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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 141 166 147
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs citing IIS 772 624 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.56% 1.30% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.55% 7.49% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 420 360
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 24
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £17.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £117.00 £39.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +71.42%
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
9026 8329 7456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.36% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5697 5208 4261
Average daily rate £375 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 295 420
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.78 £42.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +39 361 £395 +1.28% 100
South East +12 151 £323 -7.85% 49
Yorkshire +14 82 £279 -8.60% 16
East of England +12 62 £350 -11.11% 22
South West +1 43 £365 -2.66% 20
North West -23 38 £300 +2.56% 25
West Midlands -6 21 £350 +7.69% 21
East Midlands -4 19 £305 - 2
North East -4 8 £288 - 7
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 942 (68.16%) Windows
2 636 (46.02%) SQL Server
3 607 (43.92%) .NET
4 582 (42.11%) SQL
5 571 (41.32%) Microsoft
6 404 (29.23%) Active Directory
7 370 (26.77%) VMware
8 349 (25.25%) Linux
9 322 (23.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 306 (22.14%) C#
11 283 (20.48%) ITIL
12 262 (18.96%) DNS
13 253 (18.31%) Oracle
14 252 (18.23%) PowerShell
15 234 (16.93%) HTML
16 233 (16.86%) SharePoint
17 231 (16.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 231 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
18 230 (16.64%) JavaScript
18 230 (16.64%) ASP.NET
19 218 (15.77%) Firewall
20 213 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
21 212 (15.34%) Web Services
22 208 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
23 198 (14.33%) Java
24 196 (14.18%) XML
25 186 (13.46%) Finance
26 181 (13.10%) Apache
27 164 (11.87%) CSS
28 163 (11.79%) Tomcat

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 233 (16.86%) SharePoint
2 181 (13.10%) Apache
3 163 (11.79%) Tomcat
4 130 (9.41%) MS Exchange
5 116 (8.39%) WebSphere
6 87 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
7 64 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 63 (4.56%) JBoss
9 59 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 48 (3.47%) CMS
11 42 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 37 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
13 36 (2.60%) Lync
13 36 (2.60%) nginx
14 30 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
15 29 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
16 28 (2.03%) WebLogic
17 26 (1.88%) Jetty
17 26 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
18 25 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 142 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.92%) MS Office
3 21 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.87%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.72%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.43%) MS Project
9 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.01%) RMDS
3 11 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.58%) Tridion
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.36%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.14%) Agresso
9 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.072%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 148 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (4.85%) Office 365
4 37 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.81%) Google App Engine
5 25 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (1.74%) IaaS
7 13 (0.94%) SaaS
8 12 (0.87%) PaaS
9 8 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
10 7 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.29%) Yammer
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 262 (18.96%) DNS
2 218 (15.77%) Firewall
3 156 (11.29%) SAN
4 145 (10.49%) DHCP
5 122 (8.83%) TCP/IP
6 118 (8.54%) HTTP
7 98 (7.09%) Internet
8 91 (6.58%) SSL
9 88 (6.37%) VPN
10 86 (6.22%) WAN
11 84 (6.08%) LDAP
12 67 (4.85%) LAN
13 52 (3.76%) FTP
14 50 (3.62%) NAS
15 46 (3.33%) VLAN
16 37 (2.68%) Intranet
17 36 (2.60%) IPsec
17 36 (2.60%) Network Security
18 33 (2.39%) SMTP
19 28 (2.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 636 (46.02%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (5.28%) Oracle Database
6 64 (4.63%) MySQL
7 62 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 60 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 51 (3.69%) Relational Database
10 31 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
11 28 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.45%) DB2
14 18 (1.30%) DTS
14 18 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.09%) MongoDB
16 14 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 140 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 108 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 101 (7.31%) Subversion
4 94 (6.80%) Jenkins
5 74 (5.35%) Git (software)
6 59 (4.27%) JIRA
7 43 (3.11%) TeamCity
8 40 (2.89%) Ant
9 36 (2.60%) Maven
10 33 (2.39%) MSBuild
11 23 (1.66%) Gradle
11 23 (1.66%) Mercurial
12 22 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 16 (1.16%) NUnit
14 15 (1.09%) Introscope
14 15 (1.09%) Axure RP
15 13 (0.94%) JMeter
16 11 (0.80%) Selenium
16 11 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
17 9 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 186 (13.46%) Finance
2 49 (3.55%) Banking
3 29 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.03%) Marketing
4 28 (2.03%) Law
5 26 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.66%) Retail
7 19 (1.37%) Publishing
7 19 (1.37%) Legal
8 15 (1.09%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.01%) Games
10 12 (0.87%) Electronics
11 11 (0.80%) Front Office
11 11 (0.80%) Back Office
12 8 (0.58%) Automotive
13 6 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.36%) Local Government
15 4 (0.29%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.29%) Advertising
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 289 (20.91%) Developer
2 198 (14.33%) Analyst
3 127 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 103 (7.45%) Architect
5 102 (7.38%) .NET Developer
6 98 (7.09%) Administrator
7 85 (6.15%) Support Analyst
8 81 (5.86%) Applications Support
9 72 (5.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 70 (5.07%) Support Engineer
11 69 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support
11 69 (4.99%) Systems Engineer
12 67 (4.85%) Web Engineer
13 53 (3.84%) Consultant
13 53 (3.84%) Systems Administrator
14 52 (3.76%) C# Developer
15 41 (2.97%) Server Engineer
16 39 (2.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 38 (2.75%) C# .NET Developer
18 34 (2.46%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (43.92%) .NET
2 234 (16.93%) HTML
3 230 (16.64%) ASP.NET
4 212 (15.34%) Web Services
5 196 (14.18%) XML
6 164 (11.87%) CSS
7 117 (8.47%) .NET Framework
7 117 (8.47%) jQuery
8 96 (6.95%) WCF
9 64 (4.63%) Middleware
10 60 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (4.27%) Ajax
12 55 (3.98%) J2EE
13 50 (3.62%) XSLT
13 50 (3.62%) HTML5
14 47 (3.40%) SOAP
15 43 (3.11%) XHTML
16 40 (2.89%) REST
17 32 (2.32%) Rendezvous
18 29 (2.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.81%) Clustering
2 99 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (5.72%) Data Centre
4 47 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.97%) Client/Server
6 40 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 36 (2.60%) PKI
8 28 (2.03%) User Experience
9 23 (1.66%) Replication
9 23 (1.66%) Fixed Income
10 22 (1.59%) W3C
11 21 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.45%) N-Tier
13 17 (1.23%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (1.16%) Public Cloud
15 15 (1.09%) Web 2.0
16 13 (0.94%) NHS
16 13 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 942 (68.16%) Windows
2 349 (25.25%) Linux
3 322 (23.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 231 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 208 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 152 (11.00%) UNIX
7 89 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (3.55%) Solaris
9 47 (3.40%) Windows 7
10 33 (2.39%) AIX
11 30 (2.17%) CentOS
12 23 (1.66%) Windows XP
13 19 (1.37%) Windows 2000
13 19 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
14 17 (1.23%) Windows 8
15 16 (1.16%) Debian
16 13 (0.94%) Android
17 12 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 11 (0.80%) SUSE
19 9 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (20.48%) ITIL
2 213 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (11.65%) Migration
4 119 (8.61%) DevOps
5 110 (7.96%) MVC
6 101 (7.31%) Configuration Management
7 99 (7.16%) E-Commerce
7 99 (7.16%) Load Balancing
8 94 (6.80%) Web Development
8 94 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (5.50%) Release Management
10 65 (4.70%) SDLC
11 56 (4.05%) OO
11 56 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (3.98%) Change Management
13 54 (3.91%) CRM
14 53 (3.84%) SOA
14 53 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 53 (3.84%) Service Delivery
15 52 (3.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 582 (42.11%) SQL
2 306 (22.14%) C#
3 252 (18.23%) PowerShell
4 230 (16.64%) JavaScript
5 198 (14.33%) Java
6 84 (6.08%) VB
7 75 (5.43%) Python
8 71 (5.14%) T-SQL
9 56 (4.05%) VB.NET
10 53 (3.84%) VBScript
10 53 (3.84%) Perl
11 52 (3.76%) PHP
12 45 (3.26%) C++
13 42 (3.04%) Shell Script
14 37 (2.68%) Bash Shell
15 33 (2.39%) Ruby
16 21 (1.52%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.45%) VB6
18 13 (0.94%) XPath
18 13 (0.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 101 (7.31%) Degree
2 86 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 60 (4.34%) SC Cleared
5 47 (3.40%) MCSE
6 39 (2.82%) CISSP
7 36 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (1.95%) CCNA
9 20 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.30%) CISM
10 18 (1.30%) MCSA
10 18 (1.30%) MCP
11 17 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (1.16%) DV Cleared
13 14 (1.01%) MCITP
14 10 (0.72%) MCTS
15 8 (0.58%) ISSAP
16 7 (0.51%) CEH
16 7 (0.51%) MCSD
17 6 (0.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.26%) SLA
2 33 (2.39%) QA
3 25 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.43%) COBIT
6 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.072%) HL7
9 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
System Software
1 404 (29.23%) Active Directory
2 231 (16.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (8.47%) vSphere
4 110 (7.96%) Hyper-V
5 74 (5.35%) VMware ESX
6 50 (3.62%) XenApp
7 30 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (1.88%) Xen
9 24 (1.74%) vCloud
10 23 (1.66%) ISA Server
11 20 (1.45%) XenServer
11 20 (1.45%) Terminal Services
12 15 (1.09%) NFS
12 15 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (0.87%) KVM
14 11 (0.80%) UAG
14 11 (0.80%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.72%) Terminal Server
16 9 (0.65%) Samba
16 9 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 94 (6.80%) Puppet
2 84 (6.08%) SCCM
3 74 (5.35%) SCOM
4 72 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (2.46%) BladeLogic
6 31 (2.24%) ITRS Geneos
7 27 (1.95%) WSUS
8 23 (1.66%) ZABBIX
8 23 (1.66%) Nagios
9 22 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
10 11 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (0.72%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.65%) Unicenter
12 9 (0.65%) Ansible
13 8 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.51%) Control-M
15 6 (0.43%) Zenoss
15 6 (0.43%) Foglight
Vendors
1 571 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 370 (26.77%) VMware
3 253 (18.31%) Oracle
4 151 (10.93%) Citrix
5 119 (8.61%) Red Hat
6 118 (8.54%) Cisco
7 101 (7.31%) IBM
8 81 (5.86%) HP
9 61 (4.41%) NetApp
10 48 (3.47%) Dell
10 48 (3.47%) Google
11 47 (3.40%) EMC
12 41 (2.97%) TIBCO
13 39 (2.82%) F5
14 34 (2.46%) CheckPoint
15 31 (2.24%) Juniper
16 29 (2.10%) Splunk
17 26 (1.88%) Adobe
18 23 (1.66%) SolarWinds
19 22 (1.59%) New Relic
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + +
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TD Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £230 - £260 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago