The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 59 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.41% 3.29% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 17.39% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.72% +14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +66.36%
IIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
102 92 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.99% 18.89% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 34 31
Average daily rate £413 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £528 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 11
Average hourly rate £31.00 £15.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £20.00 £37.50
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Essex region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Essex region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Basildon - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
4 8 (42.11%) JBoss
4 8 (42.11%) Apache
4 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Splunk
6 5 (26.32%) GlassFish
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (26.32%) IBM SmartCloud
6 5 (26.32%) VisualVM
6 5 (26.32%) Opsview
6 5 (26.32%) IBM
6 5 (26.32%) webMethods
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Umbraco
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 3 (15.79%) Marketing

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
1 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) GlassFish
3 4 (21.05%) Umbraco
4 3 (15.79%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) VisualVM
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Provisioning Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
5 2 (10.53%) MSMQ
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) COM+
5 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) B2C
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) BCP
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) webMethods
3 5 (26.32%) Splunk
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Software AG