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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 160 160 176
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing IIS 729 653 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.36% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 7.63% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 443 313
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £13.90 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -
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
9335 8561 7853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.42% 17.88% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6016 5205 4506
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 346 411
Average hourly rate £20.60 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +6 337 £400 - 105
South East -19 141 £323 -0.76% 54
Yorkshire +29 92 £300 -1.63% 35
South West -12 43 £350 -6.66% 15
North West -18 40 £300 - 22
East of England +4 36 £370 +5.82% 17
West Midlands +4 24 £288 -11.53% 20
East Midlands +4 17 £305 - 9
North East -13 10 £300 -15.49% 3
Midlands - 1 - -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 978 (67.96%) Windows
2 715 (49.69%) SQL Server
3 611 (42.46%) SQL
4 602 (41.83%) .NET
5 593 (41.21%) Microsoft
6 419 (29.12%) VMware
7 404 (28.08%) Active Directory
8 353 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 351 (24.39%) Linux
10 315 (21.89%) C#
11 301 (20.92%) PowerShell
12 293 (20.36%) ITIL
13 268 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 263 (18.28%) Oracle
15 250 (17.37%) SharePoint
16 247 (17.16%) DNS
17 243 (16.89%) ASP.NET
18 242 (16.82%) Firewall
18 242 (16.82%) Windows Server 2012
19 235 (16.33%) JavaScript
20 234 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
21 226 (15.71%) HTML
22 209 (14.52%) Java
23 205 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
24 200 (13.90%) Apache
25 195 (13.55%) Finance
26 191 (13.27%) Web Services
27 188 (13.06%) XML
28 185 (12.86%) Tomcat
28 185 (12.86%) Migration

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 250 (17.37%) SharePoint
2 200 (13.90%) Apache
3 185 (12.86%) Tomcat
4 137 (9.52%) MS Exchange
5 101 (7.02%) WebSphere
6 84 (5.84%) BizTalk Server
7 75 (5.21%) JBoss
8 63 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 62 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 42 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
11 40 (2.78%) CMS
12 39 (2.71%) Lync
13 37 (2.57%) nginx
14 36 (2.50%) WebLogic
15 30 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
15 30 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
16 26 (1.81%) Jetty
16 26 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
16 26 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
16 26 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 150 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 67 (4.66%) MS Office
3 18 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.49%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 31 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.11%) RMDS
3 9 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.56%) Tridion
5 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.28%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.069%) Global One
9 1 (0.069%) Summit
9 1 (0.069%) Agresso
9 1 (0.069%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 154 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (4.86%) Office 365
4 36 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.74%) Google App Engine
6 25 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (1.60%) IaaS
8 14 (0.97%) SaaS
9 13 (0.90%) PaaS
10 8 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
11 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.35%) Yammer
12 5 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 247 (17.16%) DNS
2 242 (16.82%) Firewall
3 168 (11.67%) SAN
4 135 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 133 (9.24%) DHCP
6 119 (8.27%) HTTP
7 106 (7.37%) Internet
8 102 (7.09%) SSL
9 90 (6.25%) VPN
10 85 (5.91%) WAN
11 81 (5.63%) LDAP
12 67 (4.66%) LAN
13 58 (4.03%) NAS
14 48 (3.34%) FTP
15 46 (3.20%) VLAN
16 39 (2.71%) SMTP
17 38 (2.64%) Network Security
18 35 (2.43%) IPsec
18 35 (2.43%) Intranet
19 29 (2.02%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 139 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 97 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (5.91%) Oracle Database
5 76 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 70 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 68 (4.73%) MySQL
8 66 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 55 (3.82%) Relational Database
10 33 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
11 25 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.39%) DTS
13 20 (1.39%) RDBMS
14 19 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (1.25%) DB2
16 16 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (1.04%) MongoDB
18 14 (0.97%) Hadoop
19 12 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 146 (10.15%) Visual Studio
2 121 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (7.92%) Subversion
4 105 (7.30%) Jenkins
5 84 (5.84%) Git (software)
6 64 (4.45%) JIRA
7 56 (3.89%) TeamCity
8 40 (2.78%) Ant
9 38 (2.64%) Maven
10 36 (2.50%) MSBuild
11 25 (1.74%) Gradle
12 23 (1.60%) Mercurial
13 17 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 17 (1.18%) NUnit
14 15 (1.04%) Introscope
15 14 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (0.90%) JMeter
16 13 (0.90%) ReSharper
17 12 (0.83%) Selenium
18 9 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 195 (13.55%) Finance
2 60 (4.17%) Banking
3 41 (2.85%) Retail
4 33 (2.29%) Marketing
5 29 (2.02%) Law
6 23 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.18%) Back Office
9 15 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.97%) Games
11 13 (0.90%) Legal
12 12 (0.83%) Front Office
13 11 (0.76%) Publishing
14 8 (0.56%) Electronics
14 8 (0.56%) Automotive
15 6 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.35%) Local Government
17 4 (0.28%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Advertising
18 2 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 302 (20.99%) Developer
2 199 (13.83%) Analyst
3 134 (9.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 112 (7.78%) .NET Developer
5 106 (7.37%) Architect
6 104 (7.23%) Administrator
7 93 (6.46%) Applications Support
8 85 (5.91%) Support Analyst
9 77 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
