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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 136 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing IIS 70 103 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.51% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.21% 8.46% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 60
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +9.10%
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
971 1217 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.19% 17.82% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 866 764
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 48
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.70 £55.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 95 (67.38%) Windows
2 69 (48.94%) SQL Server
3 60 (42.55%) SQL
4 55 (39.01%) .NET
5 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
6 39 (27.66%) Active Directory
7 36 (25.53%) VMware
8 34 (24.11%) DNS
8 34 (24.11%) HTML
9 31 (21.99%) C#
10 29 (20.57%) ITIL
11 27 (19.15%) XML
12 26 (18.44%) CSS
12 26 (18.44%) Apache
12 26 (18.44%) JavaScript
12 26 (18.44%) Finance
13 25 (17.73%) Oracle
13 25 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (16.31%) Web Services
15 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (14.89%) PowerShell
16 21 (14.89%) SAN
17 20 (14.18%) Linux
17 20 (14.18%) SharePoint
18 19 (13.48%) ASP.NET
19 18 (12.77%) Banking
20 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (12.06%) vSphere
21 16 (11.35%) T-SQL
22 15 (10.64%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (18.44%) Apache
2 20 (14.18%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.80%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.80%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (5.67%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (5.67%) CMS
5 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.84%) WordPress
6 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.84%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.84%) JBoss
7 3 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.42%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
2 6 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.42%) RMDS
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.71%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.13%) SoftLayer
4 2 (1.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.71%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.71%) PaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.11%) DNS
2 21 (14.89%) SAN
3 15 (10.64%) DHCP
4 14 (9.93%) Firewall
5 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.09%) FTP
6 10 (7.09%) Internet
7 7 (4.96%) WAN
7 7 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.26%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (3.55%) HTTP
9 5 (3.55%) VPN
9 5 (3.55%) DMZ
9 5 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.55%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.84%) VLAN
10 4 (2.84%) Network Security
10 4 (2.84%) LAN
10 4 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (48.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.51%) MySQL
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.13%) DB2
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.42%) HBase
9 2 (1.42%) DataStage
9 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.67%) NUnit
3 8 (5.67%) Subversion
4 7 (4.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.55%) MSI
6 5 (3.55%) WiX
6 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.13%) JIRA
8 3 (2.13%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.13%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.42%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.42%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.42%) Selenium
9 2 (1.42%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.42%) Calabash
10 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (18.44%) Finance
2 18 (12.77%) Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Investment Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Legal
4 7 (4.96%) Marketing
5 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.84%) Law
5 4 (2.84%) Advertising
6 3 (2.13%) Publishing
6 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.13%) Electronics
6 3 (2.13%) Back Office
6 3 (2.13%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.42%) Games
8 1 (0.71%) Front Office
8 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.71%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Developer
2 14 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (9.93%) Analyst
3 12 (8.51%) Web Engineer
4 10 (7.09%) Architect
5 8 (5.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (4.96%) Consultant
7 6 (4.26%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.26%) Security Analyst
7 6 (4.26%) Information Analyst
7 6 (4.26%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Administrator
8 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.01%) .NET
2 34 (24.11%) HTML
3 27 (19.15%) XML
4 26 (18.44%) CSS
5 23 (16.31%) Web Services
6 19 (13.48%) ASP.NET
7 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework
8 12 (8.51%) jQuery
9 11 (7.80%) HTML5
10 9 (6.38%) Middleware
11 8 (5.67%) SOAP
12 6 (4.26%) RESTful
12 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.26%) WCF
12 6 (4.26%) XSLT
13 5 (3.55%) Java EE
14 4 (2.84%) CSS3
14 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (2.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Clustering
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.55%) Replication
4 5 (3.55%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.13%) CESG
5 3 (2.13%) DTV
5 3 (2.13%) NHS
5 3 (2.13%) W3C
5 3 (2.13%) Open Source
6 2 (1.42%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.42%) iPad
6 2 (1.42%) Animation
6 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.42%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 95 (67.38%) Windows
2 25 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (14.18%) Linux
4 13 (9.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.09%) UNIX
7 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.26%) AIX
8 4 (2.84%) Solaris
9 3 (2.13%) SUSE
9 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.42%) CentOS
10 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.42%) HPUX
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.57%) ITIL
2 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.51%) Migration
4 11 (7.80%) MVC
4 11 (7.80%) E-Commerce
5 10 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (7.09%) Information Security
6 9 (6.38%) Project Management
6 9 (6.38%) Data Protection
6 9 (6.38%) DevOps
7 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (5.67%) Web Development
7 8 (5.67%) Problem Management
7 8 (5.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.67%) Change Management
8 7 (4.96%) Risk Management
8 7 (4.96%) Scrum
8 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.96%) Release Management
8 7 (4.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.55%) SQL
2 31 (21.99%) C#
3 26 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.89%) PowerShell
5 16 (11.35%) T-SQL
6 15 (10.64%) Java
7 7 (4.96%) PHP
8 6 (4.26%) VB
9 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.13%) VBScript
11 3 (2.13%) Perl
11 3 (2.13%) C++
11 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.42%) Ruby
12 2 (1.42%) C
13 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.71%) Jython
13 1 (0.71%) Python
13 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) CISSP
2 10 (7.09%) CISM
3 8 (5.67%) CISA
4 6 (4.26%) CRISC
5 5 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.84%) GIAC
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.42%) GWAPT
8 2 (1.42%) CEH
8 2 (1.42%) CCNA
9 1 (0.71%) MCSE
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) CCA
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.71%) MCITP
9 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) COBIT
3 1 (0.71%) WCAG
3 1 (0.71%) WAI
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
System Software
1 39 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (12.06%) vSphere
3 7 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.55%) Firmware
4 5 (3.55%) XenApp
5 3 (2.13%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (2.13%) UAG
6 2 (1.42%) SRDF
6 2 (1.42%) Nmap
6 2 (1.42%) Xen
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.42%) NFS
6 2 (1.42%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.42%) KVM
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (9.22%) SCOM
2 10 (7.09%) SCCM
3 5 (3.55%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.13%) BladeLogic
4 3 (2.13%) Puppet
5 2 (1.42%) Nessus
5 2 (1.42%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.42%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.42%) Control-M
5 2 (1.42%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.71%) Nagios
6 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.53%) VMware
3 25 (17.73%) Oracle
4 13 (9.22%) IBM
5 12 (8.51%) Citrix
5 12 (8.51%) Cisco
6 9 (6.38%) EMC
6 9 (6.38%) HP
7 8 (5.67%) F5
7 8 (5.67%) NetApp
8 7 (4.96%) Dell
9 5 (3.55%) Intel
9 5 (3.55%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.84%) Altiris
11 3 (2.13%) RedDot
11 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.13%) Sybase
11 3 (2.13%) SAP
11 3 (2.13%) Juniper
11 3 (2.13%) EPiServer
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