Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 578 426 548
Rank change year-on-year -152 +122 +45
Contract jobs citing Intranet 237 100 288
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 2.43% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 79 165
10th Percentile £200 £213 £134
25th Percentile £300 £333 £258
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £400
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.23%
75th Percentile £525 £503 £475
90th Percentile £638 £573 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £380
% change year-on-year -8.54% +7.89% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 25
10th Percentile £16.77 £10.59 £10.95
25th Percentile £19.42 £12.21 £12.00
Median hourly rate £21.45 £14.78 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +45.09% -15.54% +0.52%
75th Percentile £26.25 £19.53 £25.00
90th Percentile £32.10 £25.06 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £14.78 £16.50
% change year-on-year +65.76% -10.42% -4.82%

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 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 9,326 4,108 11,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.21% 13.31% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,028 2,581 6,977
10th Percentile £213 £213 £193
25th Percentile £363 £325 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £445 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
75th Percentile £580 £538 £525
90th Percentile £675 £625 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 178 595
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.00 £13.35
25th Percentile £14.25 £17.31 £16.25
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.50 £25.12
Median % change year-on-year -30.16% +25.40% +33.69%
75th Percentile £48.75 £46.40 £46.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £54.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year -33.33% +31.39% +23.42%

Intranet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Intranet.

Daily rate trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Intranet over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Intranet.

Hourly rate trend for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Intranet over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Intranet in the UK

Intranet
Top 16 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 17 October 2021. 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 -138 198 £450 -2.17% 78
London -162 107 £475 -2.56% 39
UK excluding London -102 98 £375 -8.54% 42
Work from Home -181 62 £450 -3.23% 9
South East -74 22 £428 +9.27% 7
North of England -65 21 £375 -25.00% 13
Scotland -66 17 £319 +32.81% 2
East of England - 17 £350 - 8
Midlands -69 15 £325 -22.39% 4
North West -47 13 £315 -37.00% 5
West Midlands -60 13 £350 -16.42% 2
Yorkshire -44 7 £600 - 6
South West -47 5 £563 +36.36% 5
East Midlands - 2 £300 - 2
Wales -26 1 £145 -68.73% 3
North East - 1 £375 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Intranet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Intranet.

1 100 (42.19%) SharePoint
2 69 (29.11%) Social Skills
3 59 (24.89%) Microsoft
4 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (20.25%) Microsoft 365
6 44 (18.57%) Azure
7 42 (17.72%) Finance
8 38 (16.03%) Public Sector
9 37 (15.61%) HTML
10 34 (14.35%) Internet
10 34 (14.35%) Project Management
11 32 (13.50%) JavaScript
12 28 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
13 27 (11.39%) CSS
14 26 (10.97%) User Experience
15 25 (10.55%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (10.13%) SQL
17 23 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (8.86%) Change Management
19 20 (8.44%) DevOps
20 19 (8.02%) Migration
20 19 (8.02%) Power Platform
21 18 (7.59%) JSON
21 18 (7.59%) .NET
21 18 (7.59%) Social Media
22 17 (7.17%) Active Directory
22 17 (7.17%) CMS
23 16 (6.75%) Degree
23 16 (6.75%) ITIL
23 16 (6.75%) Windows

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
1 100 (42.19%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.17%) CMS
3 7 (2.95%) IIS
4 5 (2.11%) Drupal
5 4 (1.69%) Apache
6 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.84%) Confluence
7 2 (0.84%) JBoss
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.84%) WordPress
8 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.11%) Sketch
5 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.84%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.84%) Figma
6 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.42%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.42%) InDesign
7 1 (0.42%) InVision
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 48 (20.25%) Microsoft 365
2 44 (18.57%) Azure
3 19 (8.02%) Power Platform
4 13 (5.49%) PowerApps
4 13 (5.49%) SaaS
5 11 (4.64%) IaaS
5 11 (4.64%) PaaS
6 9 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (3.80%) Power Automate
7 8 (3.38%) Serverless
8 7 (2.95%) OneDrive
9 6 (2.53%) Google Analytics
9 6 (2.53%) ShareGate
10 4 (1.69%) AWS
11 3 (1.27%) GitHub
11 3 (1.27%) Slack
11 3 (1.27%) Yammer
12 2 (0.84%) Azure Logic Apps
12 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.84%) Google Ads
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.35%) Internet
2 14 (5.91%) WAN
3 11 (4.64%) LAN
4 10 (4.22%) Extranet
5 8 (3.38%) Firewall
6 7 (2.95%) HTTP
7 5 (2.11%) SAN
7 5 (2.11%) Unified Communications
7 5 (2.11%) VPN
8 4 (1.69%) Wireless
9 3 (1.27%) DMZ
9 3 (1.27%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.84%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.84%) IPv4
10 2 (0.84%) OSPF
10 2 (0.84%) VoIP
10 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.06%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.64%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.22%) Power BI
5 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.53%) MySQL
6 5 (2.11%) Tableau
7 4 (1.69%) Metadata
7 4 (1.69%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.27%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.27%) Big Data
8 3 (1.27%) Parquet
8 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.38%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.38%) JIRA
2 5 (2.11%) Axure RP
2 5 (2.11%) IntelliJ
2 5 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
3 4 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.27%) Hudson
4 3 (1.27%) Maven
4 3 (1.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq
5 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.42%) FishEye
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.42%) Yeoman
General
1 69 (29.11%) Social Skills
2 42 (17.72%) Finance
3 38 (16.03%) Public Sector
4 23 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.91%) Influencing Skills
6 12 (5.06%) Banking
6 12 (5.06%) Marketing
6 12 (5.06%) Organisational Skills
7 10 (4.22%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (3.38%) Aerospace
8 8 (3.38%) Law
9 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.69%) Legal
10 4 (1.69%) Publishing
11 2 (0.84%) Automotive
11 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) International Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Police
12 1 (0.42%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (16.88%) Developer
2 38 (16.03%) Analyst
3 22 (9.28%) Designer
4 19 (8.02%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.59%) Consultant
6 17 (7.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Architect
8 13 (5.49%) SharePoint Designer
9 12 (5.06%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) Administrator
11 9 (3.80%) Trainer
11 9 (3.80%) UX Designer
12 8 (3.38%) Digital Project Manager
12 8 (3.38%) Service Analyst
13 7 (2.95%) Service Desk Analyst
14 6 (2.53%) Change Consultant
14 6 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery Manager
14 6 (2.53%) Intranet Developer
14 6 (2.53%) IT Manager
14 6 (2.53%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.61%) HTML
2 27 (11.39%) CSS
3 18 (7.59%) .NET
3 18 (7.59%) JSON
4 15 (6.33%) REST
5 13 (5.49%) Web Services
6 11 (4.64%) HTML5
6 11 (4.64%) jQuery
6 11 (4.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (3.38%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.38%) XML
8 7 (2.95%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.53%) React
9 6 (2.53%) SOAP
9 6 (2.53%) Spring
10 5 (2.11%) Ajax
10 5 (2.11%) RESTful
10 5 (2.11%) WCF
10 5 (2.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.97%) User Experience
2 18 (7.59%) Social Media
3 13 (5.49%) Private Cloud
4 10 (4.22%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.11%) Blog
6 5 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.69%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.69%) NHS
8 3 (1.27%) BYOD
8 3 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.27%) Legacy Applications
8 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.75%) Windows
2 8 (3.38%) Unix
3 7 (2.95%) Linux
4 6 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.35%) Project Management
3 25 (10.55%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (8.86%) Change Management
5 20 (8.44%) DevOps
6 19 (8.02%) Migration
7 16 (6.75%) Analytics
7 16 (6.75%) ITIL
7 16 (6.75%) Microservices
7 16 (6.75%) User Research
8 12 (5.06%) Business Case
8 12 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.64%) Test Automation
10 10 (4.22%) Content Management
10 10 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (4.22%) Information Security
10 10 (4.22%) Project Delivery
11 9 (3.80%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.80%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (10.13%) SQL
3 14 (5.91%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.22%) C#
5 7 (2.95%) Java
5 7 (2.95%) PHP
6 5 (2.11%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.69%) C
8 3 (1.27%) Java 8
8 3 (1.27%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.27%) Python
8 3 (1.27%) Scala
8 3 (1.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.42%) Groovy
9 1 (0.42%) R
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (6.75%) Degree
2 12 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (2.11%) CISSP
6 4 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.69%) CISM
6 4 (1.69%) CRISC
6 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.27%) MCSA
7 3 (1.27%) MCSE
7 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.27%) MOS
8 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.42%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.91%) Accessibility
2 10 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.95%) SLA
4 6 (2.53%) ISO 22301
4 6 (2.53%) PMO
5 5 (2.11%) GDPR
6 4 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.69%) GRC
6 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.27%) QA
8 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.42%) NIST
9 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) Kubernetes
1 5 (2.11%) SCCM
2 3 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (1.27%) Kibana
2 3 (1.27%) logstash
2 3 (1.27%) Oozie
2 3 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (24.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.22%) Google
3 8 (3.38%) SAP
3 8 (3.38%) VMware
4 7 (2.95%) Nintex
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle
4 7 (2.95%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.53%) Adobe
6 5 (2.11%) Apple
6 5 (2.11%) Cisco
7 4 (1.69%) Citrix
8 3 (1.27%) Avaya
8 3 (1.27%) Polycom
8 3 (1.27%) Wyse
9 2 (0.84%) F5
9 2 (0.84%) Informatica
9 2 (0.84%) Marketo
9 2 (0.84%) Meraki
9 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.84%) Sitecore