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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 14 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 37 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.59% 2.14% 2.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.58% 15.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £270 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £29.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-18.65% +1.73%
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
83 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.50% 14.23% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 25 17
Average daily rate £425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £254 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 30 £425 +41.66% 1
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 69 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 64 (82.05%) Windows
3 60 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 54 (69.23%) E-Commerce
5 51 (65.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 49 (62.82%) SCOM
6 49 (62.82%) DNS
7 43 (55.13%) .NET
7 43 (55.13%) DHCP
8 40 (51.28%) SCCM
9 37 (47.44%) FTP
10 29 (37.18%) Web Services
10 29 (37.18%) PowerShell
10 29 (37.18%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (32.05%) Akamai
11 25 (32.05%) MS Excel
12 16 (20.51%) ITIL
12 16 (20.51%) DevOps
13 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
14 12 (15.38%) SLA
14 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (12.82%) Legal
16 9 (11.54%) VB
16 9 (11.54%) C#
16 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
16 9 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (11.54%) Confluence
16 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
16 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (11.54%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 25 (32.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (65.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (37.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.82%) DNS
2 43 (55.13%) DHCP
3 37 (47.44%) FTP
4 1 (1.28%) xDSL
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) MPLS
4 1 (1.28%) OSPF
4 1 (1.28%) BGP
4 1 (1.28%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
4 1 (1.28%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.28%) ATM
4 1 (1.28%) ISDN
4 1 (1.28%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) SMTP
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.97%) TeamCity
3 6 (7.69%) JIRA
3 6 (7.69%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (3.85%) Log4Net
General
1 10 (12.82%) Legal
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (6.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Electronics
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (47.44%) Web Engineer
3 27 (34.62%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Configuration Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Web Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Build Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.28%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) Web Services
3 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.28%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 64 (82.05%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 16 (20.51%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) DevOps
3 14 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.97%) Database Security
5 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.41%) Project Management
6 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.56%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.28%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.54%) VB
2 9 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (3.85%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 49 (62.82%) SCOM
2 40 (51.28%) SCCM
3 9 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Puppet
5 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.05%) Akamai
3 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Aruba
4 1 (1.28%) F5
4 1 (1.28%) Brocade
4 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec
4 1 (1.28%) 3Com
4 1 (1.28%) BT
4 1 (1.28%) Websense
4 1 (1.28%) HP
4 1 (1.28%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) Avaya
4 1 (1.28%) Juniper
4 1 (1.28%) Veritas
4 1 (1.28%) Lotus
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint