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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 31 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing IIS 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.16% 1.00% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.07% 5.63% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £395 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +71.42%
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
56 71 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.65% 17.75% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 17
Average daily rate £420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £185 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

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 27 May 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) C#
5 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
6 7 (41.18%) Project Management
6 7 (41.18%) SDLC
7 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (29.41%) CRM
8 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 3 (17.65%) TDD
10 3 (17.65%) SOAP
10 3 (17.65%) Web Services
10 3 (17.65%) XML
10 3 (17.65%) BDD
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
3 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (29.41%) CRM Developer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) AS400
1 2 (11.76%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) OS/400
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) RPG
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) IBM