Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 756 770
Rank change year-on-year -63 +14 -30
Contract jobs citing Extranet 57 123 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.73% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 74 114
UK median daily rate £400 £298 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -26.99% +16.43%
10th Percentile £113 £200 £200
90th Percentile £500 £546 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +50.00% -28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 4
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.94% +3.13% +146.15%
10th Percentile £43.25 £13.50 £20.98
90th Percentile £52.00 £35.25 £41.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +43.94% +3.13% +146.15%

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 13441 16865 16057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.81% 15.81% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8115 10253 9131
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £195 £220 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 729 840 1035
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +23.85% +1.38%
10th Percentile £10.99 £11.65 £11.07
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.83 £25.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -24.68% +23.85% +1.38%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -21 56 £400 +23.15% 3
UK excluding London +3 45 £375 +50.00% 3
South West +14 18 £331 +44.02%
North of England +61 14 £125 -71.75%
South East +12 12 £400 +93.70% 1
London -26 11 £500 +26.58%
Yorkshire +34 8 £438 -10.49%
North West +22 6 £125 -69.70%
East of England -5 1 £450 +80.00%

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 29 (50.88%) Intranet
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (33.33%) Windows
3 19 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 15 (26.32%) DNS
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (21.05%) Citrix
6 12 (21.05%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
7 11 (19.30%) VMware
7 11 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (17.54%) Office 365
8 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (17.54%) Internet
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
9 9 (15.79%) Firewall
9 9 (15.79%) Workflow
9 9 (15.79%) Finance
9 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 9 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
10 8 (14.04%) Web Development
10 8 (14.04%) Migration
10 8 (14.04%) DMZ
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) B2B
10 8 (14.04%) B2C

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 19 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.53%) IIS
4 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (8.77%) CMS
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) Documentum
7 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.54%) Office 365
3 7 (12.28%) IaaS
4 2 (3.51%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Intranet
2 15 (26.32%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) Internet
4 9 (15.79%) Firewall
5 8 (14.04%) DHCP
5 8 (14.04%) DMZ
6 4 (7.02%) LAN
6 4 (7.02%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (7.02%) WAN
7 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
8 1 (1.75%) OSPF
8 1 (1.75%) SAN
8 1 (1.75%) Skype
8 1 (1.75%) SSL
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) OLAP
2 7 (12.28%) OLTP
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) GIS
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Law
3 3 (5.26%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Analyst
1 12 (21.05%) SharePoint Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Junior
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Business Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Business Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) COM
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) EJB
3 2 (3.51%) jQuery
3 2 (3.51%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.51%) WCF
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) WF
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.53%) RIA
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) PKI
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 6 (10.53%) CentOS
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.51%) Unix
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Workflow
2 8 (14.04%) B2B
2 8 (14.04%) B2C
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) Web Development
3 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
3 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) SOA
4 6 (10.53%) Service Management
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (8.77%) Coaching
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.77%) Microservices
5 5 (8.77%) Protective Monitoring
5 5 (8.77%) Test Management
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.53%) Samba
2 6 (10.53%) Squid
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Nagios
1 6 (10.53%) Webmin
1 6 (10.53%) Xymon
2 4 (7.02%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.75%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Citrix
3 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
3 11 (19.30%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) Veeam
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) HP
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
7 1 (1.75%) F5
7 1 (1.75%) Intel
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas