The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 82 122 77
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -45
Contract jobs citing IIS 46 19 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 0.67% 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.59% 3.46% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 48
Median daily rate £388 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-10.90% -10.56%
IIS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
397 549 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.32% 19.43% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 304 425
Median daily rate £375 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 35
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +45.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +20.83%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 15 £388 - 1
Suffolk +8 10 £420 +8.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 8 £350 +27.27% 2
Essex +6 6 £375 +87.50% 2
Hertfordshire -6 3 £225 -25.00% 4
Norfolk - 3 £300 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 53 (64.63%) Windows
1 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
2 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
3 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 38 (46.34%) Windows Server
5 29 (35.37%) VMware
6 28 (34.15%) High Availability
7 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (32.93%) Citrix
8 25 (30.49%) SQL
9 22 (26.83%) ITIL
10 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (24.39%) Clustering
12 19 (23.17%) .NET
13 18 (21.95%) WAN
13 18 (21.95%) Data Centre
14 17 (20.73%) LAN
15 16 (19.51%) Linux
15 16 (19.51%) HTML
15 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Clustering
16 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (18.29%) Load Balancing
17 14 (17.07%) C#
17 14 (17.07%) Web Services
18 13 (15.85%) XML
18 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
18 13 (15.85%) SAN
18 13 (15.85%) Middleware
18 13 (15.85%) NAS

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (12.20%) Apache
1 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.32%) CMS
4 5 (6.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.66%) nginx
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.44%) Jetty
7 2 (2.44%) Mongrel
7 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.98%) CloudFront
4 4 (4.88%) Office 365
5 3 (3.66%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (3.66%) SaaS
6 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.95%) WAN
2 17 (20.73%) LAN
3 13 (15.85%) NAS
3 13 (15.85%) SAN
4 11 (13.41%) DNS
5 10 (12.20%) DHCP
5 10 (12.20%) Firewall
6 9 (10.98%) Internet
7 5 (6.10%) LDAP
7 5 (6.10%) Network Security
8 4 (4.88%) FTP
8 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) HTTP
9 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.44%) IPsec
9 2 (2.44%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.44%) SSL
9 2 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) MySQL
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.66%) VisualVM
2 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.44%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.22%) Hudson
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) French Language
2 3 (3.66%) Legal
2 3 (3.66%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.63%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.20%) Server Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Web Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Integration Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Integration Project Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) .NET
2 16 (19.51%) HTML
3 14 (17.07%) Web Services
4 13 (15.85%) Middleware
4 13 (15.85%) XML
5 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
6 8 (9.76%) CSS
7 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.32%) SOAP
9 5 (6.10%) jQuery
10 3 (3.66%) COM+
10 3 (3.66%) LAMP
10 3 (3.66%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (3.66%) XSLT
11 2 (2.44%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.44%) JSON
11 2 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (2.44%) REST
11 2 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Clustering
2 18 (21.95%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.66%) DataPower
4 3 (3.66%) RIA
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 38 (46.34%) Windows Server
3 16 (19.51%) Linux
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.66%) Solaris
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.44%) Debian
9 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.22%) CentOS
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) High Availability
2 22 (26.83%) ITIL
3 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) Load Balancing
4 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
4 13 (15.85%) Secure Coding
5 8 (9.76%) Network Optimisation
5 8 (9.76%) Project Management
6 7 (8.54%) MVC
7 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.32%) Web Development
8 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.10%) Identity Management
8 5 (6.10%) SIEM
8 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.66%) Change Control
10 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) C#
3 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.32%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.66%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 3 (3.66%) VBScript
8 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.44%) C
8 2 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) CCNA
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.66%) CISA
3 3 (3.66%) CISM
3 3 (3.66%) CISSP
3 3 (3.66%) CRISC
3 3 (3.66%) IISP
3 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.66%) MCP
3 3 (3.66%) MCSA
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) HND
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) XenApp
4 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.10%) Firmware
6 4 (4.88%) Terminal Server
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.66%) vSphere
8 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (6.10%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
3 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.66%) Opsview
3 3 (3.66%) Puppet
3 3 (3.66%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.37%) VMware
3 27 (32.93%) Citrix
4 11 (13.41%) Oracle
4 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.20%) NetApp
6 9 (10.98%) Akamai
7 5 (6.10%) Cisco
7 5 (6.10%) Cognos
7 5 (6.10%) IBM
7 5 (6.10%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.66%) Software AG
8 3 (3.66%) Splunk
8 3 (3.66%) webMethods
9 2 (2.44%) Sage
9 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.22%) MKS
10 1 (1.22%) Nintex
10 1 (1.22%) SAP