The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 57 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.52% 2.89% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.71% 13.33% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate
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£438 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.38 £31.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.37% +106.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
164 165 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.71% 21.65% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 62 46
Average daily rate £381 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £30.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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
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 1 May 2015. 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 0 4 £375 -
Watford -1 1 - -
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) WCF
6 6 (37.50%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) LDAP
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (18.75%) CISSP
9 3 (18.75%) SAML
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) HP
9 3 (18.75%) CSS
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (18.75%) OAuth
9 3 (18.75%) XACML

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) SAML
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) OAuth
4 3 (18.75%) XACML
4 3 (18.75%) SPML
4 3 (18.75%) OpenID
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ
5 2 (12.50%) POCO
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) XSL
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) WAMP
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) NetApp
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Akamai
3 1 (6.25%) 3PAR