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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 58 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 0.69% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.26% 4.60% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £420 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -16.36%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
121 87 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.40% 15.05% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 43 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £16.30 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 25 November 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
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Watford - 1 £400 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VBScript
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 9 (42.86%) QA
3 9 (42.86%) WCF
3 9 (42.86%) LINQ
3 9 (42.86%) POCO
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) XSL
3 9 (42.86%) XSLT
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Code Coverage
3 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) FxCop
5 7 (33.33%) StyleCop
5 7 (33.33%) JIRA
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) FTP
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) FxCop
1 7 (33.33%) StyleCop
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Web Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 9 (42.86%) WCF
2 9 (42.86%) LINQ
2 9 (42.86%) POCO
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) XSL
2 9 (42.86%) XSLT
3 4 (19.05%) ADO.NET
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Code Coverage
2 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) VBScript
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
3 5 (23.81%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) VMFS
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec
3 5 (23.81%) Sophos
3 5 (23.81%) Veritas
3 5 (23.81%) Acronis
4 2 (9.52%) Telerik
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) Akamai
5 1 (4.76%) Red Gate