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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 54 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 1.71% 1.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 7.45% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +86.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £322 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £370 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.28 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +28.97%
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
135 161 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.26% 22.90% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 63 61
Average daily rate £413 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.27% +122.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £23.50 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £30.00 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +8 2 £375 -
Watford +8 1 £525 - 1
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Ware - - - -
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Code Coverage
3 7 (46.67%) VBScript
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) XSL
3 7 (46.67%) XSLT
3 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (46.67%) QA
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) LINQ
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) POCO
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) DHCP
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Clustering
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Intranet
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) FxCop
1 4 (26.67%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Web Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) POCO
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) LINQ
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) XSL
3 7 (46.67%) XSLT
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) WAMP
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Code Coverage
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (46.67%) BDD
1 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) VBScript
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Sophos
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Acronis
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Akamai
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR