The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 177 171 193
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing IIS 301 319 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.36% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 7.13% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 237 159
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.75 £19.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.21% -55.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
IIS
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4716 4474 4315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.09% 19.02% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3212 2940 2747
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 96 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in London

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in London

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in London

IIS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IIS Hourly Rate Histogram in London

IIS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London -1 74 £425 +9.32% 20
Croydon -11 10 £325 -18.75%
Canary Wharf -3 8 £400 -
Docklands, London -2 4 £350 -22.22%
Hounslow - 1 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £290 -
Sidcup - 1 £400 -
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 462 (68.44%) Windows
2 328 (48.59%) SQL Server
3 315 (46.67%) SQL
4 295 (43.70%) .NET
5 238 (35.26%) Microsoft
6 181 (26.81%) Linux
7 180 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 169 (25.04%) Active Directory
9 159 (23.56%) C#
10 149 (22.07%) VMware
10 149 (22.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 148 (21.93%) Java
12 124 (18.37%) ITIL
13 123 (18.22%) Oracle
13 123 (18.22%) DNS
14 122 (18.07%) Finance
15 117 (17.33%) JavaScript
16 114 (16.89%) HTML
17 109 (16.15%) Tomcat
18 107 (15.85%) ASP.NET
19 106 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
20 102 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
21 99 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
21 99 (14.67%) Apache
22 96 (14.22%) Firewall
23 88 (13.04%) DevOps
24 84 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
24 84 (12.44%) SharePoint
25 80 (11.85%) E-Commerce
26 79 (11.70%) TCP/IP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 109 (16.15%) Tomcat
2 99 (14.67%) Apache
3 84 (12.44%) SharePoint
4 63 (9.33%) WebSphere
5 44 (6.52%) MS Exchange
6 33 (4.89%) JBoss
7 27 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 27 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
9 25 (3.70%) Lync
10 21 (3.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 20 (2.96%) WebLogic
12 19 (2.81%) OpenStack
12 19 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (2.52%) CMS
14 12 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
15 11 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 65 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.52%) MS Office
4 8 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.59%) MS Project
6 4 (0.59%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.37%) RMDS
1 16 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.15%) Global One
4 1 (0.15%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 99 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.41%) Office 365
4 17 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.48%) SaaS
6 9 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.19%) PaaS
7 8 (1.19%) IaaS
8 7 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.04%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.15%) Yammer
13 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 123 (18.22%) DNS
2 96 (14.22%) Firewall
3 79 (11.70%) SAN
3 79 (11.70%) TCP/IP
4 65 (9.63%) HTTP
5 51 (7.56%) DHCP
6 38 (5.63%) WAN
7 37 (5.48%) NAS
8 36 (5.33%) Internet
9 33 (4.89%) LDAP
9 33 (4.89%) LAN
10 29 (4.30%) VLAN
11 28 (4.15%) SSL
11 28 (4.15%) VPN
12 23 (3.41%) FTP
13 20 (2.96%) Intranet
14 14 (2.07%) NetScaler
15 11 (1.63%) BIG-IP
15 11 (1.63%) MPLS
16 9 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (48.59%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (6.37%) Oracle Database
4 40 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (2.67%) MySQL
9 13 (1.93%) DB2
9 13 (1.93%) DTS
10 12 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.63%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.19%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.19%) HBase
15 7 (1.04%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 76 (11.26%) Subversion
2 65 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (9.63%) Jenkins
3 57 (8.44%) Git (software)
3 57 (8.44%) Visual Studio
4 54 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 46 (6.81%) JIRA
6 35 (5.19%) Ant
6 35 (5.19%) Maven
7 31 (4.59%) MSBuild
8 24 (3.56%) Gradle
9 21 (3.11%) Mercurial
10 18 (2.67%) NUnit
11 16 (2.37%) ReSharper
12 15 (2.22%) Introscope
13 13 (1.93%) JMeter
14 10 (1.48%) CruiseControl
14 10 (1.48%) Moq
15 9 (1.33%) SpecFlow
16 8 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 122 (18.07%) Finance
2 66 (9.78%) Banking
3 32 (4.74%) Retail
4 25 (3.70%) Law
5 18 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.52%) Marketing
7 14 (2.07%) Back Office
8 12 (1.78%) Front Office
8 12 (1.78%) Games
9 10 (1.48%) Legal
10 5 (0.74%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.74%) Publishing
11 4 (0.59%) Local Government
11 4 (0.59%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Automotive
11 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (20.89%) Developer
2 97 (14.37%) Analyst
3 69 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 63 (9.33%) .NET Developer
5 55 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
6 51 (7.56%) Architect
7 48 (7.11%) Administrator
