The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 70 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing IIS 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.21% 4.46% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£336 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-23.73% +1.73%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
207 157 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.43% 15.21% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 46
Average daily rate £350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
Milton Keynes +1 15 £347 - 2
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (51.22%) Citrix
5 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (39.02%) SAN
8 16 (39.02%) MCSE
8 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
9 15 (36.59%) Change Management
10 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
10 14 (34.15%) ISA Server
10 14 (34.15%) SLA
10 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
11 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (29.27%) NAS
11 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (29.27%) Terminal Services
11 12 (29.27%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000
12 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
12 11 (26.83%) Degree
12 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (26.83%) SCOM
13 10 (24.39%) SQL
13 10 (24.39%) Windows NT

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (29.27%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) SAN
2 12 (29.27%) NAS
3 9 (21.95%) DNS
3 9 (21.95%) DHCP
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
5 3 (7.32%) Broadband
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) IPsec
7 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) OLAP
3 4 (9.76%) OLTP
3 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) DBA
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Project Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Web Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Senior DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Web Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) JSON
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.88%) LINQ
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 2 (4.88%) XSL
6 1 (2.44%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
2 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
3 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
4 4 (9.76%) Statistics
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) DTV
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (24.39%) Windows NT
7 9 (21.95%) UNIX
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
8 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Change Management
2 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) QMS
6 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) UML
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) SOA
8 1 (2.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.20%) VB
3 5 (12.20%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (39.02%) MCSE
3 11 (26.83%) Degree
4 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 2 (4.88%) CCNP
7 2 (4.88%) CCNA
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
3 14 (34.15%) ISA Server
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (29.27%) Terminal Services
5 7 (17.07%) vSphere
6 4 (9.76%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (7.32%) UAG
7 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
7 3 (7.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
2 11 (26.83%) SCOM
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (9.76%) SCCM
5 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
5 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
3 21 (51.22%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) Intel
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) HP
7 3 (7.32%) Dell
7 3 (7.32%) McAfee
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) Websense
7 3 (7.32%) AppSense
8 2 (4.88%) SumTotal
8 2 (4.88%) Saba
8 2 (4.88%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.44%) Remedy
9 1 (2.44%) Cognos
9 1 (2.44%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.44%) F5