10 76 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 71 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
12 66 (4.59%) Consultant
13 62 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
13 62 (4.31%) C# Developer
14 61 (4.24%) Support Engineer
15 53 (3.68%) Web Engineer
16 47 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
17 40 (2.78%) Server Engineer
18 38 (2.64%) Applications Support Analyst
19 37 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (41.83%) .NET
2 243 (16.89%) ASP.NET
3 226 (15.71%) HTML
4 191 (13.27%) Web Services
5 188 (13.06%) XML
6 154 (10.70%) CSS
7 120 (8.34%) .NET Framework
8 116 (8.06%) jQuery
9 92 (6.39%) WCF
10 66 (4.59%) Middleware
11 65 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (4.17%) J2EE
13 58 (4.03%) HTML5
14 52 (3.61%) SOAP
15 47 (3.27%) REST
16 45 (3.13%) XSLT
17 41 (2.85%) Ajax
18 38 (2.64%) LINQ
19 32 (2.22%) Rendezvous
20 31 (2.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.92%) Clustering
2 98 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 42 (2.92%) Client/Server
4 42 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.36%) PKI
7 29 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.67%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 20 (1.39%) Replication
11 18 (1.25%) Blackberry
11 18 (1.25%) User Experience
11 18 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (1.11%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.97%) Hedge funds
14 13 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.90%) NHS
14 13 (0.90%) W3C
15 12 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 978 (67.96%) Windows
2 353 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 351 (24.39%) Linux
4 242 (16.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 234 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 149 (10.35%) UNIX
7 107 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (3.27%) Solaris
9 46 (3.20%) Windows 7
10 31 (2.15%) CentOS
11 23 (1.60%) AIX
12 20 (1.39%) Windows XP
12 20 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 19 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 18 (1.25%) Windows 2000
15 17 (1.18%) Debian
16 16 (1.11%) SUSE
17 15 (1.04%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.83%) Android
19 10 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (20.36%) ITIL
2 205 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (12.86%) Migration
4 126 (8.76%) DevOps
5 121 (8.41%) MVC
6 112 (7.78%) Load Balancing
7 107 (7.44%) Configuration Management
8 106 (7.37%) E-Commerce
9 96 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (5.77%) Web Development
11 77 (5.35%) Release Management
12 71 (4.93%) CRM
13 69 (4.79%) SDLC
14 61 (4.24%) Service Delivery
15 60 (4.17%) Change Management
16 57 (3.96%) Project Management
17 56 (3.89%) Problem Management
18 55 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
19 54 (3.75%) SOA
20 53 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 611 (42.46%) SQL
2 315 (21.89%) C#
3 301 (20.92%) PowerShell
4 235 (16.33%) JavaScript
5 209 (14.52%) Java
6 89 (6.18%) Python
7 88 (6.12%) VB
8 86 (5.98%) T-SQL
9 65 (4.52%) Perl
10 58 (4.03%) VB.NET
11 51 (3.54%) VBScript
12 50 (3.47%) PHP
13 48 (3.34%) C++
14 46 (3.20%) Bash Shell
15 40 (2.78%) Shell Script
16 35 (2.43%) Ruby
17 25 (1.74%) VB6
18 23 (1.60%) PL/SQL
19 13 (0.90%) XQuery
19 13 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 101 (7.02%) Degree
2 91 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 89 (6.18%) Security Cleared
4 57 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 52 (3.61%) MCSE
6 38 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (2.43%) CISSP
8 28 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (1.60%) MCITP
10 21 (1.46%) DV Cleared
11 19 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (1.32%) CISM
11 19 (1.32%) CCNA
12 17 (1.18%) MCP
13 14 (0.97%) MCSA
14 8 (0.56%) ISSAP
15 7 (0.49%) MCTS
15 7 (0.49%) MCSD
15 7 (0.49%) CCNP
16 5 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.92%) SLA
2 30 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (2.08%) QA
3 11 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.42%) COBIT
5 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.28%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.14%) HL7
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.069%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
System Software
1 404 (28.08%) Active Directory
2 268 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (8.83%) vSphere
4 106 (7.37%) Hyper-V
5 83 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 53 (3.68%) XenApp
7 37 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (2.02%) Xen
9 27 (1.88%) vCloud
9 27 (1.88%) XenServer
10 25 (1.74%) ISA Server
11 22 (1.53%) NFS
12 18 (1.25%) Terminal Services
13 15 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (1.04%) KVM
14 12 (0.83%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.83%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.69%) Samba
16 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 107 (7.44%) Puppet
2 86 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (4.59%) SCCM
4 60 (4.17%) SCOM
5 35 (2.43%) BladeLogic
6 31 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
7 25 (1.74%) WSUS
7 25 (1.74%) Nagios
8 21 (1.46%) ZABBIX
9 15 (1.04%) Ansible
10 13 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
11 11 (0.76%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 11 (0.76%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.69%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.69%) Unicenter
13 9 (0.63%) Zenoss
13 9 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 593 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 419 (29.12%) VMware
3 263 (18.28%) Oracle
4 154 (10.70%) Citrix
5 133 (9.24%) Red Hat
6 122 (8.48%) Cisco
7 100 (6.95%) IBM
8 79 (5.49%) HP
9 65 (4.52%) NetApp
10 63 (4.38%) EMC
11 46 (3.20%) Dell
12 42 (2.92%) TIBCO
13 39 (2.71%) F5
14 36 (2.50%) Google
15 34 (2.36%) CheckPoint
16 30 (2.08%) Splunk
17 29 (2.02%) Juniper
18 28 (1.95%) Symantec
19 22 (1.53%) New Relic
19 22 (1.53%) SolarWinds
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate - 3 - 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Rate: £320 - £340 per day + Good depandant on skills
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day + Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £180 to £210 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £175 - £225 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago