The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hampshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 77 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing IIS 34 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.69% 1.79% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.61% 9.75% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 12
Average daily rate £353 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 £15.00 £29.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -48.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 318 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.63% 18.34% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 194 143
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 10
Average hourly rate £52.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
IIS
South East

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +22 6 £353 +19.49% 3
Southampton - 6 £450 -
Winchester -4 3 £290 -12.12%
Portsmouth - 2 £363 - 2
Farnborough -3 1 - -
Alton - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 38 (55.07%) .NET
1 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
3 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.99%) SQL
5 20 (28.99%) DNS
6 19 (27.54%) C#
6 19 (27.54%) Web Services
6 19 (27.54%) XML
6 19 (27.54%) PowerShell
7 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 17 (24.64%) SharePoint
9 16 (23.19%) Firewall
9 16 (23.19%) VMware
10 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
12 13 (18.84%) Internet
12 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
14 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (15.94%) jQuery
14 11 (15.94%) ITIL
14 11 (15.94%) Linux
14 11 (15.94%) HTTP
15 10 (14.49%) SOA
15 10 (14.49%) CSS
15 10 (14.49%) SOAP
15 10 (14.49%) HTML

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (24.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
4 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.90%) Commerce Server
7 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.90%) Commerce Server 2007
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) DNS
2 16 (23.19%) Firewall
3 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.84%) Internet
5 11 (15.94%) HTTP
6 9 (13.04%) SMTP
6 9 (13.04%) SAN
7 8 (11.59%) SSL
8 7 (10.14%) LDAP
9 6 (8.70%) Kerberos
9 6 (8.70%) X.400
9 6 (8.70%) X.500
9 6 (8.70%) FTP
10 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.35%) NAS
10 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.90%) VLAN
11 2 (2.90%) Network Security
11 2 (2.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) SoapUI
2 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.80%) Hudson
4 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.90%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.45%) XMLSpy
6 1 (1.45%) MSI
6 1 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (13.04%) Military
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Wintel Support
6 4 (5.80%) Build Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Environment Manager
7 3 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) ASP Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Test Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 19 (27.54%) Web Services
2 19 (27.54%) XML
3 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 11 (15.94%) jQuery
5 10 (14.49%) Ajax
5 10 (14.49%) CSS
5 10 (14.49%) SOAP
5 10 (14.49%) HTML
6 9 (13.04%) Middleware
6 9 (13.04%) WCF
7 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 3 (4.35%) WPF
10 3 (4.35%) ADO.NET
10 3 (4.35%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.90%) XSLT
11 2 (2.90%) LINQ
11 2 (2.90%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 6 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) DTV
5 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) RMADS
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.14%) UNIX
6 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) Android
9 1 (1.45%) CentOS
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
2 10 (14.49%) SOA
3 9 (13.04%) Web Development
3 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.14%) Test Strategy
6 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.80%) Release Management
8 4 (5.80%) TDD
8 4 (5.80%) Time Management
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.35%) Scrum
9 3 (4.35%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) C#
2 19 (27.54%) PowerShell
3 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.14%) VBScript
6 6 (8.70%) Java
7 5 (7.25%) C
8 3 (4.35%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) VB
8 3 (4.35%) VB6
8 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.45%) Python
10 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.45%) XPath
10 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) MCSE
4 3 (4.35%) ISEB
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (13.04%) vSphere
4 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.35%) XenApp
6 3 (4.35%) XenServer
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.90%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCOM
2 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.35%) WSUS
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.90%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.90%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (2.90%) MOM
4 2 (2.90%) SCCM
4 2 (2.90%) MIIS
5 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle
5 7 (10.14%) Cisco
6 6 (8.70%) IBM
6 6 (8.70%) Clearswift
7 5 (7.25%) Serena
7 5 (7.25%) EMC
7 5 (7.25%) Intel
7 5 (7.25%) NetApp
8 4 (5.80%) HP
9 3 (4.35%) Veritas
9 3 (4.35%) Altiris
9 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.35%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.35%) Brocade
9 3 (4.35%) IronPort
10 2 (2.90%) Qualys
10 2 (2.90%) Sitecore