The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 100 101 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Contract jobs citing IIS 21 28 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.03% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.38% 7.02% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 31
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £566 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £13.65 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -26.54%
IIS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
390 399 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.35% 14.71% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 196 238
Average daily rate £351 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £55.65 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Reading -9 8 £275 -35.29% 7
Windsor - 7 £375 - 1
Bracknell -6 3 £275 -8.33% 1
Slough +4 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server
4 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 23 (40.35%) DNS
6 22 (38.60%) SQL
7 18 (31.58%) C#
7 18 (31.58%) .NET
8 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
9 16 (28.07%) HTML
9 16 (28.07%) CSS
9 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
10 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (24.56%) jQuery
12 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (22.81%) HTML5
12 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (21.05%) Firewall
13 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
14 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
14 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
14 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
14 11 (19.30%) iSCSI
15 9 (15.79%) Workflow
15 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
15 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) CMS
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.75%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Google Tag Manager
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) DNS
2 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.05%) Firewall
4 11 (19.30%) iSCSI
5 8 (14.04%) DHCP
6 7 (12.28%) Internet
6 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 6 (10.53%) VLAN
8 5 (8.77%) Intranet
8 5 (8.77%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (7.02%) LAN
9 4 (7.02%) Network Security
9 4 (7.02%) SSL
10 3 (5.26%) FTP
10 3 (5.26%) LDAP
10 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
10 3 (5.26%) Wireless
11 2 (3.51%) SAN
11 2 (3.51%) Skype
11 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
1 7 (12.28%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Applications Support
2 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) .NET Web Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (12.28%) HTML Developer
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Web Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) CSS
2 16 (28.07%) HTML
3 14 (24.56%) jQuery
4 13 (22.81%) HTML5
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.28%) CSS3
7 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (12.28%) XSLT
8 6 (10.53%) Web Services
9 5 (8.77%) XML
9 5 (8.77%) XSL
10 3 (5.26%) Ajax
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (3.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.77%) Social Media
2 4 (7.02%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.02%) Linux
6 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 2 (3.51%) Unix
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (15.79%) Workflow
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
3 7 (12.28%) SEO
3 7 (12.28%) Web Development
4 6 (10.53%) Web Design
5 5 (8.77%) MVC
5 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) Analytics
6 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.26%) Change Control
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (3.51%) Data Security
8 2 (3.51%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.51%) Migration
8 2 (3.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) C#
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.02%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) VB
6 3 (5.26%) C++
6 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
5 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.75%) IISP
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 3 (5.26%) UAG
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
1 3 (5.26%) WSUS
2 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.75%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) Nintex
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (7.02%) Google
5 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
6 3 (5.26%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.51%) Altiris
7 2 (3.51%) Avaya
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) NETGEAR
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 2 (3.51%) Polycom
8 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) Meridio
8 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
Reading, England
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Capita plc
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £185 - £225 per day
Posted: 20 days ago