The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Bedfordshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 34 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing IIS 15 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.03% 1.34% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.79% 10.00% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
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£356 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 30 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.31% 13.39% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 30
Average daily rate £350 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
IIS
East of England

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -6 13 £363 -6.45% 4
Bedford - - - - 2
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) DHCP
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) FTP
8 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) SCOM
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (25.00%) DevOps
10 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (20.00%) VB
10 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (20.00%) Confluence
10 4 (20.00%) WCF

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Log4Net
4 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.00%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) XSD
4 3 (15.00%) XSLT
4 3 (15.00%) MSMQ
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
6 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ADO
6 1 (5.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) DSDM
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) VMFS
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
1 6 (30.00%) SCOM
2 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Akamai
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
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