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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 85 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing IIS 38 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 1.92% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.13% 8.66% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 21
Average daily rate £348 £338 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £243 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £24.38 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-28.20% -21.37%
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
416 612 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.40% 22.20% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 353 264
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 19 £348 +26.36% 1
Norfolk -1 8 £325 +8.33% 1
Suffolk - 6 £575 - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £430 +32.30% 4
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 42 (59.15%) .NET
3 40 (56.34%) SQL
4 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
4 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
5 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
6 23 (32.39%) SharePoint
7 22 (30.99%) Finance
7 22 (30.99%) VMware
8 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (26.76%) C#
9 19 (26.76%) Web Services
10 18 (25.35%) SOAP
10 18 (25.35%) DNS
10 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
11 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (22.54%) XML
12 16 (22.54%) ITIL
12 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
13 15 (21.13%) Apache
13 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (19.72%) HTML
14 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
14 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
14 14 (19.72%) CRM
15 13 (18.31%) HTTP
15 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
15 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
15 13 (18.31%) Firewall
15 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (32.39%) SharePoint
2 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
3 15 (21.13%) Apache
4 10 (14.08%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
6 6 (8.45%) JBoss
7 4 (5.63%) GlassFish
8 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
8 3 (4.23%) nginx
9 2 (2.82%) CMS
9 2 (2.82%) Jetty
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.41%) Documentum
10 1 (1.41%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) DNS
2 13 (18.31%) Firewall
2 13 (18.31%) HTTP
2 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.68%) DHCP
3 9 (12.68%) LDAP
4 8 (11.27%) SSL
5 6 (8.45%) SAN
6 4 (5.63%) Internet
6 4 (5.63%) Kerberos
6 4 (5.63%) NAS
6 4 (5.63%) X.509
7 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.82%) FTP
8 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.82%) IPsec
8 2 (2.82%) WAN
9 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.04%) VisualVM
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.82%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.41%) Hudson
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) MorphX
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Applications Support
2 13 (18.31%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 4 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Web Applications Support
10 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) Web Services
3 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
3 18 (25.35%) SOAP
4 16 (22.54%) XML
5 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.72%) HTML
6 13 (18.31%) WCF
7 12 (16.90%) jQuery
8 11 (15.49%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (11.27%) Classic ASP
11 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (9.86%) LINQ
11 7 (9.86%) XML Messaging
12 6 (8.45%) Ajax
12 6 (8.45%) Entity Framework
12 6 (8.45%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (8.45%) RESTful
12 6 (8.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.45%) DataPower
2 6 (8.45%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.63%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
3 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (8.45%) Linux
9 4 (5.63%) Unix
10 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.41%) AIX
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) ITIL
2 14 (19.72%) CRM
3 12 (16.90%) Configuration Management
4 11 (15.49%) Network Load Balancing
5 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.08%) MVC
6 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) Capacity Management
7 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.86%) Web Development
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.04%) DevOps
9 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.04%) Release Management
10 4 (5.63%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (5.63%) SDLC
10 4 (5.63%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) C#
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) Java
5 9 (12.68%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) C
8 2 (2.82%) X++
9 1 (1.41%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.82%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.82%) Xen
4 2 (2.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (7.04%) Opsview
2 3 (4.23%) Nagios
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.99%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.04%) HP
4 5 (7.04%) IBM
4 5 (7.04%) Splunk
5 4 (5.63%) ForgeRock
5 4 (5.63%) webMethods
6 3 (4.23%) Citrix
6 3 (4.23%) Nintex
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) Software AG
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Google
7 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
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