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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 198 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing IIS 566 624 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.20% 1.33% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.60% 7.27% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 409 334
Average daily rate £363 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £22.04 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.09% -28.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.81 £38.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -26.54%
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
8572 8583 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5374 4918
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 300 304
Average hourly rate £19.96 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
London -11 248 £388 -0.64% 57
South East +10 130 £375 +10.70% 59
South West +5 34 £310 -19.48% 21
North West -49 33 £325 -3.70% 26
Yorkshire -13 32 £325 -7.14% 30
East of England -6 29 £363 -14.70% 14
North East -3 27 £408 +48.45% 6
East Midlands -11 21 £325 -8.45% 8
West Midlands -12 11 £310 +13.76% 8
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 690 (56.84%) Windows
2 628 (51.73%) SQL Server
3 598 (49.26%) .NET
4 594 (48.93%) Microsoft
5 504 (41.52%) SQL
6 437 (36.00%) Windows Server
7 381 (31.38%) C#
8 351 (28.91%) JavaScript
9 321 (26.44%) Active Directory
10 295 (24.30%) VMware
11 291 (23.97%) HTML
12 271 (22.32%) ASP.NET
13 266 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
14 244 (20.10%) PowerShell
15 242 (19.93%) DNS
16 234 (19.28%) Linux
17 225 (18.53%) Windows Server 2008
18 221 (18.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 219 (18.04%) CSS
20 217 (17.87%) MS Excel
21 211 (17.38%) Web Services
22 205 (16.89%) Finance
23 184 (15.16%) Oracle
24 179 (14.74%) jQuery
25 178 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
26 176 (14.50%) Team Foundation Server
26 176 (14.50%) Java
27 175 (14.42%) ITIL
28 172 (14.17%) TCP/IP
29 169 (13.92%) Apache

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 169 (13.92%) Apache
2 161 (13.26%) SharePoint
3 142 (11.70%) Tomcat
4 139 (11.45%) WebSphere
5 95 (7.83%) MS Exchange
6 83 (6.84%) nginx
7 78 (6.43%) Jetty
8 54 (4.45%) CMS
9 47 (3.87%) JBoss
10 45 (3.71%) BizTalk Server
11 43 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (3.13%) Skype for Business
13 32 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 28 (2.31%) WebLogic
15 26 (2.14%) Umbraco
16 24 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
17 20 (1.65%) Confluence
17 20 (1.65%) Node.js
17 20 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (1.24%) iPlanet
Applications
1 217 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 64 (5.27%) MS Office
3 30 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.07%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.33%) MS Project
9 3 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 23 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.74%) BusinessWare
3 9 (0.74%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.33%) FastStats
4 4 (0.33%) Relativity
4 4 (0.33%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.16%) Global One
7 1 (0.082%) Documaker
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.082%) RMDS
7 1 (0.082%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.082%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 131 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 58 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
4 56 (4.61%) Google App Engine
4 56 (4.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 50 (4.12%) Office 365
6 47 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (1.48%) SaaS
8 17 (1.40%) IaaS
9 15 (1.24%) PaaS
10 13 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.07%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.99%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
12 10 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.74%) Amazon Glacier
14 8 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
15 6 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
16 5 (0.41%) GitHub
17 4 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 242 (19.93%) DNS
