (60.00%) Document Management
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (40.00%) Refactoring
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (20.00%) F5
7 4 (20.00%) Change Control
7 4 (20.00%) Runbook
7 4 (20.00%) PKI
7 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (20.00%) Java EE
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP

Intranet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) LDAP
1 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Platform Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Online Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) Java EE
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) JPA
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) DataPower
2 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Document Management
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) Change Control
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Runbook
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Content Management
7 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) High Availability
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (5.00%) MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Citrix
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) F5
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Imperva