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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 174 167 155
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing IIS 635 604 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.24% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.94% 7.13% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 354 393
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 23
Average hourly rate £33.75 £32.03 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% +28.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £20.83 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £32.75 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +55.82%
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
9151 8472 9512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.37% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 5044 5499
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 361 454
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +18 317 £400 -5.88% 100
South East +19 151 £350 -17.64% 94
East of England -3 56 £413 +10.36% 24
North West -17 35 £313 +4.16% 30
South West -42 31 £325 -4.25% 12
West Midlands -24 21 £339 -17.87% 8
Yorkshire -14 12 £305 -12.85% 26
East Midlands -2 9 £338 +12.50% 12
North East - 3 £150 - 3
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 767 (60.30%) Windows
2 622 (48.90%) SQL Server
3 619 (48.66%) .NET
4 507 (39.86%) Microsoft
5 455 (35.77%) SQL
6 391 (30.74%) C#
7 351 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 344 (27.04%) ASP.NET
9 315 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 306 (24.06%) HTML
11 294 (23.11%) JavaScript
12 254 (19.97%) CSS
13 253 (19.89%) SharePoint
14 251 (19.73%) VMware
15 219 (17.22%) PowerShell
16 216 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
17 214 (16.82%) Linux
18 211 (16.59%) MS Excel
19 210 (16.51%) Web Services
20 200 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
21 196 (15.41%) XML
22 192 (15.09%) DNS
23 183 (14.39%) Finance
24 179 (14.07%) Oracle
25 174 (13.68%) ITIL
26 173 (13.60%) jQuery
27 169 (13.29%) MVC
28 159 (12.50%) Apache
29 158 (12.42%) WCF
30 155 (12.19%) TCP/IP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 253 (19.89%) SharePoint
2 159 (12.50%) Apache
3 129 (10.14%) MS Exchange
4 110 (8.65%) Tomcat
5 87 (6.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 84 (6.60%) CMS
7 74 (5.82%) BizTalk Server
8 71 (5.58%) WebSphere
9 70 (5.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 64 (5.03%) Umbraco
11 59 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 41 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 38 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
13 38 (2.99%) WebLogic
14 31 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
15 27 (2.12%) Node.js
16 26 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
17 22 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
18 19 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 211 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 68 (5.35%) MS Office
3 24 (1.89%) InfoPath
4 21 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.42%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.18%) MS Project
7 7 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.079%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.079%) SPSS
8 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 31 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.02%) WebTrends
3 11 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.24%) RMDS
6 3 (0.24%) Magento
7 2 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.16%) assyst
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.079%) Maximo
8 1 (0.079%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.079%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.079%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.079%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 84 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.20%) Office 365
4 21 (1.65%) IaaS
5 13 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.94%) SaaS
7 11 (0.86%) PaaS
7 11 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.71%) IBM SmartCloud
9 8 (0.63%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.079%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.079%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.079%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 192 (15.09%) DNS
2 155 (12.19%) TCP/IP
3 140 (11.01%) Firewall
4 119 (9.36%) SAN
5 117 (9.20%) Internet
6 101 (7.94%) DHCP
7 86 (6.76%) HTTP
8 74 (5.82%) FTP
9 72 (5.66%) SSL
10 57 (4.48%) LDAP
11 48 (3.77%) WAN
12 43 (3.38%) LAN
13 36 (2.83%) VPN
14 35 (2.75%) SMTP
15 33 (2.59%) Intranet
16 29 (2.28%) VLAN
17 28 (2.20%) IPsec
17 28 (2.20%) NAS
18 25 (1.97%) Network Security
19 22 (1.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 622 (48.90%) SQL Server
2 200 (15.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 74 (5.82%) MySQL
5 61 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (3.38%) Oracle Database
8 39 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 33 (2.59%) SQL Server 2000
10 24 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.57%) RavenDB
13 18 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.26%) DTS
14 16 (1.26%) DB2
14 16 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (1.10%) DataStage
16 11 (0.86%) NoSQL
16 11 (0.86%) Big Data
17 10 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 134 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 100 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (4.40%) TeamCity
4 50 (3.93%) Git (software)
5 47 (3.69%) NUnit
6 34 (2.67%) Subversion
7 32 (2.52%) JIRA
8 20 (1.57%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.34%) Mercurial
10 15 (1.18%) MSBuild
11 12 (0.94%) Maven
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (0.86%) Fiddler
13 9 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.71%) Rational Rose
13 9 (0.71%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.71%) Moq
14 8 (0.63%) Artifactory
14 8 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 183 (14.39%) Finance
2 83 (6.53%) Banking
3 34 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.67%) Marketing
4 32 (2.52%) Investment Banking
4 32 (2.52%) Retail
5 29 (2.28%) Legal
6 21 (1.65%) Back Office
7 20 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.26%) Front Office
9 15 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.94%) Law
11 9 (0.71%) Military
12 8 (0.63%) Publishing
