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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 40 15 32
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.14% 7.33% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 35.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Average daily rate £425 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.88%
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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
50 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.36% 20.94% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 29
Average daily rate £419 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £160 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 5 £425 +30.76% 8
Bedford - - - - 2
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) FTP
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) SCOM
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) XSD
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (9.09%) Log4Net
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
4 3 (27.27%) XSD
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Game Development
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
Bedford
Blue Town Online
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