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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 128 149 121
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Contract jobs citing IIS 65 52 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 0.87% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.76% 5.08% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 66
Average daily rate
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£336 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £284 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £483 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
962 1024 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.73% 17.13% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 733 724
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 55
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -44.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 (69.92%) Windows
2 62 (50.41%) SQL Server
3 60 (48.78%) SQL
4 49 (39.84%) .NET
5 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 36 (29.27%) Active Directory
7 35 (28.46%) Linux
8 28 (22.76%) Finance
9 26 (21.14%) Java
10 25 (20.33%) VMware
10 25 (20.33%) PowerShell
11 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (19.51%) ITIL
12 23 (18.70%) Oracle
13 21 (17.07%) Firewall
14 20 (16.26%) JavaScript
14 20 (16.26%) C#
14 20 (16.26%) HTML
14 20 (16.26%) Tomcat
14 20 (16.26%) DNS
15 18 (14.63%) Apache
15 18 (14.63%) SharePoint
16 17 (13.82%) XML
16 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
17 16 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (12.20%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (16.26%) Tomcat
2 18 (14.63%) Apache
2 18 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.50%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.50%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (4.88%) Lync
4 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.25%) CMS
6 4 (3.25%) JBoss
6 4 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.25%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.44%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.44%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) RMDS
1 4 (3.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.88%) IaaS
4 4 (3.25%) PaaS
4 4 (3.25%) Office 365
5 2 (1.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Yammer
6 1 (0.81%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.07%) Firewall
2 20 (16.26%) DNS
3 15 (12.20%) SAN
4 13 (10.57%) HTTP
5 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.32%) NAS
6 9 (7.32%) DHCP
7 8 (6.50%) WAN
7 8 (6.50%) SSL
7 8 (6.50%) VLAN
8 7 (5.69%) LDAP
9 6 (4.88%) LAN
9 6 (4.88%) VPN
10 5 (4.07%) HTTPS
11 4 (3.25%) FTP
11 4 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (3.25%) Multicast
11 4 (3.25%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (50.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.07%) MySQL
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.44%) HBase
9 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.44%) DTS
10 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.63%) EDRMS
10 2 (1.63%) DB2
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.32%) Subversion
3 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.50%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.69%) JIRA
6 5 (4.07%) Maven
7 4 (3.25%) MSI
7 4 (3.25%) Ant
7 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium
8 3 (2.44%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.44%) Gradle
8 3 (2.44%) WiX
8 3 (2.44%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.44%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.63%) Introscope
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Legal
4 6 (4.88%) Law
4 6 (4.88%) Marketing
5 5 (4.07%) Retail
6 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.25%) Electronics
6 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.44%) Back Office
8 2 (1.63%) Publishing
8 2 (1.63%) Front Office
8 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.63%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (15.45%) Analyst
2 16 (13.01%) Developer
3 12 (9.76%) Architect
4 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.50%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.50%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.69%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Web Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Administrator
8 5 (4.07%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.25%) Web Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.84%) .NET
2 20 (16.26%) HTML
3 17 (13.82%) XML
4 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
5 14 (11.38%) Middleware
6 12 (9.76%) Web Services
7 10 (8.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.32%) CSS
9 7 (5.69%) RESTful
10 6 (4.88%) XSLT
10 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.88%) HTML5
10 6 (4.88%) jQuery
11 5 (4.07%) Rendezvous
12 4 (3.25%) Ultra Messaging
13 3 (2.44%) Django
13 3 (2.44%) WCF
13 3 (2.44%) Ajax
13 3 (2.44%) JSON
13 3 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.76%) Clustering
3 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.07%) PKI
4 5 (4.07%) Open Source
5 4 (3.25%) DTV
5 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.25%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.44%) HACMP
7 2 (1.63%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.63%) Replication
7 2 (1.63%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.63%) NHS
7 2 (1.63%) W3C
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 86 (69.92%) Windows
2 35 (28.46%) Linux
3 24 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.76%) UNIX
6 7 (5.69%) Solaris
7 6 (4.88%) CentOS
7 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.07%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.81%) Android
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.81%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.51%) ITIL
2 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.20%) Release Management
4 14 (11.38%) Load Balancing
5 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
5 13 (10.57%) DevOps
6 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.32%) MVC
7 9 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.69%) Migration
9 6 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.07%) Performance Testing
10 5 (4.07%) Analytics
10 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.07%) Change Management
10 5 (4.07%) Service Management
10 5 (4.07%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.78%) SQL
2 26 (21.14%) Java
3 25 (20.33%) PowerShell
4 20 (16.26%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.26%) C#
5 11 (8.94%) Python
6 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.69%) C++
7 7 (5.69%) Perl
7 7 (5.69%) PHP
8 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.07%) VBScript
9 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.44%) C
10 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.63%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) Lua
11 1 (0.81%) SQR
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) CISSP
3 3 (2.44%) CISM
4 2 (1.63%) CISA
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.81%) CRISC
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CCNP
5 1 (0.81%) CCNA
5 1 (0.81%) MCP
5 1 (0.81%) MCSD
5 1 (0.81%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.44%) QA
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.32%) vSphere
5 4 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.44%) Xen
6 3 (2.44%) KVM
6 3 (2.44%) SRDF
6 3 (2.44%) NFS
6 3 (2.44%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.63%) XenApp
7 2 (1.63%) UAG
7 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.63%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.81%) vCloud
8 1 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) SCOM
2 12 (9.76%) SCCM
3 9 (7.32%) Puppet
3 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.07%) BladeLogic
5 4 (3.25%) StatsD
5 4 (3.25%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.25%) Graphite
6 3 (2.44%) Ansible
6 3 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (2.44%) WSUS
7 2 (1.63%) Control-M
7 2 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.63%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.63%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.81%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.81%) nmon
8 1 (0.81%) MOM
Vendors
1 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.33%) VMware
3 23 (18.70%) Oracle
4 14 (11.38%) IBM
5 13 (10.57%) Cisco
6 11 (8.94%) Citrix
7 7 (5.69%) Splunk
7 7 (5.69%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.07%) F5
9 5 (4.07%) webMethods
10 4 (3.25%) SAP
10 4 (3.25%) EMC
10 4 (3.25%) NetApp
10 4 (3.25%) Juniper
10 4 (3.25%) DataSynapse
11 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.44%) Veritas
11 3 (2.44%) Intel
11 3 (2.44%) HP
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 25 days ago
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