The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 168 176 187
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing IIS 702 630 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.26% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.21% 6.93% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 442 313
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £18.60 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.40 £38.40 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
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
9742 9085 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.58% 18.10% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6330 5451 4759
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 380 396
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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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
London +1 304 £400 - 89
South East -12 151 £325 - 36
Yorkshire +27 67 £363 +11.53% 24
South West +15 62 £375 +15.38% 25
North West -5 41 £310 -1.58% 22
East of England -13 32 £375 -3.22% 25
East Midlands +7 21 £325 - 9
West Midlands +6 21 £275 -12.69% 18
North East -16 3 £300 -15.49% 4
Midlands +1 1 - -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 961 (65.29%) Windows
2 740 (50.27%) SQL Server
3 669 (45.45%) SQL
4 613 (41.64%) .NET
5 601 (40.83%) Microsoft
6 430 (29.21%) VMware
7 407 (27.65%) Active Directory
8 361 (24.52%) PowerShell
8 361 (24.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 337 (22.89%) C#
10 319 (21.67%) Linux
11 293 (19.90%) ITIL
12 275 (18.68%) JavaScript
13 269 (18.27%) ASP.NET
14 267 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 262 (17.80%) Oracle
16 256 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 247 (16.78%) DNS
18 243 (16.51%) HTML
18 243 (16.51%) SharePoint
19 240 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
20 220 (14.95%) Firewall
21 212 (14.40%) Finance
22 203 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
23 192 (13.04%) Java
24 187 (12.70%) Web Services
25 186 (12.64%) Tomcat
26 185 (12.57%) Migration
27 178 (12.09%) XML
28 176 (11.96%) Apache

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 243 (16.51%) SharePoint
2 186 (12.64%) Tomcat
3 176 (11.96%) Apache
4 125 (8.49%) MS Exchange
5 95 (6.45%) WebSphere
6 90 (6.11%) JBoss
7 79 (5.37%) BizTalk Server
8 64 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 55 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (2.92%) Lync
11 42 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 34 (2.31%) CMS
13 33 (2.24%) nginx
14 31 (2.11%) WebLogic
15 26 (1.77%) Jetty
16 25 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
17 24 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
18 22 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
19 21 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
20 18 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 148 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.89%) MS Office
3 28 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.61%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.48%) MS Project
8 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 35 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.02%) RMDS
3 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.54%) Tridion
5 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.27%) ResourceLink
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.068%) Global One
10 1 (0.068%) Summit
10 1 (0.068%) Agresso
10 1 (0.068%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 148 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (3.74%) Office 365
4 40 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.77%) Google App Engine
6 26 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.02%) IaaS
7 15 (1.02%) Google Analytics
8 14 (0.95%) SaaS
9 10 (0.68%) PaaS
10 8 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
11 6 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.34%) Yammer
13 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 247 (16.78%) DNS
2 220 (14.95%) Firewall
3 169 (11.48%) SAN
4 133 (9.04%) TCP/IP
5 130 (8.83%) DHCP
6 100 (6.79%) Internet
7 97 (6.59%) HTTP
8 91 (6.18%) SSL
9 81 (5.50%) WAN
10 66 (4.48%) VPN
11 59 (4.01%) LAN
12 57 (3.87%) LDAP
12 57 (3.87%) NAS
13 53 (3.60%) FTP
14 39 (2.65%) VLAN
15 38 (2.58%) Intranet
16 31 (2.11%) NetScaler
17 28 (1.90%) IPsec
18 27 (1.83%) Network Security
19 26 (1.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 740 (50.27%) SQL Server
2 161 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (5.84%) Oracle Database
5 80 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 71 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 67 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (3.87%) Relational Database
9 56 (3.80%) MySQL
10 32 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 26 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (1.49%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (1.29%) DTS
15 17 (1.15%) DB2
15 17 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.88%) Hadoop
17 12 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
18 9 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 154 (10.46%) Visual Studio
2 134 (9.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (6.11%) Subversion
4 88 (5.98%) Jenkins
5 77 (5.23%) Git (software)
6 61 (4.14%) TeamCity
7 53 (3.60%) JIRA
8 39 (2.65%) MSBuild
9 32 (2.17%) Maven
9 32 (2.17%) Ant
10 29 (1.97%) NUnit
11 24 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 22 (1.49%) Gradle
13 21 (1.43%) Mercurial
14 20 (1.36%) ReSharper
15 17 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (1.02%) Selenium
17 12 (0.82%) CruiseControl
17 12 (0.82%) Moq
18 11 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 212 (14.40%) Finance
2 73 (4.96%) Banking
3 39 (2.65%) Retail
4 28 (1.90%) Law
5 27 (1.83%) Marketing
6 24 (1.63%) Back Office
7 19 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.22%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.95%) Games
11 13 (0.88%) Legal
12 11 (0.75%) Front Office
13 9 (0.61%) Publishing
14 8 (0.54%) Automotive
15 6 (0.41%) Electronics
15 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.34%) Local Government
17 3 (0.20%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.20%) Advertising
18 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 313 (21.26%) Developer
2 211 (14.33%) Analyst
3 140 (9.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 137 (9.31%) .NET Developer
5 121 (8.22%) Applications Support
6 104 (7.07%) Architect
7 100 (6.79%) Administrator
8 99 (6.73%) Support Analyst
9 79 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
10 73 (4.96%) Consultant
11 71 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 69 (4.69%) Support Engineer
