The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 49 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.32% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 1.72% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£288 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £335 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.34% +15.00%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
111 116 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.82% 18.80% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 61
Average daily rate £313 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +57.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
IIS
East of England

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £225 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - - 2
Ware - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Berkhamsted - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - - 2
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
1 14 (50.00%) XML
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) JIRA
4 10 (35.71%) QA
4 10 (35.71%) XSL
4 10 (35.71%) XSLT
4 10 (35.71%) VBScript
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) VB
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.00%) VB6
7 7 (25.00%) OOP
7 7 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) DB2
8 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (21.43%) UNIX
8 6 (21.43%) AIX

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 6 (21.43%) MQSeries
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) AquaLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) ATM
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) DB2
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) FxCop
2 4 (14.29%) StyleCop
3 1 (3.57%) Moq
3 1 (3.57%) dotTrace
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Delivery Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Service Manager
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 6 (21.43%) VB Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Services Manager
2 6 (21.43%) VB6 Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
1 14 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) XSL
3 10 (35.71%) XSLT
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) WCF
6 6 (21.43%) LINQ
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) POCO
9 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) jQuery
10 2 (7.14%) RESTful
10 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.14%) WebCenter
10 2 (7.14%) XML Schema
10 2 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) EPoS
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 2 (7.14%) RIA
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) AIX
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) SUSE
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Content Management
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) System Testing
7 2 (7.14%) OWASP
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) VBScript
3 8 (28.57%) VB
4 7 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) VB6
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
1 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) Sun
3 6 (21.43%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) Dell
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) BEA
4 2 (7.14%) Plumtree
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Sophos
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Telerik
5 1 (3.57%) Acronis