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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 68 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing IIS 22 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.73% 0.38% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 2.78% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£378 £150 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+151.66% -62.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £150 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £150 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -14.54%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
187 144 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.71% 13.79% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 63 38
Average daily rate £350 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £14.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.73%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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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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 +3 19 £351 - 1
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) VMware
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (48.72%) Citrix
6 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 17 (43.59%) SAN
7 17 (43.59%) MCSE
8 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
8 16 (41.03%) Change Management
9 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (38.46%) VMware ESX
9 15 (38.46%) ISA Server
9 15 (38.46%) SLA
9 15 (38.46%) BladeLogic
10 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
11 13 (33.33%) Terminal Services
11 13 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 13 (33.33%) NAS
12 12 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (30.77%) Windows 2000
13 11 (28.21%) Windows NT
13 11 (28.21%) Intel
13 11 (28.21%) Migration
13 11 (28.21%) Degree

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 13 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.56%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) assyst
1 1 (2.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) SAN
2 13 (33.33%) NAS
3 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) Broadband
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.56%) IPsec
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) OLAP
2 4 (10.26%) OLTP
2 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) DBA
5 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) LINQ
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) XSL
3 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Clustering
2 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
3 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.69%) Statistics
5 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (30.77%) Windows 2000
5 11 (28.21%) Windows NT
6 9 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Change Management
2 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (28.21%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) UML
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.56%) Test Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.56%) Time Management
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (43.59%) MCSE
3 11 (28.21%) Degree
4 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.13%) CCNP
6 2 (5.13%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 15 (38.46%) VMware ESX
3 15 (38.46%) ISA Server
4 13 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (17.95%) vSphere
6 4 (10.26%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (7.69%) UAG
7 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) BladeLogic
2 9 (23.08%) SCOM
3 8 (20.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 26 (66.67%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Citrix
3 11 (28.21%) Intel
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Websense
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) McAfee
7 2 (5.13%) SumTotal
7 2 (5.13%) Saba
8 1 (2.56%) RedPrairie
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.56%) Wonderware
8 1 (2.56%) PlateSpin
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Remedy
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Cognos