Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 16 August 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
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 449 368
Rank change year-on-year -73 -81 -55
Contract jobs citing Intranet 368 548 712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 3.20% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 313 439
UK median daily rate £411 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £230 £175 £192
90th Percentile £550 £571 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £330
% change year-on-year +1.35% +12.12% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 42
UK median hourly rate £18.92 £23.84 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.65% +26.44% +4.75%
10th Percentile £9.51 £12.25 £10.05
90th Percentile £48.75 £31.88 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £22.59 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.93% +25.50% -

Intranet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13205 17143 16228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.81% 15.73% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7920 10389 9132
UK median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £204
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 744 822 957
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +19.42% +7.36%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £26.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -28.85% +24.19% +10.18%

Intranet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intranet over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intranet over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intranet within the UK over the 6 months to 16 August 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 -36 349 £420 +13.51% 46
UK excluding London -31 206 £375 +1.35% 32
London -51 155 £450 +18.03% 15
South East +4 81 £400 +52.38% 11
North of England +7 47 £469 +5.93% 6
Midlands +13 32 £325 -13.33% 6
Yorkshire +17 24 £419 -8.22%
North West +26 22 £500 +25.79% 6
South West +6 18 £363 -2.03% 4
West Midlands +19 16 £171 -42.92% 6
Scotland +33 15 £338 -10.00% 1
East Midlands -11 15 £325 -21.21%
East of England -4 11 £325 +12.07% 4
Wales -1 2 £160 -60.98%
North East +21 1 £550 +161.90%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 with a requirement for Intranet.

1 140 (38.04%) SharePoint
2 96 (26.09%) Internet
3 88 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 84 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (22.01%) Finance
6 73 (19.84%) Windows
7 72 (19.57%) Office 365
8 62 (16.85%) .NET
9 54 (14.67%) JavaScript
10 53 (14.40%) HTML
11 50 (13.59%) Project Management
12 48 (13.04%) C#
13 47 (12.77%) Migration
14 45 (12.23%) SQL Server
15 41 (11.14%) Active Directory
15 41 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (10.05%) Change Management
16 37 (10.05%) Java
17 36 (9.78%) ASP.NET
17 36 (9.78%) CSS
18 33 (8.97%) Web Services
18 33 (8.97%) Document Management
18 33 (8.97%) jQuery
19 32 (8.70%) Banking
19 32 (8.70%) Extranet
20 31 (8.42%) Degree
20 31 (8.42%) SharePoint 2013
21 29 (7.88%) Linux
21 29 (7.88%) Microsoft Office
22 28 (7.61%) SQL

