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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 166 153 129
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing IIS 674 667 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.41% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.31% 7.85% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 404 387
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 19
Average hourly rate £28.10 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.35% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £15.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £36.00 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +9.10%
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
9220 8494 8145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.99% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6064 5292 4677
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 363 424
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -13 257 £410 -3.52% 67
South East -17 154 £375 -9.63% 43
East of England +3 72 £375 +13.63% 21
North West +19 53 £375 +22.95% 13
Yorkshire +7 42 £325 +44.44% 11
South West -31 31 £370 +25.42% 18
East Midlands +8 25 £350 +16.66% 8
West Midlands -31 22 £350 -15.15% 18
North East -12 19 £275 - 4
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 822 (60.53%) Windows
2 610 (44.92%) Microsoft
3 608 (44.77%) .NET
4 606 (44.62%) SQL Server
5 532 (39.18%) SQL
6 456 (33.58%) Active Directory
7 331 (24.37%) VMware
8 323 (23.78%) C#
9 316 (23.27%) DNS
10 313 (23.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 298 (21.94%) JavaScript
12 293 (21.58%) HTML
13 287 (21.13%) ASP.NET
14 265 (19.51%) CSS
15 235 (17.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 230 (16.94%) PowerShell
17 227 (16.72%) Web Services
18 216 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
19 214 (15.76%) MS Excel
20 204 (15.02%) ITIL
21 190 (13.99%) Linux
22 189 (13.92%) XML
23 188 (13.84%) SharePoint
24 183 (13.48%) Oracle
25 180 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
26 179 (13.18%) Apache
27 174 (12.81%) Finance
28 164 (12.08%) DHCP
28 164 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
29 159 (11.71%) Firewall

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 188 (13.84%) SharePoint
2 179 (13.18%) Apache
3 121 (8.91%) MS Exchange
4 91 (6.70%) Tomcat
5 69 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 67 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
7 63 (4.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 59 (4.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 51 (3.76%) CMS
9 51 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
11 39 (2.87%) Lync
12 31 (2.28%) WebLogic
13 30 (2.21%) IBM HTTP Server
14 26 (1.91%) JBoss
15 25 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (1.84%) IBM Notes
15 25 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 22 (1.62%) Umbraco
17 20 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 214 (15.76%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.61%) MS Office
3 17 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.88%) MS Project
6 11 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.59%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.074%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.52%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.22%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.15%) Agresso
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) RMDS
7 1 (0.074%) Cordys
7 1 (0.074%) assyst
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.074%) Maximo
7 1 (0.074%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 116 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.55%) Office 365
4 20 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.88%) IaaS
6 10 (0.74%) SaaS
7 8 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.52%) PaaS
9 6 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.44%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.29%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.15%) Route 53
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.074%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.074%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 316 (23.27%) DNS
2 164 (12.08%) DHCP
3 159 (11.71%) Firewall
4 156 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 152 (11.19%) SAN
6 130 (9.57%) Internet
7 110 (8.10%) FTP
8 95 (7.00%) SSL
9 89 (6.55%) HTTP
10 66 (4.86%) VLAN
11 65 (4.79%) VPN
12 61 (4.49%) NAS
13 54 (3.98%) WAN
14 47 (3.46%) LDAP
15 45 (3.31%) LAN
16 43 (3.17%) Intranet
17 29 (2.14%) SMTP
18 28 (2.06%) Network Security
18 28 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (1.91%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 606 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 154 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 80 (5.89%) MySQL
5 51 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 45 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 32 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 25 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
10 24 (1.77%) DB2
11 21 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (0.81%) DTS
15 10 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.66%) RavenDB
17 8 (0.59%) EDRMS
18 7 (0.52%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 149 (10.97%) Visual Studio
2 97 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (2.87%) TeamCity
4 34 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 29 (2.14%) Subversion
6 26 (1.91%) JIRA
7 21 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 20 (1.47%) NUnit
9 18 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 17 (1.25%) MSBuild
11 16 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (0.81%) Axure RP
12 11 (0.81%) Selenium
13 9 (0.66%) StyleCop
13 9 (0.66%) MSI
13 9 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 8 (0.59%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.59%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.59%) FxCop
15 7 (0.52%) FinalBuilder
General
1 174 (12.81%) Finance
2 75 (5.52%) Banking
3 37 (2.72%) Retail
4 35 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.43%) Legal
6 31 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.69%) Publishing
8 20 (1.47%) Marketing
9 15 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.88%) Front Office
10 12 (0.88%) Law
11 11 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.74%) Advertising
13 9 (0.66%) Military
14 7 (0.52%) Games
14 7 (0.52%) Electronics
15 5 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.37%) Back Office
16 3 (0.22%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 336 (24.74%) Developer
2 144 (10.60%) .NET Developer
3 139 (10.24%) Analyst
4 133 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 89 (6.55%) Administrator
6 86 (6.33%) Architect
7 81 (5.96%) Consultant
8 80 (5.89%) Web Engineer
9 59 (4.34%) Support Engineer
10 50 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 45 (3.31%) Support Analyst
11 45 (3.31%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
12 42 (3.09%) Applications Support
13 38 (2.80%) Senior Developer
14 37 (2.72%) Web Developer
15 36 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
15 36 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
16 32 (2.36%) Wintel Engineer
17 29 (2.14%) C# .NET Developer
17 29 (2.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (44.77%) .NET
2 293 (21.58%) HTML
3 287 (21.13%) ASP.NET
4 265 (19.51%) CSS
5 227 (16.72%) Web Services
6 189 (13.92%) XML
7 153 (11.27%) jQuery
8 131 (9.65%) .NET Framework
9 129 (9.50%) WCF
10 92 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 89 (6.55%) Ajax
12 71 (5.23%) HTML5
13 63 (4.64%) XSLT
14 62 (4.57%) Middleware
15 39 (2.87%) J2EE
16 35 (2.58%) XHTML
17 33 (2.43%) SOAP
18 32 (2.36%) WPF
19 31 (2.28%) LINQ
20 30 (2.21%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.57%) Clustering
2 86 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 37 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.36%) Client/Server
6 30 (2.21%) Replication
6 30 (2.21%) User Experience
7 25 (1.84%) PKI
8 23 (1.69%) Open Source
8 23 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 20 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (1.10%) W3C
10 15 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.88%) Mobile App
11 12 (0.88%) NHS
12 11 (0.81%) Social Media
12 11 (0.81%) Web 2.0
12 11 (0.81%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.74%) Blog
13 10 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 822 (60.53%) Windows
2 313 (23.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 235 (17.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 190 (13.99%) Linux
5 164 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (5.60%) UNIX
7 72 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (3.90%) Windows 7
9 48 (3.53%) Windows XP
10 34 (2.50%) Solaris
10 34 (2.50%) AIX
11 31 (2.28%) SUSE
12 22 (1.62%) Windows 2000
13 19 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
15 14 (1.03%) Windows 8
16 12 (0.88%) CentOS
17 11 (0.81%) Windows NT
17 11 (0.81%) Apple iOS
18 8 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (15.02%) ITIL
3 145 (10.68%) MVC
4 123 (9.06%) E-Commerce
5 113 (8.32%) Migration
6 93 (6.85%) Change Management
7 79 (5.82%) OO
8 75 (5.52%) Project Management
9 73 (5.38%) DevOps
10 72 (5.30%) Load Balancing
10 72 (5.30%) Configuration Management
11 71 (5.23%) TDD
12 69 (5.08%) Web Development
13 58 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 57 (4.20%) Unit Testing
15 55 (4.05%) Problem Management
16 54 (3.98%) Incident Management
16 54 (3.98%) CRM
17 51 (3.76%) Scrum
18 50 (3.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 532 (39.18%) SQL
2 323 (23.78%) C#
3 298 (21.94%) JavaScript
4 230 (16.94%) PowerShell
5 119 (8.76%) Java
6 90 (6.63%) VBScript
7 84 (6.19%) VB
7 84 (6.19%) T-SQL
8 58 (4.27%) PHP
9 52 (3.83%) VB.NET
10 36 (2.65%) PL/SQL
11 32 (2.36%) Python
12 31 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 29 (2.14%) VB6
14 27 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.84%) Perl
16 19 (1.40%) Ruby
17 16 (1.18%) C++
17 16 (1.18%) C
18 13 (0.96%) Jython
Qualifications
1 115 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (7.58%) Degree
3 88 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 70 (5.15%) MCSE
5 53 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 42 (3.09%) CISSP
7 28 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (1.91%) CISM
9 25 (1.84%) MCITP
9 25 (1.84%) DV Cleared
9 25 (1.84%) CCNA
10 22 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (1.62%) MCTS
11 17 (1.25%) CISA
12 14 (1.03%) MCSA
13 13 (0.96%) MCP
13 13 (0.96%) CRISC
14 12 (0.88%) CEH
15 8 (0.59%) GIAC
16 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.49%) SLA
2 59 (4.34%) QA
3 15 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.59%) HL7
6 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.29%) WAI
7 4 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.074%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 456 (33.58%) Active Directory
2 180 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (10.60%) vSphere
4 73 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 70 (5.15%) VMware ESX
6 43 (3.17%) Terminal Services
7 40 (2.95%) XenApp
8 26 (1.91%) ISA Server
9 25 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (1.25%) FreeRADIUS
11 15 (1.10%) Firmware
12 14 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 13 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
14 12 (0.88%) UAG
14 12 (0.88%) NFS
14 12 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (0.66%) XenServer
15 9 (0.66%) Xen
16 8 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
17 7 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 124 (9.13%) SCCM
2 122 (8.98%) SCOM
3 36 (2.65%) NetBackup
4 31 (2.28%) Puppet
5 30 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.14%) BladeLogic
7 21 (1.55%) WSUS
8 20 (1.47%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.33%) Backup Exec
10 15 (1.10%) OpenView
11 13 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
12 12 (0.88%) HP SIM
12 12 (0.88%) WMI
13 11 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 10 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
14 10 (0.74%) Nagios
14 10 (0.74%) Nessus
15 9 (0.66%) Control-M
16 8 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 610 (44.92%) Microsoft
2 331 (24.37%) VMware
3 183 (13.48%) Oracle
4 152 (11.19%) Citrix
5 114 (8.39%) HP
5 114 (8.39%) Cisco
6 95 (7.00%) IBM
7 71 (5.23%) Red Hat
8 56 (4.12%) EMC
9 43 (3.17%) Dell
10 42 (3.09%) NetApp
11 37 (2.72%) Lotus
12 35 (2.58%) Symantec
13 32 (2.36%) F5
14 31 (2.28%) CheckPoint
15 30 (2.21%) Akamai
16 28 (2.06%) Adobe
17 27 (1.99%) Google
18 24 (1.77%) Splunk
19 22 (1.62%) Intel
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