2 172 (14.17%) TCP/IP
3 160 (13.18%) DHCP
4 129 (10.63%) Firewall
5 118 (9.72%) HTTP
6 115 (9.47%) SSL
7 109 (8.98%) FTP
8 105 (8.65%) Internet
9 95 (7.83%) SAN
10 72 (5.93%) IPsec
11 45 (3.71%) WAN
12 42 (3.46%) LAN
12 42 (3.46%) VPN
13 34 (2.80%) SMTP
14 31 (2.55%) Intranet
15 29 (2.39%) iSCSI
16 28 (2.31%) NetScaler
17 26 (2.14%) VLAN
18 25 (2.06%) LDAP
18 25 (2.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (51.73%) SQL Server
2 161 (13.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 68 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 56 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 49 (4.04%) Oracle Database
9 34 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 33 (2.72%) DB2
11 32 (2.64%) MySQL
12 29 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 29 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 25 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (1.98%) NoSQL
15 18 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.48%) MS Access
15 18 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 176 (14.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 134 (11.04%) Visual Studio
3 128 (10.54%) Jenkins
4 79 (6.51%) Git (software)
5 67 (5.52%) Subversion
6 50 (4.12%) TeamCity
7 38 (3.13%) Selenium
8 33 (2.72%) SpecFlow
9 30 (2.47%) JIRA
10 28 (2.31%) NUnit
11 21 (1.73%) Microsoft Blend
12 18 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.15%) Eclipse
13 14 (1.15%) MSI
14 13 (1.07%) Log4j
14 13 (1.07%) WiX
15 12 (0.99%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.74%) JUnit
17 8 (0.66%) Ant
17 8 (0.66%) CruiseControl
General
1 205 (16.89%) Finance
2 101 (8.32%) Banking
3 27 (2.22%) Back Office
4 26 (2.14%) Retail
5 20 (1.65%) Marketing
6 16 (1.32%) Publishing
7 13 (1.07%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.74%) Military
9 6 (0.49%) Games
9 6 (0.49%) Law
9 6 (0.49%) Local Government
10 5 (0.41%) Billing
10 5 (0.41%) Front Office
11 4 (0.33%) Advertising
11 4 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.082%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 411 (33.86%) Developer
2 210 (17.30%) .NET Developer
3 118 (9.72%) C# Developer
4 111 (9.14%) Analyst
5 107 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 88 (7.25%) Consultant
7 85 (7.00%) Administrator
7 85 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 74 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
9 67 (5.52%) Applications Support
9 67 (5.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 67 (5.52%) SQL Developer
10 61 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 57 (4.70%) Architect
11 57 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (4.37%) Support Analyst
12 53 (4.37%) Support Engineer
13 43 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
13 43 (3.54%) Applications Engineer
13 43 (3.54%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 598 (49.26%) .NET
2 291 (23.97%) HTML
3 271 (22.32%) ASP.NET
4 219 (18.04%) CSS
5 211 (17.38%) Web Services
6 179 (14.74%) jQuery
7 157 (12.93%) .NET Framework
8 148 (12.19%) XML
9 124 (10.21%) HTML5
10 89 (7.33%) AngularJS
10 89 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 89 (7.33%) WCF
11 85 (7.00%) J2EE
12 74 (6.10%) Servlets
13 69 (5.68%) Ajax
14 58 (4.78%) SOAP
15 47 (3.87%) RESTful
16 45 (3.71%) CSS3
16 45 (3.71%) KnockoutJS
17 43 (3.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 120 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 54 (4.45%) Management Information System
4 45 (3.71%) Clustering
5 44 (3.62%) User Experience
6 34 (2.80%) Computer Science
7 28 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.89%) RIA
9 22 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 22 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
11 15 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.15%) PKI
13 11 (0.91%) AS400
13 11 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.82%) CESG
14 10 (0.82%) DataPower
14 10 (0.82%) FMCG
14 10 (0.82%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 690 (56.84%) Windows
2 437 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 234 (19.28%) Linux
4 225 (18.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 178 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 151 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (5.93%) Unix
8 50 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (3.95%) Windows 7
10 37 (3.05%) AIX
11 33 (2.72%) Solaris
12 21 (1.73%) zOS
13 19 (1.57%) Windows XP
14 13 (1.07%) Debian
14 13 (1.07%) SUSE
15 11 (0.91%) Android
16 9 (0.74%) CentOS
16 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.66%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (14.42%) ITIL
3 161 (13.26%) DevOps
4 153 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
5 147 (12.11%) MVC
6 134 (11.04%) Configuration Management
7 115 (9.47%) Unit Testing
8 98 (8.07%) Automated Testing
9 82 (6.75%) Change Management
9 82 (6.75%) Migration
10 78 (6.43%) Web Development
11 72 (5.93%) OO
12 63 (5.19%) TDD
13 56 (4.61%) Project Management
13 56 (4.61%) Scrum
14 51 (4.20%) Information Security
15 50 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 50 (4.12%) Service Delivery
15 50 (4.12%) Workflow
16 49 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 504 (41.52%) SQL
2 381 (31.38%) C#
3 351 (28.91%) JavaScript
4 244 (20.10%) PowerShell
5 176 (14.50%) Java
6 86 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 74 (6.10%) VB
8 58 (4.78%) PHP
9 54 (4.45%) VB.NET
10 45 (3.71%) C++
11 42 (3.46%) VBA
12 40 (3.29%) VBScript
13 37 (3.05%) Python
14 33 (2.72%) Perl
15 25 (2.06%) C
16 24 (1.98%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.48%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.32%) Ruby
19 11 (0.91%) Shell Script
20 9 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 115 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 93 (7.66%) Degree
3 77 (6.34%) SC Cleared
4 63 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (3.05%) CISSP
5 37 (3.05%) MCSE
5 37 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (2.88%) IISP
7 31 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (1.73%) DV Cleared
8 21 (1.73%) MCITP
8 21 (1.73%) MCP
9 18 (1.48%) CISM
9 18 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.48%) MCSA
10 16 (1.32%) CCNA
11 11 (0.91%) CCNP
11 11 (0.91%) CLAS
12 10 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (0.74%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.04%) SLA
2 48 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (3.46%) QA
4 24 (1.98%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 11 (0.91%) RMADS
6 9 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.66%) ISO27005
7 8 (0.66%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.66%) WCAG
8 7 (0.58%) ISAE 3402
8 7 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.25%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.16%) HL7
11 1 (0.082%) COBIT
11 1 (0.082%) SDET
System Software
1 321 (26.44%) Active Directory
2 221 (18.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (5.19%) Xen
4 58 (4.78%) vSphere
5 45 (3.71%) XenApp
6 42 (3.46%) Hyper-V
7 26 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 22 (1.81%) XenServer
9 19 (1.57%) ISA Server
10 18 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (1.07%) Terminal Server
13 12 (0.99%) BitLocker
14 11 (0.91%) UAG
14 11 (0.91%) vCloud
15 10 (0.82%) ClearTrust
16 9 (0.74%) Docker
16 9 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
16 9 (0.74%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 84 (6.92%) Puppet
2 73 (6.01%) SCCM
3 58 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (2.72%) SCOM
5 31 (2.55%) Nagios
6 20 (1.65%) WSUS
7 16 (1.32%) SCOrch
8 14 (1.15%) CA Single Sign-On
8 14 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 13 (1.07%) Ansible
10 12 (0.99%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.66%) BladeLogic
11 8 (0.66%) Cacti
11 8 (0.66%) vRealize
12 7 (0.58%) HP UCMDB
12 7 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.49%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 594 (48.93%) Microsoft
2 295 (24.30%) VMware
3 184 (15.16%) Oracle
4 92 (7.58%) Citrix
5 88 (7.25%) Cisco
6 84 (6.92%) IBM
7 79 (6.51%) Google
8 67 (5.52%) HP
9 50 (4.12%) Red Hat
10 45 (3.71%) EMC
11 34 (2.80%) Dell
12 26 (2.14%) SAP
13 23 (1.89%) CA
14 22 (1.81%) CheckPoint
14 22 (1.81%) NetApp
15 18 (1.48%) Splunk
15 18 (1.48%) Sybase
16 16 (1.32%) Intel Security
16 16 (1.32%) Rackspace
16 16 (1.32%) Siebel
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