8 46 (6.81%) Applications Support
8 46 (6.81%) Web Engineer
8 46 (6.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 37 (5.48%) Support Analyst
10 35 (5.19%) C# Developer
11 28 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
13 24 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
13 24 (3.56%) Applications Support Analyst
14 20 (2.96%) Consultant
14 20 (2.96%) Server Engineer
15 19 (2.81%) Support Engineer
15 19 (2.81%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (43.70%) .NET
2 114 (16.89%) HTML
3 107 (15.85%) ASP.NET
4 72 (10.67%) jQuery
5 70 (10.37%) Web Services
6 68 (10.07%) CSS
7 64 (9.48%) XML
8 61 (9.04%) Middleware
9 59 (8.74%) WCF
10 49 (7.26%) .NET Framework
11 43 (6.37%) HTML5
12 39 (5.78%) AngularJS
13 36 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (4.44%) Rendezvous
14 30 (4.44%) SOAP
15 29 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (3.85%) J2EE
17 25 (3.70%) XSLT
18 23 (3.41%) Java EE
19 20 (2.96%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.33%) Clustering
3 24 (3.56%) Fixed Income
4 23 (3.41%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.11%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.67%) PKI
7 15 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.78%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.63%) Streaming Video
10 11 (1.63%) iPhone
10 11 (1.63%) iPad
11 10 (1.48%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.19%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.04%) NHS
13 7 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.89%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 462 (68.44%) Windows
2 181 (26.81%) Linux
3 149 (22.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (10.07%) UNIX
7 63 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.26%) Solaris
9 17 (2.52%) AIX
10 14 (2.07%) SUSE
11 13 (1.93%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.78%) CentOS
13 7 (1.04%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.89%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.74%) Android
16 3 (0.44%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (18.37%) ITIL
2 106 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (13.04%) DevOps
4 80 (11.85%) E-Commerce
5 75 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 73 (10.81%) Migration
7 66 (9.78%) MVC
8 59 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (7.70%) Release Management
10 49 (7.26%) Configuration Management
11 48 (7.11%) SDLC
12 41 (6.07%) Problem Management
13 39 (5.78%) Service Delivery
13 39 (5.78%) SOA
14 34 (5.04%) Web Development
15 33 (4.89%) Root Cause Analysis
16 32 (4.74%) CRM
16 32 (4.74%) Change Management
16 32 (4.74%) Scrum
17 30 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 315 (46.67%) SQL
2 180 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 159 (23.56%) C#
4 148 (21.93%) Java
5 117 (17.33%) JavaScript
6 67 (9.93%) Python
7 51 (7.56%) T-SQL
8 34 (5.04%) Perl
9 33 (4.89%) PHP
10 30 (4.44%) C++
11 28 (4.15%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.70%) VB
13 21 (3.11%) VB.NET
14 20 (2.96%) Ruby
15 15 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.93%) VBScript
17 10 (1.48%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.04%) R
19 6 (0.89%) VB6
20 5 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 45 (6.67%) Degree
2 22 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.07%) MCSE
5 11 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.89%) CISSP
8 6 (0.89%) CCNA
9 5 (0.74%) HND
9 5 (0.74%) MCSA
10 4 (0.59%) MCP
10 4 (0.59%) CCNP
10 4 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.44%) CISM
11 3 (0.44%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.44%) MCITP
11 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.22%) QA
2 13 (1.93%) SLA
3 12 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 169 (25.04%) Active Directory
2 102 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (9.19%) vSphere
4 46 (6.81%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (3.26%) VMware ESX
7 20 (2.96%) NFS
8 15 (2.22%) vCloud
9 12 (1.78%) KVM
9 12 (1.78%) XenApp
10 11 (1.63%) XenServer
11 9 (1.33%) Xen
11 9 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (1.19%) SRDF
13 7 (1.04%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.74%) UAG
16 3 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
16 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 65 (9.63%) Puppet
2 51 (7.56%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (6.07%) BladeLogic
4 40 (5.93%) SCOM
5 31 (4.59%) ITRS Geneos
6 24 (3.56%) SCCM
7 17 (2.52%) Nagios
8 11 (1.63%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.48%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (1.19%) Ansible
12 6 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.89%) WSUS
12 6 (0.89%) Control-M
13 5 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.74%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.74%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.59%) StatsD
14 4 (0.59%) CA Wily
14 4 (0.59%) Graphite
Vendors
1 238 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 149 (22.07%) VMware
3 123 (18.22%) Oracle
4 79 (11.70%) IBM
5 63 (9.33%) Red Hat
6 51 (7.56%) Citrix
7 35 (5.19%) Cisco
8 34 (5.04%) TIBCO
9 32 (4.74%) HP
10 31 (4.59%) F5
11 30 (4.44%) NetApp
12 24 (3.56%) Splunk
13 22 (3.26%) Dell
14 20 (2.96%) Perforce
15 19 (2.81%) EMC
16 18 (2.67%) webMethods
17 17 (2.52%) Symantec
17 17 (2.52%) Juniper
18 13 (1.93%) Veritas
18 13 (1.93%) Sybase
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £289.25 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hammersmith
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £120 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Public Sector
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago