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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 98 71 89
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 2.30% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.64% 12.42% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 20
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£356 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -
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
302 451 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.31% 18.48% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 232 179
Average daily rate £401 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 17
Average hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.98 £19.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
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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 -21 9 £356 +1.78% 5
Maidenhead -1 1 - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) .NET
4 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
6 11 (25.58%) VMware
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) C#
7 10 (23.26%) DNS
7 10 (23.26%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) Clustering
9 8 (18.60%) SAN
9 8 (18.60%) HTML
9 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.28%) C++
10 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
10 7 (16.28%) Linux
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
10 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
10 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
10 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.95%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (13.95%) IMAP
11 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (13.95%) Data Centre

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
2 6 (13.95%) GroupWise
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) iPlanet
4 3 (6.98%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.65%) nginx
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) IMAP
3 6 (13.95%) POP3
3 6 (13.95%) SMTP
4 5 (11.63%) HTTP
4 5 (11.63%) Internet
4 5 (11.63%) SSL
5 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) LDAP
7 2 (4.65%) DHCP
8 1 (2.33%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) Firewall
8 1 (2.33%) VLAN
8 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.65%) NuGet
3 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Field Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.63%) Web Services
5 4 (9.30%) XML
5 4 (9.30%) CSS
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (6.98%) Ajax
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.65%) XSL
7 2 (4.65%) XSLT
7 2 (4.65%) SAML
7 2 (4.65%) COM
7 2 (4.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (4.65%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (2.33%) FastCGI
8 1 (2.33%) COM+
8 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) zOS
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
6 2 (4.65%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.95%) Service Management
3 6 (13.95%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.30%) Data Security
5 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Memory Management
5 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.30%) Coaching
5 4 (9.30%) Garbage Collection
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) C++
4 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.95%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
7 2 (4.65%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.63%) MCTS
3 5 (11.63%) MCITP
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
6 1 (2.33%) MCSD
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (4.65%) Plesk
1 2 (4.65%) HP SIM
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.65%) cPanel
1 2 (4.65%) Webmin
1 2 (4.65%) vMotion
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Novell
3 6 (13.95%) Lotus
4 4 (9.30%) Symantec
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) Telerik
7 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
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