The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 39 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing IIS 19 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.31% 3.77% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.89% 15.75% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 6
Median daily rate £348 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -9.09%
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
83 127 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.82% 23.92% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 78 55
Median daily rate £350 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £209 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -26.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £14.85 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.85 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Colchester -10 6 £348 -17.26%
Brentwood -4 4 £240 -11.11%
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Essex region with a requirement for IIS.

1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 14 (43.75%) XML
6 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
7 11 (34.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 11 (34.38%) SOAP
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (28.13%) HTTP
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Apache
9 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
9 9 (28.13%) VMware
9 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.00%) Classic ASP
10 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.88%) SLA
11 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
11 7 (21.88%) C#
11 7 (21.88%) Java
11 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
11 7 (21.88%) XML Messaging

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (28.13%) Apache
1 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
4 6 (18.75%) JBoss
5 4 (12.50%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.25%) Jetty
6 2 (6.25%) nginx
6 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) HTTP
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) FTP
5 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.25%) IPsec
5 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) VisualVM
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Applications Support
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Web Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) XML
3 11 (34.38%) SOAP
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) Classic ASP
7 7 (21.88%) WCF
7 7 (21.88%) XML Messaging
8 6 (18.75%) COM+
9 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (6.25%) J2EE
10 2 (6.25%) Middleware
10 2 (6.25%) Servlets
11 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.13%) CSS
11 1 (3.13%) jQuery
11 1 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) DataPower
2 5 (15.63%) Hedge funds
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
1 11 (34.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
6 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
2 2 (6.25%) Xen
2 2 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (15.63%) Opsview
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
2 5 (15.63%) Splunk
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) webMethods
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Software AG
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco