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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 208 154 175
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +21
Contract jobs citing IIS 606 779 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 1.54% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.26% 8.28% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 495 392
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 7
Median hourly rate £20.89 £22.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.15% -29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £18.60 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £30.00 £95.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.89 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.44% -19.35%
IIS
UK

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
9677 9405 8689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.98% 18.54% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 5846 5433
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 342 313
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 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
(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
London -84 238 £438 +9.37% 56
South East -31 133 £356 +11.32% 44
North West +6 55 £330 +10.00% 22
South West +2 44 £381 +4.45% 12
East of England -9 40 £348 -0.71% 13
North East -7 33 £280 -2.60% 10
Yorkshire -39 32 £500 +81.81% 25
West Midlands -6 22 £363 +11.53% 15
East Midlands -3 9 £313 -6.71% 7
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 723 (61.74%) Windows
2 576 (49.19%) SQL Server
3 539 (46.03%) Microsoft
4 519 (44.32%) .NET
5 515 (43.98%) SQL
6 432 (36.89%) Windows Server
7 323 (27.58%) C#
8 307 (26.22%) Active Directory
9 286 (24.42%) JavaScript
10 268 (22.89%) PowerShell
11 266 (22.72%) Linux
12 265 (22.63%) HTML
13 239 (20.41%) VMware
14 235 (20.07%) Finance
15 224 (19.13%) DNS
15 224 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
16 217 (18.53%) MS Excel
17 207 (17.68%) ITIL
18 206 (17.59%) Oracle
19 205 (17.51%) ASP.NET
20 202 (17.25%) Java
21 199 (16.99%) Web Services
22 198 (16.91%) Windows Server 2008
23 196 (16.74%) CSS
24 192 (16.40%) Apache
25 181 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
26 180 (15.37%) Tomcat
27 173 (14.77%) jQuery
28 159 (13.58%) XML
29 158 (13.49%) SharePoint

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
1 192 (16.40%) Apache
2 180 (15.37%) Tomcat
3 158 (13.49%) SharePoint
4 117 (9.99%) WebSphere
5 66 (5.64%) MS Exchange
6 62 (5.29%) CMS
7 54 (4.61%) JBoss
8 53 (4.53%) nginx
9 44 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 42 (3.59%) Jetty
11 36 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
11 36 (3.07%) Confluence
12 33 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 33 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 30 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (2.39%) WebLogic
15 23 (1.96%) Node.js
15 23 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
16 22 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
17 19 (1.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 217 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.29%) MS Office
3 27 (2.31%) InfoPath
4 11 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) MS Project
9 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.085%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.085%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.085%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 21 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (0.51%) BusinessWare
4 6 (0.51%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.34%) Global One
6 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.085%) Documaker
7 1 (0.085%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.085%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.085%) RMDS
7 1 (0.085%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.085%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 128 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
4 51 (4.36%) Office 365
5 29 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (2.48%) IaaS
6 21 (1.79%) PaaS
7 20 (1.71%) SaaS
8 18 (1.54%) Google App Engine
8 18 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.45%) Amazon S3
9 17 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
11 9 (0.77%) Amazon Glacier
11 9 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
