The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 27 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing IIS 19 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.14% 1.10% 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 5.19% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
IIS
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
76 77 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.54% 21.21% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 40 22
Average daily rate £325 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £285 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £12.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (55.00%) DNS
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) LDAP
6 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (50.00%) ITIL
6 10 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (45.00%) DHCP
8 8 (40.00%) Terminal Server
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 8 (40.00%) Project Management
8 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (35.00%) Debian
9 7 (35.00%) VMware
9 7 (35.00%) Tridion
9 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (25.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) C#
11 4 (20.00%) IBM
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (15.00%) Workflow
12 3 (15.00%) HP
12 3 (15.00%) Dell
12 3 (15.00%) XML
12 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) LDAP
3 9 (45.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) CAML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) WF
3 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Debian
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Fedora
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Nintex
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Cognos
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