The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK / England
Rank 234 210 189
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs citing IIS 406 548 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.98% 1.18% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.65% 7.01% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 358 392
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
- -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 16
Median hourly rate £12.10 £38.50 £30.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £23.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £53.81 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £50.00 £27.10
% change year-on-year
-67.90% +84.53%

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
7187 7814 8092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.35% 16.79% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4649 4970 5171
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 224 289
Median hourly rate £21.29 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 208 £405 +15.71% 61
South East -29 53 £363 -3.33% 35
East of England +21 46 £373 -2.16% 22
South West 0 30 £375 +11.11% 13
North West +12 18 £325 - 16
West Midlands 0 18 £350 +12.90% 10
East Midlands -14 15 £250 -33.33% 12
Yorkshire +7 13 £320 -1.53% 23
North East -37 4 £363 -9.37% 3
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 669 (68.55%) Windows
2 478 (48.98%) SQL Server
3 436 (44.67%) SQL
4 425 (43.55%) Microsoft
5 384 (39.34%) .NET
6 364 (37.30%) Windows Server
7 286 (29.30%) Active Directory
8 270 (27.66%) C#
9 249 (25.51%) VMware
10 238 (24.39%) Linux
11 234 (23.98%) Finance
12 231 (23.67%) PowerShell
13 212 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
14 211 (21.62%) DNS
15 198 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 190 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 190 (19.47%) ASP.NET
17 177 (18.14%) ITIL
17 177 (18.14%) JavaScript
18 173 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
19 171 (17.52%) HTML
20 168 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
21 166 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
22 164 (16.80%) Web Services
23 160 (16.39%) Oracle
24 159 (16.29%) DevOps
25 155 (15.88%) Apache
26 139 (14.24%) Amazon AWS
27 138 (14.14%) MS Excel
28 137 (14.04%) CSS

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 155 (15.88%) Apache
2 128 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 112 (11.48%) Tomcat
4 100 (10.25%) BizTalk Server
5 82 (8.40%) WebSphere
6 46 (4.71%) MS Exchange
7 38 (3.89%) CMS
7 38 (3.89%) nginx
8 33 (3.38%) JBoss
9 30 (3.07%) Skype for Business
10 25 (2.56%) WebLogic
11 24 (2.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 24 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (2.25%) Confluence
12 22 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (1.95%) Jetty
14 19 (1.95%) Mongrel
15 18 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
16 17 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 138 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.79%) MS Office
3 9 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.31%) MS Project
7 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 65 (6.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.51%) Summit
6 4 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.31%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.20%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.10%) Magento
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.10%) Orchestrade
9 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 190 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (14.24%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (6.45%) IaaS
4 49 (5.02%) Office 365
4 49 (5.02%) SaaS
5 48 (4.92%) PaaS
6 33 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.74%) Akamai
8 16 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (1.43%) Google App Engine
11 13 (1.33%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (1.33%) HP Helion
12 11 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (0.92%) GitHub
14 8 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.82%) Boomi
14 8 (0.82%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 211 (21.62%) DNS
2 123 (12.60%) DHCP
3 112 (11.48%) Firewall
4 105 (10.76%) TCP/IP
5 80 (8.20%) Internet
6 73 (7.48%) SSL
7 71 (7.27%) SAN
8 69 (7.07%) HTTP
9 55 (5.64%) LAN
10 52 (5.33%) WAN
11 44 (4.51%) FTP
12 39 (4.00%) NAS
13 38 (3.89%) LDAP
14 28 (2.87%) Kerberos
15 25 (2.56%) VPN
16 19 (1.95%) IPsec
17 17 (1.74%) HTTPS
18 16 (1.64%) Network Security
19 15 (1.54%) iSCSI
20 14 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 106 (10.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (7.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 74 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (5.74%) MySQL
6 56 (5.74%) Oracle Database
7 38 (3.89%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (2.97%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (2.25%) MS Access
12 15 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (1.43%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.23%) NoSQL
15 12 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 168 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (9.43%) TeamCity
3 87 (8.91%) Git (software)
4 83 (8.50%) Jenkins
5 81 (8.30%) Visual Studio
6 69 (7.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 55 (5.64%) JIRA
8 53 (5.43%) Subversion
9 41 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 34 (3.48%) MSBuild
11 33 (3.38%) Hudson
12 22 (2.25%) Selenium
13 20 (2.05%) NUnit
14 19 (1.95%) Travis CI
15 18 (1.84%) Ant
16 15 (1.54%) MSI
17 14 (1.43%) Maven
18 11 (1.13%) Moq
19 10 (1.02%) Gradle
19 10 (1.02%) WiX
General
1 234 (23.98%) Finance
2 100 (10.25%) Banking
3 29 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.66%) Legal
4 26 (2.66%) Retail
5 21 (2.15%) Back Office
6 19 (1.95%) Front Office
7 18 (1.84%) Marketing
8 16 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.13%) French Language
12 10 (1.02%) Advertising
12 10 (1.02%) Electronics
13 9 (0.92%) Publishing
14 8 (0.82%) Law
15 7 (0.72%) International Banking
16 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 244 (25.00%) Developer
2 118 (12.09%) .NET Developer
3 100 (10.25%) Analyst
4 78 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 71 (7.27%) Applications Support
6 68 (6.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 64 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 58 (5.94%) Support Analyst