12 8 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (0.68%) GitHub
12 8 (0.68%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 224 (19.13%) DNS
2 149 (12.72%) Internet
3 141 (12.04%) Firewall
4 131 (11.19%) DHCP
5 125 (10.67%) HTTP
6 115 (9.82%) TCP/IP
7 101 (8.63%) SSL
8 84 (7.17%) SAN
9 77 (6.58%) FTP
10 43 (3.67%) WAN
11 42 (3.59%) IPsec
12 40 (3.42%) Intranet
13 37 (3.16%) LAN
14 35 (2.99%) LDAP
15 32 (2.73%) SMTP
15 32 (2.73%) VPN
16 29 (2.48%) NAS
17 22 (1.88%) Reverse Proxy
18 21 (1.79%) NetScaler
19 20 (1.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 576 (49.19%) SQL Server
2 117 (9.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 95 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 84 (7.17%) Relational Database
5 61 (5.21%) Oracle Database
6 52 (4.44%) MySQL
7 50 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (2.99%) MongoDB
11 31 (2.65%) DB2
12 29 (2.48%) RDBMS
13 28 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
14 26 (2.22%) NoSQL
15 24 (2.05%) MS Access
16 23 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
17 20 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 14 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
20 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 136 (11.61%) Visual Studio
2 120 (10.25%) Jenkins
3 105 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 98 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 85 (7.26%) Subversion
6 59 (5.04%) JIRA
7 45 (3.84%) TeamCity
8 38 (3.25%) Travis CI
9 30 (2.56%) Maven
10 28 (2.39%) Selenium
11 26 (2.22%) Ant
12 24 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (1.28%) NUnit
13 15 (1.28%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.20%) JUnit
14 14 (1.20%) MSI
15 13 (1.11%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.11%) Log4j
16 12 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (1.02%) JMeter
General
1 235 (20.07%) Finance
2 130 (11.10%) Banking
3 23 (1.96%) Retail
4 22 (1.88%) Back Office
5 20 (1.71%) Publishing
6 19 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.45%) Law
8 16 (1.37%) Marketing
8 16 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.94%) Military
12 7 (0.60%) Electronics
12 7 (0.60%) Front Office
12 7 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.51%) German Language
13 6 (0.51%) Legal
14 5 (0.43%) Advertising
14 5 (0.43%) Billing
15 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 353 (30.15%) Developer
2 155 (13.24%) .NET Developer
3 133 (11.36%) Analyst
4 106 (9.05%) C# Developer
5 99 (8.45%) Consultant
6 86 (7.34%) Support Engineer
7 84 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 82 (7.00%) Applications Support
9 77 (6.58%) Architect
10 69 (5.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 65 (5.55%) Support Analyst
12 64 (5.47%) Windows Engineer
13 63 (5.38%) Administrator
14 57 (4.87%) DevOps Engineer
15 51 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
16 50 (4.27%) SQL Developer
17 43 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 41 (3.50%) Web Developer
19 37 (3.16%) Server Engineer
20 34 (2.90%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (44.32%) .NET
2 265 (22.63%) HTML
3 205 (17.51%) ASP.NET
4 199 (16.99%) Web Services
5 196 (16.74%) CSS
6 173 (14.77%) jQuery
7 159 (13.58%) XML
8 156 (13.32%) .NET Framework
9 120 (10.25%) HTML5
10 89 (7.60%) AngularJS
11 83 (7.09%) WCF
12 73 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 63 (5.38%) Ajax
14 56 (4.78%) SOAP
15 54 (4.61%) J2EE
16 51 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 50 (4.27%) Middleware
18 45 (3.84%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (3.59%) Classic ASP
20 40 (3.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 78 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
1 78 (6.66%) Management Information System
2 74 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 62 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 44 (3.76%) Clustering
5 32 (2.73%) Client/Server
6 26 (2.22%) PKI
7 18 (1.54%) User Experience
8 17 (1.45%) DataPower
8 17 (1.45%) Driving Licence
8 17 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
9 15 (1.28%) Smartcard
10 14 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.11%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.11%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 11 (0.94%) CESG
13 11 (0.94%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 723 (61.74%) Windows