Intranet
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
1 140 (38.04%) SharePoint
2 31 (8.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (7.07%) CMS
4 20 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (3.53%) MS Exchange
6 12 (3.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 12 (3.26%) IIS
7 10 (2.72%) Apache
8 8 (2.17%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.90%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.63%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.63%) Confluence
10 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.63%) JBoss
11 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.36%) Magnolia
11 5 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (7.88%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (2.17%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.09%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.82%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.82%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.27%) InDesign
9 1 (0.27%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.54%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.57%) Office 365
2 25 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.08%) PaaS
5 11 (2.99%) SaaS
5 11 (2.99%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (2.17%) Yammer
7 5 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.09%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.82%) IaaS
10 2 (0.54%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.54%) SurveyMonkey
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.27%) GitHub
11 1 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 96 (26.09%) Internet
2 32 (8.70%) Extranet
3 26 (7.07%) DNS
4 22 (5.98%) Firewall
5 16 (4.35%) VPN
6 15 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (3.53%) DHCP
7 13 (3.53%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.72%) LAN
8 10 (2.72%) WAN
9 8 (2.17%) BIG-IP
10 7 (1.90%) LDAP
10 7 (1.90%) NetScaler
11 6 (1.63%) ATM
12 4 (1.09%) Skype
12 4 (1.09%) SSL
13 3 (0.82%) HTTP
13 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.82%) VoIP
13 3 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.99%) MySQL
4 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.90%) OLAP
7 7 (1.90%) OLTP
7 7 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (1.63%) EDRMS
8 6 (1.63%) Power BI
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.09%) GIS
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.82%) Big Data
11 3 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (6.79%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.26%) JIRA
3 8 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.63%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.82%) Maven
6 3 (0.82%) Subversion
7 2 (0.54%) FrontPage
7 2 (0.54%) FxCop
7 2 (0.54%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.54%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.54%) T4 Templates
8 1 (0.27%) GitLab
8 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
8 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 81 (22.01%) Finance
2 32 (8.70%) Banking
3 19 (5.16%) Retail
4 18 (4.89%) Marketing
5 16 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.99%) Legal
7 8 (2.17%) Advertising
7 8 (2.17%) Automotive
8 7 (1.90%) Publishing
9 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.36%) Back Office
10 5 (1.36%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.09%) Billing
11 4 (1.09%) French Language
12 3 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.27%) Law
14 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (23.10%) Developer
2 60 (16.30%) Analyst
3 45 (12.23%) Project Manager
4 31 (8.42%) Architect
5 28 (7.61%) SharePoint Developer
6 19 (5.16%) Administrator
6 19 (5.16%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.62%) Intranet Manager
8 13 (3.53%) Communications Manager
8 13 (3.53%) SharePoint Project Manager
9 12 (3.26%) C# Developer
10 11 (2.99%) .NET Developer
10 11 (2.99%) Consultant
10 11 (2.99%) Service Analyst
10 11 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (2.99%) SharePoint Administrator
11 10 (2.72%) IT Manager
11 10 (2.72%) Java Developer
11 10 (2.72%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (16.85%) .NET
2 53 (14.40%) HTML
3 36 (9.78%) ASP.NET
3 36 (9.78%) CSS
4 33 (8.97%) jQuery
4 33 (8.97%) Web Services
5 27 (7.34%) XML
6 26 (7.07%) REST
7 17 (4.62%) Ajax
7 17 (4.62%) SOAP
8 16 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 16 (4.35%) HTML5
8 16 (4.35%) JSON
9 15 (4.08%) Java EE
10 11 (2.99%) Classic ASP
10 11 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.72%) CSS3
11 10 (2.72%) SAML
12 9 (2.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.34%) User Experience
2 23 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.16%) Social Media
5 14 (3.80%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.45%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.45%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.17%) Blog
7 8 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.63%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.36%) DataPower
9 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.36%) PKI
9 5 (1.36%) RIA
10 4 (1.09%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.09%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.82%) CCTV
11 3 (0.82%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.84%) Windows
2 29 (7.88%) Linux
3 22 (5.98%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.16%) Unix
6 18 (4.89%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.80%) Windows 10
7 14 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.63%) CentOS
10 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.82%) Solaris
13 2 (0.54%) SUSE
13 2 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.27%) AIX
14 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (13.59%) Project Management
3 47 (12.77%) Migration
4 41 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (10.05%) Change Management
6 33 (8.97%) Document Management
7 28 (7.61%) ITIL
8 25 (6.79%) Content Management
8 25 (6.79%) MVC
9 22 (5.98%) SOA
9 22 (5.98%) Workflow
10 20 (5.43%) Scrum
10 20 (5.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 20 (5.43%) Web Development
11 18 (4.89%) Business Analysis
11 18 (4.89%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.35%) CRM
12 16 (4.35%) PRINCE2
12 16 (4.35%) Service Delivery
13 15 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.67%) JavaScript
2 48 (13.04%) C#
3 37 (10.05%) Java
4 28 (7.61%) SQL
5 17 (4.62%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.53%) PHP
7 10 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.45%) C
9 8 (2.17%) Perl
10 4 (1.09%) Python
11 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.54%) Ruby
11 2 (0.54%) Scala
11 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.54%) VBA
11 2 (0.54%) XAML
12 1 (0.27%) Lingo
12 1 (0.27%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (8.42%) Degree
2 18 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.36%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.82%) CCIE
6 3 (0.82%) CCNP
6 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.54%) ISEB
7 2 (0.54%) MCSD
7 2 (0.54%) MCSE
7 2 (0.54%) OCP
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) PMO
2 11 (2.99%) SLA
3 5 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.82%) GDPR
5 3 (0.82%) NEBOSH
6 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) QA
7 1 (0.27%) WAI
7 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (11.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.45%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.63%) Samba
4 6 (1.63%) Squid
5 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.82%) XenApp
5 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.27%) Docker
7 1 (0.27%) Firmware
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Nagios
2 8 (2.17%) SCCM
3 6 (1.63%) Webmin
3 6 (1.63%) Xymon
4 5 (1.36%) DameWare
5 4 (1.09%) Puppet
6 3 (0.82%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.54%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.54%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.54%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.54%) WSUS
8 1 (0.27%) Ansible
8 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.27%) logstash
8 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.52%) Oracle
3 18 (4.89%) Red Hat
4 17 (4.62%) Citrix
5 16 (4.35%) Adobe
6 15 (4.08%) VMware
7 11 (2.99%) Cisco
8 10 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.45%) HP
9 9 (2.45%) LANDesk
9 9 (2.45%) SAP
9 9 (2.45%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.17%) F5
11 6 (1.63%) Dell
11 6 (1.63%) Google
11 6 (1.63%) IBM
11 6 (1.63%) Veeam
12 5 (1.36%) Pega
12 5 (1.36%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.09%) Nintex