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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 131 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing IIS 70 78 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 1.08% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.09% 6.55% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 72
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £333 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +66.36%
IIS
London

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
988 1191 1350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 16.53% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 816 946
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 46
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 86 (67.19%) Windows
2 81 (63.28%) SQL Server
3 52 (40.63%) .NET
3 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 47 (36.72%) SQL
5 41 (32.03%) C#
6 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
7 37 (28.91%) Web Services
7 37 (28.91%) XML
8 36 (28.13%) HTML
9 35 (27.34%) CSS
10 30 (23.44%) Finance
10 30 (23.44%) VMware
11 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
12 28 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET
13 26 (20.31%) Apache
13 26 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (19.53%) SharePoint
14 25 (19.53%) Oracle
15 24 (18.75%) T-SQL
16 22 (17.19%) Linux
16 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (17.19%) jQuery
17 21 (16.41%) DNS
18 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (14.84%) Java
20 18 (14.06%) ITIL
21 17 (13.28%) NUnit
22 16 (12.50%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 26 (20.31%) Apache
2 25 (19.53%) SharePoint
3 16 (12.50%) CMS
4 14 (10.94%) MS Exchange
5 13 (10.16%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (10.16%) Tomcat
6 12 (9.38%) WebSphere
6 12 (9.38%) Umbraco
7 10 (7.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (7.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.34%) nginx
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS Office
3 5 (3.91%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.56%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.56%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) RMDS
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.78%) Cordys
4 1 (0.78%) Magento
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.78%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.69%) SaaS
2 6 (4.69%) PaaS
3 5 (3.91%) IaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) DNS
2 16 (12.50%) SAN
3 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.16%) Firewall
5 10 (7.81%) Internet
5 10 (7.81%) HTTP
6 8 (6.25%) DHCP
7 7 (5.47%) WAN
8 6 (4.69%) LAN
8 6 (4.69%) Ethernet
8 6 (4.69%) FTP
9 5 (3.91%) LDAP
10 4 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.13%) NAS
10 4 (3.13%) Intranet
10 4 (3.13%) SSL
10 4 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.34%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (63.28%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (12.50%) MySQL
5 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.34%) HBase
8 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.34%) DB2
8 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.56%) Big Data
10 1 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.78%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.78%) DataStage
10 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) NUnit
2 16 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 15 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.47%) JIRA
5 6 (4.69%) Subversion
5 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.91%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.34%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.56%) MSI
9 2 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.56%) WiX
10 1 (0.78%) Moq
10 1 (0.78%) Hudson
10 1 (0.78%) Lombardi
10 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.78%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.78%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.69%) Retail
5 5 (3.91%) Back Office
6 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.34%) Legal
7 3 (2.34%) Marketing
8 2 (1.56%) Law
9 1 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.78%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (32.81%) Developer
2 14 (10.94%) .NET Developer
3 11 (8.59%) Consultant
4 9 (7.03%) Analyst
4 9 (7.03%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.25%) Architect
6 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.47%) Administrator
6 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 4 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.63%) .NET
2 37 (28.91%) Web Services
2 37 (28.91%) XML
3 36 (28.13%) HTML
4 35 (27.34%) CSS
5 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET
6 22 (17.19%) jQuery
7 16 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 13 (10.16%) HTML5
9 11 (8.59%) CSS3
10 9 (7.03%) WCF
11 8 (6.25%) XSL
11 8 (6.25%) XSLT
11 8 (6.25%) REST
12 7 (5.47%) SOAP
13 6 (4.69%) XSD
13 6 (4.69%) Middleware
14 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 5 (3.91%) Java EE
15 4 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Clustering
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.34%) NHS
5 3 (2.34%) W3C
5 3 (2.34%) Firmware
5 3 (2.34%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.56%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.56%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.56%) Animation
7 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 86 (67.19%) Windows
2 28 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (17.19%) Linux
4 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (10.94%) UNIX
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.69%) Solaris
7 6 (4.69%) AIX
8 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (2.34%) SUSE
9 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.56%) HPUX
10 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.78%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) Android
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.06%) ITIL
3 15 (11.72%) Migration
4 13 (10.16%) MVC
5 11 (8.59%) TDD
6 10 (7.81%) Web Development
6 10 (7.81%) OO
6 10 (7.81%) OOD
7 9 (7.03%) SOA
7 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.03%) Change Management
7 9 (7.03%) Content Management
8 7 (5.47%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.47%) OOP
8 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.69%) CRM
9 6 (4.69%) Service Management
10 5 (3.91%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.72%) SQL
2 41 (32.03%) C#
3 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 19 (14.84%) Java
6 15 (11.72%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.69%) PHP
8 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.13%) Perl
9 4 (3.13%) VB
10 3 (2.34%) Python
11 2 (1.56%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.56%) C++
11 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.78%) C-shell
12 1 (0.78%) C
12 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.78%) RPG
12 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.34%) MCSE
4 2 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) GISP
5 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) CCA
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.78%) CISA
5 1 (0.78%) CISM
5 1 (0.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
System Software
1 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) vSphere
4 6 (4.69%) XenApp
5 5 (3.91%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.34%) UAG
7 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.34%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (2.34%) NFS
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.34%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.34%) SRDF
8 2 (1.56%) KVM
8 2 (1.56%) Xen
9 1 (0.78%) RACF
9 1 (0.78%) Samba
9 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) ACF2
9 1 (0.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (7.03%) SCOM
2 6 (4.69%) SCCM
3 5 (3.91%) Puppet
4 3 (2.34%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (1.56%) Control-M
5 2 (1.56%) Nagios
5 2 (1.56%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.78%) OpenView
6 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) DameWare
6 1 (0.78%) OVSD
6 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.44%) VMware
3 25 (19.53%) Oracle
4 14 (10.94%) IBM
5 12 (9.38%) Citrix
6 11 (8.59%) Cisco
6 11 (8.59%) Sitecore
7 10 (7.81%) Ektron
8 6 (4.69%) EPiServer
8 6 (4.69%) Intel
8 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.91%) EMC
10 4 (3.13%) HP
10 4 (3.13%) Juniper
10 4 (3.13%) JBoss
10 4 (3.13%) Sybase
10 4 (3.13%) Altiris
10 4 (3.13%) F5
11 3 (2.34%) 29West
11 3 (2.34%) DataSynapse
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