The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 37 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.78% 2.33% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.89% 18.92% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£494 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.55% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £281 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £391 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
IIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 37 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.81% 12.29% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 36
Average daily rate £375 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.68 £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.68% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.74 £17.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 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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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
Maidstone - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) BCP
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) DHTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) BCP
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CISA
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Intel