The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK / England
Rank 238 200 180
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -20
Contract jobs citing IIS 416 568 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 1.21% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.64% 7.24% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 365 393
Median daily rate £394 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £335 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £20.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.51% +106.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.58 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £50.00 £20.79
% change year-on-year
-63.00% +140.50%

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7380 7850 8298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.66% 16.73% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4823 5042 5147
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 218 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.00 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in England

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in England

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in England

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in England

IIS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

IIS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IIS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
London -13 203 £395 -1.25% 68
South East -60 51 £388 +3.33% 30
South West +16 50 £413 +33.06% 7
East of England +13 37 £390 +16.41% 14
North West +14 20 £325 +6.55% 10
East Midlands +4 20 £259 -5.90% 4
West Midlands +3 15 £350 +12.90% 12
Yorkshire -14 15 £400 +23.07% 21
North East -35 4 £331 -23.54% 1
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 614 (66.59%) Windows
2 463 (50.22%) SQL Server
3 416 (45.12%) Microsoft
4 410 (44.47%) SQL
5 358 (38.83%) .NET
6 343 (37.20%) Windows Server
7 254 (27.55%) Active Directory
8 245 (26.57%) C#
8 245 (26.57%) VMware
9 241 (26.14%) Linux
10 232 (25.16%) PowerShell
11 215 (23.32%) DNS
12 213 (23.10%) Finance
13 180 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 179 (19.41%) ASP.NET
15 178 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
16 177 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
17 173 (18.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 167 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
19 165 (17.90%) DevOps
20 162 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
21 160 (17.35%) JavaScript
22 154 (16.70%) Oracle
22 154 (16.70%) ITIL
23 152 (16.49%) HTML
24 147 (15.94%) Web Services
25 143 (15.51%) Apache
26 135 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
27 131 (14.21%) DHCP
28 129 (13.99%) TCP/IP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 143 (15.51%) Apache
2 123 (13.34%) SharePoint
3 108 (11.71%) Tomcat
4 100 (10.85%) BizTalk Server
5 95 (10.30%) WebSphere
6 47 (5.10%) MS Exchange
7 46 (4.99%) nginx
8 43 (4.66%) JBoss
9 37 (4.01%) CMS
10 32 (3.47%) Skype for Business
11 29 (3.15%) Jetty
12 27 (2.93%) Mongrel
13 25 (2.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 24 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
15 23 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
16 22 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (2.39%) WebLogic
17 19 (2.06%) Confluence
17 19 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
18 14 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 123 (13.34%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.04%) MS Office
3 7 (0.76%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.43%) MS Project
4 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 74 (8.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.54%) Summit
5 4 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.33%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.33%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.11%) Orchestrade
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 173 (18.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (8.03%) IaaS
4 53 (5.75%) PaaS
5 49 (5.31%) Office 365
6 47 (5.10%) SaaS
7 46 (4.99%) Amazon EC2
8 26 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 25 (2.71%) Google App Engine
10 20 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (1.84%) Amazon S3
12 15 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (1.41%) HP Helion
14 12 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (1.19%) GitHub
16 9 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.87%) Boomi
17 8 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
18 7 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
19 6 (0.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 215 (23.32%) DNS
2 131 (14.21%) DHCP
3 129 (13.99%) TCP/IP
4 119 (12.91%) Firewall
5 81 (8.79%) Internet
6 77 (8.35%) SSL
7 74 (8.03%) HTTP
8 63 (6.83%) SAN
9 55 (5.97%) LAN
10 53 (5.75%) FTP
11 51 (5.53%) WAN
12 35 (3.80%) LDAP
12 35 (3.80%) NAS
13 26 (2.82%) IPsec
13 26 (2.82%) Kerberos
14 24 (2.60%) VPN
15 20 (2.17%) HTTPS
16 17 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
17 15 (1.63%) iSCSI
18 14 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (50.22%) SQL Server
2 103 (11.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (8.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 66 (7.16%) Oracle Database
7 45 (4.88%) MySQL
8 41 (4.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 37 (4.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (3.69%) Relational Database
11 27 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.84%) MongoDB
14 17 (1.84%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.74%) MS Access
16 15 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
18 13 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 162 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 93 (10.09%) TeamCity
3 86 (9.33%) Jenkins
4 85 (9.22%) Git (software)
5 74 (8.03%) Visual Studio
6 66 (7.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 48 (5.21%) JIRA
7 48 (5.21%) Subversion
8 34 (3.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (3.04%) MSBuild
10 27 (2.93%) Travis CI
11 20 (2.17%) Hudson
12 18 (1.95%) Ant
13 13 (1.41%) Moq
14 12 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (1.19%) NUnit
16 9 (0.98%) CruiseControl
16 9 (0.98%) Selenium
17 8 (0.87%) Maven
17 8 (0.87%) ReSharper
General
1 213 (23.10%) Finance
2 83 (9.00%) Banking
3 26 (2.82%) Retail
3 26 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.71%) Back Office
5 20 (2.17%) Legal
6 19 (2.06%) Front Office
