The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 26 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 29 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.63% 0.76% 3.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.62% 5.71% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 7
Average daily rate
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£369 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +75.30%
IIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.62% 13.36% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 18 28
Average daily rate £400 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 20 £363 -14.70% 2
Bedford - - - -
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
6 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (47.22%) C#
8 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
9 15 (41.67%) DNS
9 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
10 14 (38.89%) DHCP
10 14 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
11 13 (36.11%) VB
11 13 (36.11%) Web Services
11 13 (36.11%) SCOM
11 13 (36.11%) Confluence
12 12 (33.33%) FTP
12 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (27.78%) TeamCity
13 10 (27.78%) JIRA
14 9 (25.00%) SCCM
14 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (22.22%) Legal
15 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 7 (19.44%) ITIL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (36.11%) Confluence
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) DHCP
3 12 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) DMZ
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 10 (27.78%) TeamCity
3 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 7 (19.44%) FinalBuilder
5 6 (16.67%) Log4Net
6 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Web Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Web Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Junior
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Release Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
3 13 (36.11%) Web Services
4 6 (16.67%) MSMQ
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) XSD
7 3 (8.33%) XSLT
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) ADO
8 1 (2.78%) HTML
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
8 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) CMDB
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps
3 4 (11.11%) Database Security
3 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) DSDM
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) VCP5
3 1 (2.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) VMFS
3 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (36.11%) SCOM
3 9 (25.00%) SCCM
4 5 (13.89%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Akamai
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
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