The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Kent region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 31 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 2.31% 4.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.71% 15.09% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Average daily rate £425 £286 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.60% -9.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+110.36% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.85% 15.32% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 38
Average daily rate £395 £295 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.89% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £214 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £498 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
IIS
South East

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - - - - 1
Folkestone - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Stansted - - - - 3
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
West Malling - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
4 1 (11.11%) ArcIMS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SMTP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Squid
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Sun