13 7 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.47%) Electronics
14 6 (0.47%) Advertising
15 4 (0.31%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
16 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (30.66%) Developer
2 176 (13.84%) .NET Developer
3 116 (9.12%) Analyst
4 89 (7.00%) Consultant
5 80 (6.29%) Administrator
6 70 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (4.95%) Architect
8 53 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 51 (4.01%) Applications Support
10 48 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 44 (3.46%) Web Developer
12 43 (3.38%) Support Analyst
13 42 (3.30%) Support Engineer
14 40 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
15 39 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
16 36 (2.83%) Senior .NET Developer
17 30 (2.36%) C# .NET Developer
18 27 (2.12%) Systems Engineer
19 25 (1.97%) Agile .NET Developer
20 23 (1.81%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (48.66%) .NET
2 344 (27.04%) ASP.NET
3 306 (24.06%) HTML
4 254 (19.97%) CSS
5 210 (16.51%) Web Services
6 196 (15.41%) XML
7 173 (13.60%) jQuery
8 158 (12.42%) WCF
9 136 (10.69%) .NET Framework
10 100 (7.86%) HTML5
11 91 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 58 (4.56%) Ajax
13 56 (4.40%) XSLT
14 47 (3.69%) JSON
15 43 (3.38%) Middleware
15 43 (3.38%) CSS3
16 42 (3.30%) SOAP
17 40 (3.14%) REST
17 40 (3.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 39 (3.07%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.70%) Clustering
2 65 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 32 (2.52%) Open Source
5 31 (2.44%) PKI
6 28 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.18%) Replication
10 15 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 11 (0.86%) NHS
12 11 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 10 (0.79%) Wiki
13 10 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.71%) Smartcard
14 9 (0.71%) Statistics
14 9 (0.71%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 767 (60.30%) Windows
2 315 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 216 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 214 (16.82%) Linux
5 109 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 96 (7.55%) UNIX
7 87 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (3.54%) Windows XP
9 41 (3.22%) Windows 7
10 27 (2.12%) Apple iOS
10 27 (2.12%) Windows 2000
10 27 (2.12%) Solaris
11 25 (1.97%) AIX
12 22 (1.73%) SUSE
13 16 (1.26%) Android
14 12 (0.94%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (0.86%) CentOS
16 10 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (13.68%) ITIL
2 169 (13.29%) MVC
3 140 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (8.65%) OO
5 107 (8.41%) Migration
6 88 (6.92%) DevOps
7 86 (6.76%) Web Development
8 85 (6.68%) E-Commerce
9 77 (6.05%) Configuration Management
10 68 (5.35%) TDD
11 59 (4.64%) Load Balancing
12 57 (4.48%) Change Management
13 54 (4.25%) Project Management
13 54 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (4.17%) CRM
15 49 (3.85%) Unit Testing
16 47 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
17 44 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
18 43 (3.38%) Scrum
19 40 (3.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 455 (35.77%) SQL
2 391 (30.74%) C#
3 294 (23.11%) JavaScript
4 219 (17.22%) PowerShell
5 139 (10.93%) Java
6 113 (8.88%) T-SQL
7 89 (7.00%) VB
8 84 (6.60%) VBScript
9 57 (4.48%) Python
10 55 (4.32%) VB.NET
11 43 (3.38%) PHP
12 40 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 38 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 36 (2.83%) Perl
15 34 (2.67%) Ruby
16 33 (2.59%) VB6
17 28 (2.20%) Shell Script
18 17 (1.34%) C++
19 15 (1.18%) C
20 12 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (7.47%) Degree
2 88 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 64 (5.03%) MCSE
5 43 (3.38%) CISSP
6 42 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 26 (2.04%) MCP
8 22 (1.73%) MCTS
8 22 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.57%) MCITP
11 19 (1.49%) CCNA
12 16 (1.26%) CISM
13 15 (1.18%) CEH
13 15 (1.18%) MCSA
14 14 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.86%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.47%) CISA
17 5 (0.39%) MCSD
18 4 (0.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.64%) QA
2 26 (2.04%) SLA
3 22 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.47%) HL7
7 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.24%) COBIT
9 1 (0.079%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.079%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.079%) WCAG
System Software
1 351 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 123 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (6.37%) vSphere
4 56 (4.40%) VMware ESX
5 38 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 32 (2.52%) ISA Server
7 27 (2.12%) XenApp
8 19 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (1.34%) Terminal Services
10 14 (1.10%) UAG
11 13 (1.02%) Snort
12 12 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
13 11 (0.86%) NFS
14 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.63%) XenServer
15 8 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
16 7 (0.55%) qmail
16 7 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (0.55%) Squid
16 7 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (6.68%) SCCM
2 73 (5.74%) SCOM
3 41 (3.22%) Puppet
4 38 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (1.73%) BladeLogic
6 21 (1.65%) WSUS
7 14 (1.10%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.10%) WMI
8 13 (1.02%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.86%) Control-M
9 11 (0.86%) Nessus
9 11 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (0.79%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.79%) MOM
10 10 (0.79%) HP SIM
11 9 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 9 (0.71%) Nagios
12 8 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (0.63%) OpenView
12 8 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 507 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 251 (19.73%) VMware
3 179 (14.07%) Oracle
4 101 (7.94%) Citrix
5 93 (7.31%) Cisco
6 83 (6.53%) IBM
7 80 (6.29%) Red Hat
8 77 (6.05%) HP
9 45 (3.54%) Sitecore
10 35 (2.75%) NetApp
11 34 (2.67%) JBoss
12 31 (2.44%) CheckPoint
13 30 (2.36%) Dell
14 23 (1.81%) EMC
14 23 (1.81%) Splunk
15 21 (1.65%) Google
16 20 (1.57%) Altiris
16 20 (1.57%) F5
17 18 (1.42%) Qualys
17 18 (1.42%) SAP
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