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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 54 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.94% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 4.55% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -23.73%
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
75 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.02% 20.79% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 71 56
Average daily rate £475 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £545 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £36.75 £12.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.25% -48.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Linux

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Websense