7 16 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.63%) Marketing
9 13 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.19%) Electronics
11 10 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.98%) Publishing
13 8 (0.87%) French Language
13 8 (0.87%) Law
14 7 (0.76%) International Banking
15 6 (0.65%) Advertising
16 4 (0.43%) Games
17 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 216 (23.43%) Developer
2 99 (10.74%) Analyst
3 97 (10.52%) .NET Developer
4 73 (7.92%) Applications Support
4 73 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 66 (7.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 59 (6.40%) Support Analyst
7 58 (6.29%) Architect
8 54 (5.86%) C# Developer
9 53 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
10 50 (5.42%) Administrator
11 49 (5.31%) Consultant
12 43 (4.66%) Support Engineer
13 36 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
14 34 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
15 29 (3.15%) SQL Developer
16 28 (3.04%) Microsoft Developer
17 26 (2.82%) PowerShell Engineer
17 26 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
18 24 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (38.83%) .NET
2 179 (19.41%) ASP.NET
3 152 (16.49%) HTML
4 147 (15.94%) Web Services
5 122 (13.23%) CSS
6 102 (11.06%) WCF
7 94 (10.20%) jQuery
7 94 (10.20%) XML
8 85 (9.22%) .NET Framework
9 59 (6.40%) Ajax
10 53 (5.75%) Middleware
11 46 (4.99%) SOAP
12 44 (4.77%) LINQ
13 43 (4.66%) HTML5
14 41 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (4.34%) AngularJS
16 39 (4.23%) JSON
16 39 (4.23%) XSLT
17 37 (4.01%) J2EE
18 36 (3.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.00%) Clustering
2 63 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 36 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 29 (3.15%) N-Tier
5 28 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.04%) PKI
6 18 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 18 (1.95%) User Experience
7 17 (1.84%) W3C
8 16 (1.74%) Replication
9 13 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.08%) Virtual Team
12 8 (0.87%) EMC VNX
12 8 (0.87%) Fintech
13 7 (0.76%) DataPower
13 7 (0.76%) Derivative
13 7 (0.76%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 614 (66.59%) Windows
2 343 (37.20%) Windows Server
3 241 (26.14%) Linux
4 180 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 167 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 109 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (7.92%) Unix
8 48 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (4.12%) Windows 7
10 29 (3.15%) CentOS
11 28 (3.04%) Solaris
12 23 (2.49%) Android
13 20 (2.17%) Apple iOS
14 19 (2.06%) AIX
15 15 (1.63%) Ubuntu
16 14 (1.52%) Windows XP
17 12 (1.30%) Windows 2000
18 10 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
19 7 (0.76%) zOS
20 4 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (17.90%) DevOps
3 154 (16.70%) ITIL
4 102 (11.06%) CRM
5 91 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (9.87%) MVC
6 84 (9.11%) Configuration Management
7 74 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
8 72 (7.81%) Scrum
9 70 (7.59%) Migration
10 64 (6.94%) TDD
11 55 (5.97%) High Availability
12 54 (5.86%) Open Source
13 52 (5.64%) Change Management
14 51 (5.53%) Load Balancing
15 49 (5.31%) Problem Management
16 48 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
17 45 (4.88%) SDLC
18 42 (4.56%) Project Management
18 42 (4.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 410 (44.47%) SQL
2 245 (26.57%) C#
3 232 (25.16%) PowerShell
4 160 (17.35%) JavaScript
5 106 (11.50%) Java
6 103 (11.17%) T-SQL
7 58 (6.29%) Perl
8 54 (5.86%) Python
9 53 (5.75%) VB
10 45 (4.88%) VBScript
11 41 (4.45%) Bash Shell
12 40 (4.34%) PHP
13 39 (4.23%) VB.NET
14 25 (2.71%) Ruby
15 21 (2.28%) VBA
16 20 (2.17%) C
17 14 (1.52%) ActionScript
18 13 (1.41%) Shell Script
19 11 (1.19%) C++
20 10 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (7.16%) Security Cleared
3 52 (5.64%) Degree
4 51 (5.53%) MCSE
5 43 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 31 (3.36%) MCSA
7 29 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (2.39%) CCNA
9 19 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.84%) AWS Certification
10 17 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.63%) CCNP
12 14 (1.52%) CISSP
13 11 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (1.19%) IISP
13 11 (1.19%) MCITP
14 10 (1.08%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.98%) ISEB
15 9 (0.98%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.87%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.47%) QA
2 27 (2.93%) SLA
3 20 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.98%) SEPA
5 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.22%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.22%) WCAG
8 1 (0.11%) BS7799
8 1 (0.11%) HL7
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 254 (27.55%) Active Directory
2 177 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (9.98%) Hyper-V
4 41 (4.45%) VMware ESX
5 37 (4.01%) Xen
6 36 (3.90%) vSphere
7 30 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (2.28%) XenApp
9 19 (2.06%) Docker
9 19 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 18 (1.95%) NFS
11 12 (1.30%) ISA Server
11 12 (1.30%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.19%) KVM
12 11 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (1.19%) UAG
12 11 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (1.08%) Firmware
13 10 (1.08%) SRDF
14 9 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 107 (11.61%) Puppet
2 73 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (5.53%) SCCM
4 42 (4.56%) Ansible
5 29 (3.15%) SCOM
6 26 (2.82%) WSUS
7 25 (2.71%) Microsoft Clustering
8 24 (2.60%) Control-M
8 24 (2.60%) Nagios
9 12 (1.30%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.98%) SCVMM
10 9 (0.98%) Terraform
11 8 (0.87%) BladeLogic
11 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (0.76%) EdgeSight
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 7 (0.76%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 416 (45.12%) Microsoft
2 245 (26.57%) VMware
3 154 (16.70%) Oracle
4 72 (7.81%) IBM
5 60 (6.51%) Citrix
6 59 (6.40%) Cisco
7 55 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 50 (5.42%) HP
9 36 (3.90%) Dell
10 31 (3.36%) Google
11 29 (3.15%) SAP
12 26 (2.82%) EMC
12 26 (2.82%) Sitecore
13 22 (2.39%) Atlassian
14 21 (2.28%) Avaya
15 20 (2.17%) Apple
16 18 (1.95%) Juniper
17 17 (1.84%) Epicor
18 16 (1.74%) AppDynamics
18 16 (1.74%) NetApp
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