2 432 (36.89%) Windows Server
3 266 (22.72%) Linux
4 198 (16.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 153 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 148 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 101 (8.63%) Unix
8 86 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (3.93%) Windows 7
10 43 (3.67%) AIX
11 40 (3.42%) Solaris
12 26 (2.22%) zOS
13 23 (1.96%) CentOS
14 15 (1.28%) SUSE
15 12 (1.02%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.94%) Debian
17 9 (0.77%) Android
18 8 (0.68%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.60%) Apple iOS
19 7 (0.60%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (17.68%) ITIL
3 148 (12.64%) DevOps
4 146 (12.47%) MVC
5 129 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
6 117 (9.99%) Configuration Management
7 116 (9.91%) Web Development
8 91 (7.77%) Migration
9 79 (6.75%) Project Management
10 68 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 60 (5.12%) Change Management
11 60 (5.12%) Service Delivery
12 57 (4.87%) OO
13 52 (4.44%) CRM
13 52 (4.44%) High Availability
13 52 (4.44%) Information Security
13 52 (4.44%) TDD
14 51 (4.36%) Automated Testing
15 50 (4.27%) Problem Management
15 50 (4.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 515 (43.98%) SQL
2 323 (27.58%) C#
3 286 (24.42%) JavaScript
4 268 (22.89%) PowerShell
5 202 (17.25%) Java
6 88 (7.51%) T-SQL
7 84 (7.17%) Python
8 79 (6.75%) Perl
9 75 (6.40%) Bash Shell
10 72 (6.15%) PHP
11 62 (5.29%) VB
12 51 (4.36%) VBScript
13 47 (4.01%) VB.NET
14 46 (3.93%) Ruby
15 45 (3.84%) VBA
16 37 (3.16%) C++
17 27 (2.31%) C
18 18 (1.54%) VB6
19 16 (1.37%) PL/SQL
20 15 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 113 (9.65%) Degree
3 75 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 73 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (3.67%) CISSP
6 41 (3.50%) IISP
7 36 (3.07%) MCSE
8 34 (2.90%) DV Cleared
9 32 (2.73%) MCITP
10 31 (2.65%) MCTS
11 28 (2.39%) CISM
12 24 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (1.54%) MCP
14 16 (1.37%) CISA
14 16 (1.37%) MCSD
15 15 (1.28%) CCNA
15 15 (1.28%) MCSA
16 14 (1.20%) MCAD
16 14 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.27%) QA
2 45 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (3.07%) SLA
4 23 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 16 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (1.28%) ISO27005
7 14 (1.20%) ISO 9001
8 13 (1.11%) ISAE 3402
9 12 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 10 (0.85%) JSP 440
11 9 (0.77%) RMADS
12 8 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
12 8 (0.68%) WCAG
13 4 (0.34%) GPG13
14 2 (0.17%) HL7
14 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
15 1 (0.085%) COBIT
15 1 (0.085%) DICOM
System Software
1 307 (26.22%) Active Directory
2 181 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.84%) XenApp
4 40 (3.42%) Xen
5 34 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 32 (2.73%) XenServer
7 28 (2.39%) Hyper-V
7 28 (2.39%) VMware ESX
8 27 (2.31%) UAG
8 27 (2.31%) vSphere
9 22 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (1.79%) XenDesktop
11 16 (1.37%) Docker
12 14 (1.20%) NFS
13 11 (0.94%) ISA Server
14 10 (0.85%) Firmware
14 10 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (0.77%) SRDF
15 9 (0.77%) Terminal Server
16 8 (0.68%) Samba
Systems Management
1 102 (8.71%) Puppet
2 56 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
2 56 (4.78%) SCCM
3 46 (3.93%) Nagios
4 31 (2.65%) SCOM
5 26 (2.22%) Ansible
6 22 (1.88%) EdgeSight
7 19 (1.62%) WSUS
7 19 (1.62%) XenMobile
8 17 (1.45%) SCOrch
9 16 (1.37%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.94%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (0.94%) NetBackup
11 9 (0.77%) CA Single Sign-On
11 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
11 9 (0.77%) Terraform
12 8 (0.68%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 539 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 239 (20.41%) VMware
3 206 (17.59%) Oracle
4 104 (8.88%) Red Hat
5 102 (8.71%) Citrix
6 88 (7.51%) IBM
7 83 (7.09%) HP
8 65 (5.55%) Cisco
9 49 (4.18%) SAP
10 37 (3.16%) Google
11 31 (2.65%) Sybase
12 29 (2.48%) Atlassian
12 29 (2.48%) EMC
13 26 (2.22%) NetApp
14 24 (2.05%) AppSense
15 21 (1.79%) Intel Security
16 20 (1.71%) Informatica
17 19 (1.62%) CA
17 19 (1.62%) SafeCom
17 19 (1.62%) ThinPrint
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