The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cardiff region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 38 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.78% 2.82% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.61% 17.07% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.79% 16.53% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 19
Average daily rate £338 £313 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -37.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
IIS
South Wales

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) MCSE
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee
6 5 (35.71%) GIS
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Intune
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) MCTS
6 5 (35.71%) MCITP
6 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (35.71%) SCDPM
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) L2TP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) GIS Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) OS/400
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) RPG
3 2 (14.29%) COBOL
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCTS
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) MetaFrame
3 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Intune
1 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (35.71%) SCDPM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) McAfee
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) ESRI
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore