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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 164 154 152
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing IIS 684 687 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.31% 1.42% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.33% 8.08% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 415 398
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 24
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £17.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.50 £42.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +66.36%
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
9328 8500 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.85% 17.62% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5723 5146 5343
Average daily rate £376 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 354 462
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +22 325 £400 -5.88% 109
South East +9 165 £375 -11.76% 87
East of England -5 60 £369 - 16
North West -7 45 £315 +5.00% 37
South West -55 28 £325 -4.25% 14
West Midlands -35 23 £339 -9.66% 12
Yorkshire -19 12 £305 +1.66% 25
North East -21 12 £150 - 2
East Midlands 0 11 £381 +27.08% 6
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 802 (60.12%) Windows
2 637 (47.75%) SQL Server
3 635 (47.60%) .NET
4 556 (41.68%) Microsoft
5 466 (34.93%) SQL
6 393 (29.46%) C#
7 365 (27.36%) Active Directory
8 348 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 336 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 320 (23.99%) HTML
11 314 (23.54%) JavaScript
12 279 (20.91%) VMware
13 272 (20.39%) CSS
14 247 (18.52%) SharePoint
15 236 (17.69%) DNS
16 235 (17.62%) Linux
17 230 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 226 (16.94%) PowerShell
19 224 (16.79%) MS Excel
20 212 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
21 208 (15.59%) Web Services
22 195 (14.62%) XML
23 191 (14.32%) Apache
24 189 (14.17%) Oracle
25 186 (13.94%) ITIL
25 186 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
26 180 (13.49%) Finance
27 171 (12.82%) TCP/IP
28 170 (12.74%) jQuery
29 169 (12.67%) MVC

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 247 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 191 (14.32%) Apache
3 137 (10.27%) MS Exchange
4 117 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 82 (6.15%) CMS
6 80 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 79 (5.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 78 (5.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 74 (5.55%) BizTalk Server
10 65 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
11 62 (4.65%) Umbraco
12 47 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 43 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 43 (3.22%) WebLogic
14 31 (2.32%) SharePoint Server
15 26 (1.95%) nginx
16 24 (1.80%) Node.js
17 23 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
18 22 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
19 20 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 224 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 74 (5.55%) MS Office
3 23 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.35%) MS Project
5 17 (1.27%) InfoPath
6 16 (1.20%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.05%) WebTrends
3 11 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.22%) RMDS
6 3 (0.22%) Magento
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.15%) assyst
8 1 (0.075%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.075%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.075%) Cordys
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.075%) Maximo
8 1 (0.075%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.10%) Office 365
4 19 (1.42%) IaaS
5 16 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.82%) Google App Engine
8 9 (0.67%) SaaS
8 9 (0.67%) PaaS
9 7 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.15%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.075%) GitHub
11 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.075%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 236 (17.69%) DNS
2 171 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 158 (11.84%) Firewall
4 135 (10.12%) Internet
5 128 (9.60%) SAN
6 119 (8.92%) DHCP
7 97 (7.27%) HTTP
8 93 (6.97%) FTP
9 89 (6.67%) SSL
10 62 (4.65%) LDAP
11 46 (3.45%) WAN
12 44 (3.30%) VLAN
13 43 (3.22%) LAN
13 43 (3.22%) VPN
14 35 (2.62%) NAS
15 34 (2.55%) Intranet
16 33 (2.47%) IPsec
16 33 (2.47%) SMTP
17 26 (1.95%) Network Security
18 22 (1.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 637 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 186 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 85 (6.37%) MySQL
5 57 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (3.52%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.32%) Relational Database
8 28 (2.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 26 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.42%) RavenDB
12 18 (1.35%) DB2
13 16 (1.20%) DTS
14 15 (1.12%) DataStage
15 13 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (0.82%) Big Data
18 10 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 144 (10.79%) Visual Studio
2 103 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (4.05%) TeamCity
4 52 (3.90%) Git (software)
5 38 (2.85%) NUnit
6 34 (2.55%) Subversion
7 29 (2.17%) JIRA
8 26 (1.95%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 16 (1.20%) MSBuild
10 16 (1.20%) Mercurial
11 10 (0.75%) Fiddler
12 9 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.60%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.60%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.60%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.60%) Moq
13 8 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 180 (13.49%) Finance
2 91 (6.82%) Banking
3 36 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 36 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 32 (2.40%) Legal
4 32 (2.40%) Marketing
5 28 (2.10%) Retail
6 20 (1.50%) Back Office
6 20 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.20%) Front Office
8 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.97%) Law
10 10 (0.75%) Publishing
11 9 (0.67%) Military
12 7 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.52%) Advertising
13 6 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 397 (29.76%) Developer
2 174 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 123 (9.22%) Analyst
4 94 (7.05%) Consultant
5 79 (5.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 78 (5.85%) Administrator
7 58 (4.35%) Architect
8 52 (3.90%) C# Developer
9 50 (3.75%) Support Engineer
10 48 (3.60%) Support Analyst
11 46 (3.45%) Senior Developer
11 46 (3.45%) Applications Support
12 42 (3.15%) Web Developer
13 41 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
14 38 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
15 34 (2.55%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (2.40%) Systems Engineer
17 31 (2.32%) Web Engineer
18 30 (2.25%) C# .NET Developer
19 29 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (47.60%) .NET
2 348 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 320 (23.99%) HTML
4 272 (20.39%) CSS
5 208 (15.59%) Web Services
6 195 (14.62%) XML
7 170 (12.74%) jQuery
8 165 (12.37%) WCF
9 132 (9.90%) .NET Framework
10 99 (7.42%) HTML5
11 86 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (4.72%) Ajax
13 56 (4.20%) XSLT
14 51 (3.82%) Middleware
15 48 (3.60%) J2EE
16 45 (3.37%) JSON
17 43 (3.22%) SOAP
18 39 (2.92%) KnockoutJS
19 36 (2.70%) REST
19 36 (2.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.72%) Clustering
2 85 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.55%) Open Source
6 32 (2.40%) PKI
7 28 (2.10%) Inversion of Control
7 28 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 21 (1.57%) Blackberry
9 18 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.27%) Replication
11 13 (0.97%) User Experience
12 11 (0.82%) Hedge funds
12 11 (0.82%) N-Tier
12 11 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (0.82%) NHS
13 10 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (0.75%) Smartcard
14 9 (0.67%) Wiki
14 9 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 802 (60.12%) Windows
2 336 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 235 (17.62%) Linux
4 230 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 135 (10.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 94 (7.05%) UNIX
8 50 (3.75%) Windows XP
9 46 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 34 (2.55%) Windows 2000
11 25 (1.87%) AIX
12 23 (1.72%) Apple iOS
12 23 (1.72%) Solaris
13 22 (1.65%) SUSE
14 17 (1.27%) Android
15 14 (1.05%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.75%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (13.94%) ITIL
3 169 (12.67%) MVC
4 113 (8.47%) Migration
5 109 (8.17%) OO
6 98 (7.35%) Configuration Management
7 97 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 94 (7.05%) DevOps
9 86 (6.45%) Web Development
10 81 (6.07%) Change Management
11 69 (5.17%) TDD
12 65 (4.87%) Load Balancing
13 60 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (4.35%) CRM
15 56 (4.20%) Project Management
16 55 (4.12%) Unit Testing
17 47 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
18 45 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
19 41 (3.07%) Scrum
20 40 (3.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 466 (34.93%) SQL
2 393 (29.46%) C#
3 314 (23.54%) JavaScript
4 226 (16.94%) PowerShell
5 153 (11.47%) Java
6 111 (8.32%) T-SQL
7 92 (6.90%) VBScript
8 89 (6.67%) VB
9 57 (4.27%) VB.NET
10 55 (4.12%) Python
11 51 (3.82%) PHP
12 42 (3.15%) PL/SQL
13 39 (2.92%) Bash Shell
14 37 (2.77%) Perl
15 34 (2.55%) Ruby
16 33 (2.47%) Shell Script
17 32 (2.40%) VB6
18 20 (1.50%) C
19 17 (1.27%) C++
20 12 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 105 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (7.65%) Degree
3 81 (6.07%) Security Cleared
4 74 (5.55%) MCSE
5 52 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 46 (3.45%) CISSP
7 26 (1.95%) MCP
8 24 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (1.72%) MCTS
9 23 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.65%) CCNA
10 22 (1.65%) MCITP
11 18 (1.35%) CISM
11 18 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 15 (1.12%) CEH
12 15 (1.12%) MCSA
13 14 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.60%) CISA
15 5 (0.37%) MCSD
16 4 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.87%) QA
2 36 (2.70%) SLA
3 24 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.60%) HL7
7 5 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.22%) COBIT
9 2 (0.15%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.075%) WCAG
10 1 (0.075%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 365 (27.36%) Active Directory
2 132 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (7.27%) vSphere
4 64 (4.80%) VMware ESX
5 41 (3.07%) Hyper-V
6 34 (2.55%) ISA Server
7 30 (2.25%) XenApp
8 23 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (1.65%) Terminal Services
10 16 (1.20%) UAG
11 13 (0.97%) Snort
11 13 (0.97%) NFS
12 12 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
13 11 (0.82%) FreeRADIUS
14 10 (0.75%) XenServer
14 10 (0.75%) Xen
14 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 7 (0.52%) Squid
16 7 (0.52%) qmail
Systems Management
1 93 (6.97%) SCCM
2 83 (6.22%) SCOM
3 46 (3.45%) Puppet
4 40 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (1.80%) WSUS
5 24 (1.80%) BladeLogic
6 23 (1.72%) NetBackup
7 20 (1.50%) Backup Exec
8 16 (1.20%) HP SIM
9 14 (1.05%) WMI
10 12 (0.90%) Control-M
10 12 (0.90%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.82%) Nessus
11 11 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (0.82%) Nagios
12 10 (0.75%) OpenView
12 10 (0.75%) MOM
13 9 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 556 (41.68%) Microsoft
2 279 (20.91%) VMware
3 189 (14.17%) Oracle
4 121 (9.07%) Citrix
5 104 (7.80%) HP
5 104 (7.80%) Cisco
6 90 (6.75%) Red Hat
7 84 (6.30%) IBM
8 41 (3.07%) JBoss
9 40 (3.00%) Sitecore
10 37 (2.77%) CheckPoint
11 36 (2.70%) Dell
12 35 (2.62%) NetApp
13 32 (2.40%) EMC
14 26 (1.95%) Splunk
15 23 (1.72%) F5
15 23 (1.72%) Google
16 22 (1.65%) Symantec
17 21 (1.57%) Altiris
18 19 (1.42%) Qualys
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