The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
London / City of London
Rank 91 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Contract jobs citing IIS 62 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.10% 1.35% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.93% 8.86% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 49
Median daily rate £360 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £51.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-68.68% +100.98%

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
567 463 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.23% 15.29% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 339 619
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 18
Median hourly rate £16.15 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IIS.

1 69 (80.23%) Windows
2 46 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 46 (53.49%) Finance
3 35 (40.70%) Linux
4 34 (39.53%) SQL
5 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
6 30 (34.88%) C#
7 27 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
8 24 (27.91%) Oracle
8 24 (27.91%) Web Services
8 24 (27.91%) Banking
9 23 (26.74%) PowerShell
9 23 (26.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (24.42%) IaaS
12 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
12 20 (23.26%) SharePoint
13 19 (22.09%) Tomcat
13 19 (22.09%) .NET
13 19 (22.09%) TDD
13 19 (22.09%) VMware
14 18 (20.93%) JIRA
14 18 (20.93%) WCF
14 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (19.77%) CRM
15 17 (19.77%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (19.77%) Dynamics CRM
15 17 (19.77%) Scrum
15 17 (19.77%) PaaS

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (23.26%) SharePoint
2 19 (22.09%) Tomcat
3 17 (19.77%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
5 14 (16.28%) Apache
6 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
7 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.33%) CMS
9 2 (2.33%) Confluence
9 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.16%) JBoss
10 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.49%) Workday HCM
4 2 (2.33%) Summit
5 1 (1.16%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (24.42%) IaaS
3 17 (19.77%) PaaS
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.49%) Office 365
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.16%) Akamai
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) DNS
2 11 (12.79%) Firewall
3 9 (10.47%) SSL
4 6 (6.98%) Intranet
5 5 (5.81%) HTTP
5 5 (5.81%) Internet
5 5 (5.81%) SAN
5 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.65%) DHCP
7 2 (2.33%) NAS
7 2 (2.33%) VPN
7 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.16%) DMZ
8 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.16%) IPsec
8 1 (1.16%) IPv6
8 1 (1.16%) LAN
8 1 (1.16%) LDAP
8 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
4 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.33%) Ingres
8 2 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.33%) MySQL
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.16%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.93%) JIRA
3 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.65%) Subversion
6 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.16%) NUnit
8 1 (1.16%) Toad
General
1 46 (53.49%) Finance
2 24 (27.91%) Banking
3 11 (12.79%) Back Office
4 8 (9.30%) Front Office
5 7 (8.14%) International Banking
5 7 (8.14%) Legal
6 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.49%) French Language
7 3 (3.49%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.33%) Publishing
9 1 (1.16%) Law
9 1 (1.16%) Retail
9 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Analyst
3 21 (24.42%) Applications Support
4 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Developer
5 16 (18.60%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 13 (15.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (15.12%) Support Analyst
7 10 (11.63%) Banking Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Data Centre Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Developer Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Unix Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) Web Services
2 19 (22.09%) .NET
3 18 (20.93%) WCF
4 10 (11.63%) jQuery
5 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
5 9 (10.47%) HTML
6 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.98%) COM
6 6 (6.98%) HTML5
6 6 (6.98%) JSON
6 6 (6.98%) Middleware
6 6 (6.98%) XML
7 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.65%) Ajax
8 4 (4.65%) CSS
8 4 (4.65%) LINQ
8 4 (4.65%) SOAP
9 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (3.49%) RESTful
9 3 (3.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.65%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.49%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.49%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.49%) PKI
7 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.33%) Derivative
7 2 (2.33%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (80.23%) Windows
2 35 (40.70%) Linux
3 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.63%) Unix
5 9 (10.47%) CentOS
6 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.16%) Debian
9 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) TDD
2 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (19.77%) CRM
3 17 (19.77%) Scrum
4 16 (18.60%) ERP
4 16 (18.60%) Logistics
5 15 (17.44%) ITIL
6 11 (12.79%) DevOps
7 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.47%) Migration
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (8.14%) High Availability
9 7 (8.14%) MVC
10 6 (6.98%) SDLC
11 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.81%) Data Centre Operations
11 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) SQL
2 30 (34.88%) C#
3 23 (26.74%) PowerShell
4 12 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.98%) Java
7 5 (5.81%) Perl
8 4 (4.65%) VB
9 3 (3.49%) C++
9 3 (3.49%) VBScript
10 2 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (2.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.16%) F#
11 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.33%) CCNA
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CCNP
3 1 (1.16%) MCSE
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SEPA
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.98%) QA
3 5 (5.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.49%) NFS
6 2 (2.33%) Samba
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.16%) Docker
7 1 (1.16%) Firmware
7 1 (1.16%) Gluster
7 1 (1.16%) iptables
7 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.16%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Puppet
2 6 (6.98%) Control-M
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.33%) Graphite
4 2 (2.33%) SCCM
4 2 (2.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.16%) Grafana
5 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.16%) logstash
5 1 (1.16%) Nagios
5 1 (1.16%) Packer
5 1 (1.16%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.16%) Riemann
5 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.91%) Oracle
3 19 (22.09%) VMware
4 12 (13.95%) HP
5 8 (9.30%) Cisco
6 5 (5.81%) Citrix
6 5 (5.81%) Dell
7 3 (3.49%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (3.49%) Murex
7 3 (3.49%) Symantec
7 3 (3.49%) Workday
8 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.33%) Juniper
8 2 (2.33%) New Relic
8 2 (2.33%) OpenText
8 2 (2.33%) RedDot
9 1 (1.16%) EMC
9 1 (1.16%) NetApp
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.16%) Remedy