The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 29 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing IIS 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.21% 1.24% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.73% 5.17% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £353 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.49% -1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.23% 24.07% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 23
Average daily rate £270 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% -7.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IIS
Hampshire

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Basingstoke region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Basingstoke region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS.

1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
3 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) SOAP
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
3 9 (69.23%) SOA
3 9 (69.23%) Middleware
4 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
8 3 (23.08%) Release Management
8 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 3 (23.08%) ISEB
9 1 (7.69%) WSUS
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) vSphere
9 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (7.69%) Hudson

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Extranet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Build Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Test Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Build Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Intel