12 69 (4.69%) C# Developer
13 66 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
14 60 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
14 60 (4.08%) Web Engineer
15 57 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
16 50 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
17 41 (2.79%) Server Engineer
18 35 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (41.64%) .NET
2 269 (18.27%) ASP.NET
3 243 (16.51%) HTML
4 187 (12.70%) Web Services
5 178 (12.09%) XML
6 163 (11.07%) CSS
7 135 (9.17%) .NET Framework
7 135 (9.17%) jQuery
8 89 (6.05%) WCF
9 76 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (4.69%) SOAP
11 64 (4.35%) Middleware
12 62 (4.21%) HTML5
13 52 (3.53%) J2EE
13 52 (3.53%) AngularJS
14 42 (2.85%) Ajax
15 40 (2.72%) LINQ
15 40 (2.72%) REST
16 38 (2.58%) XSLT
17 34 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.73%) Clustering
3 64 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 49 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 43 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 34 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (1.90%) PKI
8 27 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 26 (1.77%) Replication
9 26 (1.77%) Computer Science
10 23 (1.56%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.29%) Blackberry
12 15 (1.02%) User Experience
13 14 (0.95%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.95%) Data Integration
13 14 (0.95%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.95%) NHS
14 13 (0.88%) Mobile App
14 13 (0.88%) FlexPod
14 13 (0.88%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 961 (65.29%) Windows
2 361 (24.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 319 (21.67%) Linux
4 256 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 240 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 124 (8.42%) UNIX
7 104 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (2.85%) Windows 7
9 36 (2.45%) Solaris
10 22 (1.49%) AIX
11 21 (1.43%) Windows XP
11 21 (1.43%) CentOS
12 20 (1.36%) SUSE
13 19 (1.29%) Windows 2000
14 18 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
15 16 (1.09%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.88%) Android
17 12 (0.82%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.82%) Debian
18 11 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (19.90%) ITIL
2 203 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (12.57%) Migration
4 140 (9.51%) MVC
5 123 (8.36%) E-Commerce
5 123 (8.36%) DevOps
6 112 (7.61%) Configuration Management
7 110 (7.47%) Load Balancing
8 100 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (5.71%) Web Development
10 83 (5.64%) SDLC
11 73 (4.96%) Unit Testing
12 70 (4.76%) CRM
13 64 (4.35%) Problem Management
14 62 (4.21%) Project Management
14 62 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
15 60 (4.08%) Change Management
16 58 (3.94%) Release Management
17 57 (3.87%) Service Delivery
18 56 (3.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 669 (45.45%) SQL
2 361 (24.52%) PowerShell
3 337 (22.89%) C#
4 275 (18.68%) JavaScript
5 192 (13.04%) Java
6 107 (7.27%) T-SQL
7 98 (6.66%) VB
8 86 (5.84%) Python
9 70 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 62 (4.21%) Perl
11 60 (4.08%) C++
12 48 (3.26%) VBScript
13 42 (2.85%) PHP
14 39 (2.65%) Bash Shell
15 32 (2.17%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.90%) VB6
17 24 (1.63%) Ruby
18 22 (1.49%) PL/SQL
19 13 (0.88%) C
20 6 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 108 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 87 (5.91%) Degree
3 86 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 54 (3.67%) MCSE
6 40 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (2.45%) CISSP
8 24 (1.63%) MCITP
8 24 (1.63%) DV Cleared
9 23 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.22%) CISM
11 15 (1.02%) MCP
12 13 (0.88%) MCSA
13 10 (0.68%) CCNA
14 7 (0.48%) CCNP
15 6 (0.41%) MCSD
15 6 (0.41%) CISA
15 6 (0.41%) CEH
15 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.33%) SLA
2 33 (2.24%) QA
3 32 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.20%) COBIT
6 3 (0.20%) HL7
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.068%) WCAG
8 1 (0.068%) WAI
8 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
System Software
1 407 (27.65%) Active Directory
2 267 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (8.63%) vSphere
4 95 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 89 (6.05%) VMware ESX
6 49 (3.33%) XenApp
7 43 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (1.83%) Xen
9 25 (1.70%) XenServer
10 21 (1.43%) NFS
10 21 (1.43%) vCloud
11 19 (1.29%) ISA Server
12 18 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 16 (1.09%) Terminal Services
14 15 (1.02%) KVM
15 13 (0.88%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.82%) Terminal Server
17 10 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
18 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 8 (0.54%) UAG
Systems Management
1 98 (6.66%) Puppet
2 73 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (4.21%) SCCM
4 61 (4.14%) SCOM
5 42 (2.85%) BladeLogic
6 35 (2.38%) Nagios
7 28 (1.90%) WSUS
7 28 (1.90%) ITRS Geneos
8 17 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.88%) Backup Exec
10 12 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (0.82%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (0.82%) Ansible
11 11 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (0.75%) ZABBIX
11 11 (0.75%) Unicenter
12 10 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (0.61%) Zenoss
13 9 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 601 (40.83%) Microsoft
2 430 (29.21%) VMware
3 262 (17.80%) Oracle
4 134 (9.10%) Citrix
5 120 (8.15%) Cisco
5 120 (8.15%) Red Hat
6 102 (6.93%) IBM
7 80 (5.43%) HP
8 72 (4.89%) EMC
9 71 (4.82%) NetApp
10 45 (3.06%) Dell
11 43 (2.92%) Google
12 37 (2.51%) F5
13 34 (2.31%) TIBCO
13 34 (2.31%) Symantec
14 32 (2.17%) Splunk
15 30 (2.04%) Juniper
16 24 (1.63%) SolarWinds
17 22 (1.49%) CheckPoint
18 21 (1.43%) webMethods
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
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London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Up to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £175 per day + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Wallace HCL
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £600 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £356.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: Up to £220 per day
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London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - 340 per day
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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