The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 45 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.59% 2.89% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 16.07% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Average daily rate £304 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -26.54%
IIS
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.16% 18.01% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 19
Average daily rate £326 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.78% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016, 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 25 (75.76%) Scrum
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) TDD
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 23 (69.70%) jQuery
4 22 (66.67%) XML
4 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 21 (63.64%) SOAP
6 19 (57.58%) CSS
6 19 (57.58%) .NET
6 19 (57.58%) C#
6 19 (57.58%) MVC
7 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
7 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (51.52%) SQL
9 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
9 15 (45.45%) Ajax
9 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
9 15 (45.45%) Web Services
9 15 (45.45%) XSLT
9 15 (45.45%) OO
9 15 (45.45%) UML
9 15 (45.45%) Data Modelling
9 15 (45.45%) Regression Testing
9 15 (45.45%) XForms
10 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
10 14 (42.42%) XPath
11 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (21.21%) JBoss
1 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) Confluence
2 6 (18.18%) FileNet
2 6 (18.18%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (9.09%) Power BI
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) GIS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
2 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.18%) Ant
3 6 (18.18%) DbUnit
3 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) Hudson
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) JUnit
3 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) Spock
4 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (9.09%) CruiseControl
5 3 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 23 (69.70%) jQuery
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 21 (63.64%) SOAP
5 19 (57.58%) .NET
5 19 (57.58%) CSS
6 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
7 15 (45.45%) Ajax
7 15 (45.45%) Web Services
7 15 (45.45%) XForms
7 15 (45.45%) XSLT
8 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 10 (30.30%) Entity Framework
9 10 (30.30%) REST
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.18%) Java EE
12 6 (18.18%) Java SE
12 6 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (75.76%) Scrum
2 24 (72.73%) TDD
3 19 (57.58%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 15 (45.45%) OO
5 15 (45.45%) Regression Testing
5 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 15 (45.45%) UML
6 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.15%) Document Management
6 5 (15.15%) Server Building
6 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) XPath
5 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) BC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) MCSA
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (3.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Adobe
2 6 (18.18%) ILOG
2 6 (18.18%) Kofax
2 6 (18.18%) Splunk
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle