Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Extranet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Extranet over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Extranet
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 798 772
Rank change year-on-year -44 -26 -3
Contract jobs citing Extranet 45 93 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.088% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.57% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 101
UK median daily rate £425 £308 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.21% -25.45% +3.13%
10th Percentile £113 £213 £200
90th Percentile £547 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £283 £383
% change year-on-year +10.62% -26.14% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.94% +100.00% -4.35%
10th Percentile £26.30 £13.70 £16.05
90th Percentile £49.50 £37.95 £39.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £30.83
% change year-on-year +43.94% +7.06% +137.12%

Extranet 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14137 16320 15778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.71% 15.50% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8593 9844 9128
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 837 1018
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.82 £48.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.27 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.92% +19.05% +5.00%

Extranet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Extranet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Extranet in the UK

Extranet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extranet in the UK

Extranet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Extranet over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Extranet in the UK

Extranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Extranet in the UK

Extranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Extranet over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Extranet in the UK

Extranet
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extranet within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England -32 44 £425 +34.92% 8
UK excluding London +9 34 £313 +10.62% 7
North of England +57 15 £125 -76.74% 3
South West -10 11 £300 +15.94% 1
London -39 9 £508 +9.73% 1
Yorkshire +15 8 £444 -18.39%
North West +27 7 £125 - 2
South East -7 7 £425 +66.67%
East of England -21 1 £450 +50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Extranet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Extranet.

1 32 (71.11%) Intranet
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) DNS
4 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 15 (33.33%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) Firewall
6 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 11 (24.44%) Citrix
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
10 8 (17.78%) Internet
10 8 (17.78%) Office 365
11 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.56%) B2B
11 7 (15.56%) B2C
11 7 (15.56%) DHCP
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 6 (13.33%) OLAP
12 6 (13.33%) C#
12 6 (13.33%) SQL
12 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.33%) OLTP
12 6 (13.33%) SOA
12 6 (13.33%) Service Management

Extranet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) NServiceBus
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.22%) CMS
6 1 (2.22%) Documentum
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (17.78%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) Intranet
2 16 (35.56%) DNS
3 13 (28.89%) Firewall
4 8 (17.78%) Internet
5 7 (15.56%) DHCP
6 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (11.11%) WAN
8 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.67%) HTTP
8 3 (6.67%) NAS
8 3 (6.67%) SAN
8 3 (6.67%) Skype
8 3 (6.67%) SSL
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.44%) DMZ
9 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (4.44%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (4.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) OLAP
2 6 (13.33%) OLTP
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) GIS
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Law
2 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Lead UX Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) EJB
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.22%) COM
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.67%) Replication
4 3 (6.67%) RIA
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Unix
4 3 (6.67%) CentOS
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) B2B
2 7 (15.56%) B2C
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.33%) Service Management
3 6 (13.33%) SOA
3 6 (13.33%) Web Development
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.11%) Microservices
4 5 (11.11%) Workflow
5 4 (8.89%) CRM
5 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Document Management
5 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.33%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCIE
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) GDPR
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
3 3 (6.67%) Samba
3 3 (6.67%) Squid
4 2 (4.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.67%) Nagios
2 3 (6.67%) SCOM
2 3 (6.67%) Webmin
2 3 (6.67%) Xymon
3 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.22%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Citrix
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (8.89%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) Dell
6 3 (6.67%) F5
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
6 3 (6.67%) Veritas
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) Intel
8 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.22%) SAP