9 57 (5.84%) Administrator
10 55 (5.64%) Windows Engineer
11 54 (5.53%) Architect
12 51 (5.23%) Consultant
12 51 (5.23%) Support Engineer
13 40 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (3.89%) Applications Support Analyst
15 37 (3.79%) SQL Developer
16 34 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
17 31 (3.18%) Microsoft Developer
18 26 (2.66%) ASP.NET Developer
19 25 (2.56%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (39.34%) .NET
2 190 (19.47%) ASP.NET
3 171 (17.52%) HTML
4 164 (16.80%) Web Services
5 137 (14.04%) CSS
6 125 (12.81%) XML
7 118 (12.09%) jQuery
8 113 (11.58%) WCF
9 107 (10.96%) .NET Framework
10 68 (6.97%) Ajax
11 61 (6.25%) Middleware
12 53 (5.43%) HTML5
13 51 (5.23%) LINQ
14 50 (5.12%) SOAP
15 46 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (4.30%) Entity Framework
17 41 (4.20%) AngularJS
18 40 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 39 (4.00%) JSON
20 38 (3.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.40%) Clustering
2 67 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 39 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 39 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 30 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.66%) PKI
7 18 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.43%) User Experience
8 14 (1.43%) W3C
9 13 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.23%) Replication
11 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.92%) Cryptography
12 9 (0.92%) Private Cloud
12 9 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 8 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 669 (68.55%) Windows
2 364 (37.30%) Windows Server
3 238 (24.39%) Linux
4 198 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 166 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 121 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (7.89%) Unix
8 40 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (4.10%) Windows 7
9 31 (3.18%) Solaris
10 30 (3.07%) CentOS
11 23 (2.36%) Android
12 20 (2.05%) Apple iOS
13 15 (1.54%) Ubuntu
14 14 (1.43%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.33%) Windows 2000
16 11 (1.13%) AIX
17 10 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.61%) zOS
19 4 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (18.14%) ITIL
3 159 (16.29%) DevOps
4 103 (10.55%) MVC
5 95 (9.73%) CRM
6 90 (9.22%) Scrum
7 88 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (8.50%) Configuration Management
9 82 (8.40%) Migration
10 77 (7.89%) TDD
11 72 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 63 (6.45%) High Availability
14 58 (5.94%) Problem Management
15 57 (5.84%) Web Development
16 54 (5.53%) Load Balancing
17 53 (5.43%) SDLC
18 52 (5.33%) Change Management
19 48 (4.92%) Open Source
20 44 (4.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 436 (44.67%) SQL
2 270 (27.66%) C#
3 231 (23.67%) PowerShell
4 177 (18.14%) JavaScript
5 102 (10.45%) Java
6 99 (10.14%) T-SQL
7 61 (6.25%) Python
8 56 (5.74%) Perl
8 56 (5.74%) VB
9 49 (5.02%) VB.NET
10 43 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 41 (4.20%) PHP
12 34 (3.48%) VBScript
13 31 (3.18%) Ruby
14 22 (2.25%) C
14 22 (2.25%) VBA
15 14 (1.43%) C++
15 14 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.33%) TypeScript
17 11 (1.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 66 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 62 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (6.05%) Degree
4 47 (4.82%) MCSE
5 46 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 29 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (2.77%) MCSA
8 22 (2.25%) CCNA
9 19 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.64%) AWS Certification
10 16 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.54%) CCNP
12 14 (1.43%) CISSP
13 13 (1.33%) IISP
14 12 (1.23%) ISEB
14 12 (1.23%) ISTQB
15 10 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
15 10 (1.02%) CISM
15 10 (1.02%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.20%) QA
2 29 (2.97%) SLA
3 27 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 21 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.92%) SEPA
6 7 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.20%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.10%) BS7799
9 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.10%) RMADS
9 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 286 (29.30%) Active Directory
2 173 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 39 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 36 (3.69%) vSphere
6 31 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (2.87%) XenApp
8 26 (2.66%) Xen
9 20 (2.05%) Docker
10 18 (1.84%) NFS
10 18 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
11 16 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (1.23%) Firmware
14 11 (1.13%) KVM
14 11 (1.13%) Terminal Services
15 10 (1.02%) SRDF
15 10 (1.02%) UAG
15 10 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 106 (10.86%) Puppet
2 84 (8.61%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (5.43%) SCCM
4 50 (5.12%) Ansible
5 33 (3.38%) SCOM
6 30 (3.07%) Microsoft Clustering
7 28 (2.87%) WSUS
8 24 (2.46%) Nagios
9 18 (1.84%) Control-M
10 13 (1.33%) Terraform
11 12 (1.23%) AirWatch
11 12 (1.23%) SCVMM
12 10 (1.02%) EdgeSight
12 10 (1.02%) SafeCom
13 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 8 (0.82%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.72%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
14 7 (0.72%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 425 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 249 (25.51%) VMware
3 160 (16.39%) Oracle
4 71 (7.27%) Citrix
5 58 (5.94%) Cisco
6 55 (5.64%) HP
7 50 (5.12%) Red Hat
8 48 (4.92%) IBM
9 37 (3.79%) Dell
10 30 (3.07%) SAP
11 26 (2.66%) Sitecore
12 25 (2.56%) EMC
13 23 (2.36%) Atlassian
13 23 (2.36%) NetApp
14 22 (2.25%) Avaya
15 20 (2.05%) Google
16 19 (1.95%) Remedy
17 18 (1.84%) Juniper
18 16 (1.64%) Epicor
18 16 (1.64%) F5
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Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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Reading, Berkshire
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Rate: £499 - £599 per day
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Plymouth, Devon
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London
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