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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 45 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing IIS 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.29% 1.86% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.90% 8.77% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £406 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £24.38 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-28.20% -23.82%
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
71 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.45% 21.19% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 56
Average daily rate £313 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.63 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) XML
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 7 (46.67%) JRules
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) JSF
2 7 (46.67%) Maven
2 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 7 (46.67%) FileNet
2 7 (46.67%) Kofax
2 7 (46.67%) ILOG
2 7 (46.67%) Adobe
2 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) JBoss
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (46.67%) XSD
2 7 (46.67%) Ant
2 7 (46.67%) JUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (46.67%) Confluence
1 7 (46.67%) FileNet
1 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
1 7 (46.67%) JBoss
1 7 (46.67%) LiveCycle
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Ant
1 7 (46.67%) DbUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Hudson
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
1 7 (46.67%) JUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) Spock
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (46.67%) Dojo
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) Java SE
2 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) JRules
2 7 (46.67%) JSF
2 7 (46.67%) JSTS
2 7 (46.67%) REST
2 7 (46.67%) XSD
3 6 (40.00%) JPA
3 6 (40.00%) OpenLayers
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (40.00%) Document Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCTS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Adobe
1 7 (46.67%) ILOG
1 7 (46.67%) Kofax
1 7 (46.67%) Splunk
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft