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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 31 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.98% 2.83% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.92% 15.38% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +55.82%
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
65 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.62% 18.37% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 22
Average daily rate £338 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) Internet
5 7 (46.67%) McAfee
5 7 (46.67%) MCTS
5 7 (46.67%) DNS
5 7 (46.67%) MCSE
5 7 (46.67%) DHCP
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
5 7 (46.67%) MCITP
5 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
5 7 (46.67%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (46.67%) Office 365
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Intune
5 7 (46.67%) SCDPM
6 5 (33.33%) GIS
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) UML
8 3 (20.00%) SQL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) L2TP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (46.67%) MCTS
1 7 (46.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) UAG
3 1 (6.67%) MetaFrame
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Intune
1 7 (46.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.67%) ESRI
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco