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 29 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 87 48 79
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +31
Contract jobs citing IIS 37 84 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 3.25% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.49% 16.44% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £425 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.65 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.35% +11.11%
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
390 511 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.97% 19.78% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 281 127
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 23
Average hourly rate £30.25 £26.10 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £113.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Reading -14 15 £375 -11.76% 8
Slough -1 8 £400 - 2
Bracknell +3 4 £300 -31.42% 5
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Windsor - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 65 (69.15%) Windows
2 57 (60.64%) SQL
3 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
4 45 (47.87%) .NET
4 45 (47.87%) DNS
5 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
7 24 (25.53%) Internet
7 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
8 21 (22.34%) Degree
8 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (21.28%) QA
10 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET
10 19 (20.21%) Oracle
11 18 (19.15%) Linux
11 18 (19.15%) C#
11 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
11 18 (19.15%) VMware
12 16 (17.02%) VBScript
12 16 (17.02%) Service Management
12 16 (17.02%) Change Management
12 16 (17.02%) MVC
13 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (15.96%) HTML
14 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
14 14 (14.89%) SSL
14 14 (14.89%) .NET Framework
15 13 (13.83%) WCF
15 13 (13.83%) vSphere

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 12 (12.77%) Apache
2 10 (10.64%) IBM Notes
3 8 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (7.45%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (7.45%) GlassFish
5 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.19%) Lync
6 3 (3.19%) Live Communications Server
6 3 (3.19%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.06%) CMS
7 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.06%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.87%) DNS
2 24 (25.53%) Internet
3 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.89%) SSL
5 11 (11.70%) SAN
5 11 (11.70%) Firewall
6 9 (9.57%) VLAN
7 8 (8.51%) VPN
8 6 (6.38%) HTTP
8 6 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (5.32%) IPsec
9 5 (5.32%) NetScaler
9 5 (5.32%) Network Security
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.32%) BGP
9 5 (5.32%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.19%) FTP
10 3 (3.19%) PBX
10 3 (3.19%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.45%) MySQL
4 6 (6.38%) DB2
5 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.06%) DataStage
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MSBuild
2 10 (10.64%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.06%) NUnit
5 1 (1.06%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Legal
2 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.06%) Games
2 1 (1.06%) Banking
2 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (15.96%) Analyst
1 15 (15.96%) Support Engineer
2 14 (14.89%) Developer
3 11 (11.70%) .NET Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Field Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) SCCM Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) .NET Applications Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Web Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Web Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Web Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Release Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Server Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.32%) Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (47.87%) .NET
2 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET
3 15 (15.96%) HTML
4 14 (14.89%) .NET Framework
5 13 (13.83%) WCF
6 10 (10.64%) WPF
6 10 (10.64%) J2EE
6 10 (10.64%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.51%) DCOM
7 8 (8.51%) CSS
8 7 (7.45%) LAMP
8 7 (7.45%) Flash
9 5 (5.32%) Regular Expression
10 3 (3.19%) jQuery
10 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.19%) HTML5
10 3 (3.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (3.19%) NHibernate
10 3 (3.19%) Web Services
11 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
1 12 (12.77%) PKI
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.45%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.13%) Open Source
5 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) RMADS
6 1 (1.06%) IPTV
6 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
6 1 (1.06%) CESG
6 1 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 65 (69.15%) Windows
2 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (19.15%) Linux
5 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.38%) AIX
7 5 (5.32%) SUSE
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.19%) UNIX
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
10 1 (1.06%) HPUX
10 1 (1.06%) zOS
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) Service Management
1 16 (17.02%) Change Management
1 16 (17.02%) MVC
2 13 (13.83%) ITIL
3 11 (11.70%) Project Management
3 11 (11.70%) OO
3 11 (11.70%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.64%) Web Development
4 10 (10.64%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (6.38%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.32%) Migration
8 4 (4.26%) Analytics
9 3 (3.19%) Line Management
9 3 (3.19%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
3 18 (19.15%) C#
4 16 (17.02%) VBScript
5 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.70%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.64%) Java
7 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.45%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) C++
10 2 (2.13%) Python
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.70%) MCTS
3 11 (11.70%) MCITP
4 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) CRISC
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.06%) CISSP
6 1 (1.06%) CISA
6 1 (1.06%) CISM
6 1 (1.06%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.28%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.83%) vSphere
3 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.32%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (4.26%) Firmware
6 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.06%) NLBS
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) WMI
1 8 (8.51%) SCCM
1 8 (8.51%) SCOM
2 7 (7.45%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.32%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.21%) Oracle
3 18 (19.15%) VMware
4 13 (13.83%) Lotus
5 10 (10.64%) Cisco
6 8 (8.51%) IBM
7 7 (7.45%) EMC
7 7 (7.45%) Adobe
7 7 (7.45%) Symantec
8 6 (6.38%) CA
9 5 (5.32%) Citrix
9 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.32%) Splunk
10 4 (4.26%) HP
10 4 (4.26%) Dell
11 3 (3.19%) Nortel
11 3 (3.19%) Avaya
11 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.19%) Novell
11 3 (3.19%) Unica
Reading, Berkshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago