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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 180 189 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -57
Contract jobs citing IIS 258 242 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.12% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.49% 6.08% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 153 188
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £303 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-22.41% -0.85%
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
3974 3983 3680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.81% 18.48% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2680 2403
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 73 131
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £34.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 -15 63 £400 -5.88% 31
Croydon -7 2 £488 +13.37% 1
Uxbridge +3 1 £375 -22.52% 1
Wimbledon 0 1 £175 -46.15% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £325 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £333 - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 364 (66.18%) Windows
2 240 (43.64%) .NET
3 236 (42.91%) SQL Server
4 235 (42.73%) SQL
5 234 (42.55%) Microsoft
6 165 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 128 (23.27%) C#
8 126 (22.91%) DNS
9 123 (22.36%) VMware
10 122 (22.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 116 (21.09%) JavaScript
12 114 (20.73%) Linux
13 106 (19.27%) HTML
14 100 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 99 (18.00%) CSS
16 98 (17.82%) ITIL
17 95 (17.27%) Oracle
17 95 (17.27%) SharePoint
18 94 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
19 93 (16.91%) Web Services
20 88 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
21 87 (15.82%) Apache
22 83 (15.09%) Firewall
23 75 (13.64%) Finance
24 74 (13.45%) vSphere
25 72 (13.09%) XML
26 71 (12.91%) MS Excel
27 70 (12.73%) SAN
28 69 (12.55%) Java
28 69 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 95 (17.27%) SharePoint
2 87 (15.82%) Apache
3 61 (11.09%) Tomcat
4 55 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 50 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 39 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 34 (6.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (4.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (4.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (4.18%) WebLogic
10 23 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (3.82%) JBoss
12 20 (3.64%) Lync
13 19 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
14 16 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (2.91%) Office Communications Server
14 16 (2.91%) CMS
15 15 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (2.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 71 (12.91%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.00%) MS Office
3 15 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.82%) MS Project
5 8 (1.45%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.36%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.55%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.55%) ResourceLink
2 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.36%) RMDS
3 2 (0.36%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Cordys
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.00%) Office 365
4 13 (2.36%) IaaS
5 8 (1.45%) PaaS
6 5 (0.91%) SaaS
6 5 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.73%) SoftLayer
7 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.36%) GitHub
8 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 126 (22.91%) DNS
2 83 (15.09%) Firewall
3 70 (12.73%) SAN
4 62 (11.27%) TCP/IP
5 47 (8.55%) HTTP
6 45 (8.18%) DHCP
6 45 (8.18%) VLAN
7 43 (7.82%) VPN
8 41 (7.45%) Internet
9 38 (6.91%) SSL
10 37 (6.73%) WAN
11 30 (5.45%) FTP
12 28 (5.09%) LAN
13 27 (4.91%) LDAP
13 27 (4.91%) NAS
14 16 (2.91%) MPLS
15 15 (2.73%) Intranet
15 15 (2.73%) Network Security
15 15 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (2.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (42.91%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (6.18%) MySQL
4 30 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.91%) DB2
8 15 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.45%) EDRMS
13 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.73%) DTS
14 4 (0.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (7.82%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (4.73%) Subversion
4 15 (2.73%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.55%) JIRA
5 14 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (2.36%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.18%) NUnit
8 10 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.82%) Selenium
9 9 (1.64%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.45%) MSBuild
10 8 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.27%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.27%) WiX
12 6 (1.09%) JUnit
13 5 (0.91%) MSI
13 5 (0.91%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.73%) Calabash
General
1 75 (13.64%) Finance
2 40 (7.27%) Banking
3 27 (4.91%) Retail
4 24 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.64%) Legal
6 15 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.18%) Law
8 11 (2.00%) Marketing
9 7 (1.27%) Publishing
10 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.73%) Electronics
12 4 (0.73%) Advertising
12 4 (0.73%) Front Office
13 3 (0.55%) Games
13 3 (0.55%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.36%) International Banking
14 2 (0.36%) German Language
14 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 114 (20.73%) Developer
2 61 (11.09%) Analyst
3 52 (9.45%) Architect
4 42 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 31 (5.64%) Consultant
7 29 (5.27%) Web Engineer
8 26 (4.73%) Administrator
8 26 (4.73%) Senior Developer
9 24 (4.36%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (4.00%) Support Engineer
11 20 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (3.27%) Support Analyst
13 17 (3.09%) Infrastructure Architect
13 17 (3.09%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
14 15 (2.73%) Applications Support
14 15 (2.73%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (43.64%) .NET
2 106 (19.27%) HTML
3 100 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 99 (18.00%) CSS
5 93 (16.91%) Web Services
6 72 (13.09%) XML
7 54 (9.82%) jQuery
8 38 (6.91%) HTML5
9 37 (6.73%) WCF
10 34 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (6.18%) .NET Framework
10 34 (6.18%) Middleware
10 34 (6.18%) Ajax
11 24 (4.36%) SOAP
12 23 (4.18%) Java EE
13 20 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
14 19 (3.45%) RESTful
15 16 (2.91%) XSLT
15 16 (2.91%) XSD
15 16 (2.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.00%) Clustering
2 37 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.73%) Open Source
6 14 (2.55%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (2.36%) Replication
8 10 (1.82%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.45%) iPad
10 6 (1.09%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.09%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.09%) CESG
10 6 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.09%) W3C
11 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.91%) User Experience
12 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.73%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.73%) DataPower
12 4 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 364 (66.18%) Windows
2 122 (22.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 114 (20.73%) Linux
4 94 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (9.45%) UNIX
7 33 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (4.36%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.36%) Windows XP
9 18 (3.27%) AIX
10 15 (2.73%) Solaris
11 14 (2.55%) CentOS
11 14 (2.55%) SUSE
12 10 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.64%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.09%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.09%) Android
15 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.55%) Debian
17 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.82%) ITIL
2 88 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (10.00%) Migration
4 47 (8.55%) MVC
5 43 (7.82%) E-Commerce
6 39 (7.09%) Change Management
7 38 (6.91%) OO
7 38 (6.91%) Project Management
8 34 (6.18%) DevOps
9 32 (5.82%) Load Balancing
10 30 (5.45%) TDD
11 29 (5.27%) Problem Management
12 26 (4.73%) BDD
13 25 (4.55%) Scrum
13 25 (4.55%) Release Management
14 23 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (3.82%) Configuration Management
15 21 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (3.64%) Validation
16 20 (3.64%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 235 (42.73%) SQL
2 128 (23.27%) C#
3 116 (21.09%) JavaScript
4 69 (12.55%) Java
5 62 (11.27%) PowerShell
6 39 (7.09%) T-SQL
7 37 (6.73%) VB
8 33 (6.00%) VBScript
9 24 (4.36%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.18%) PHP
10 23 (4.18%) Shell Script
11 20 (3.64%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.09%) VB.NET
12 17 (3.09%) VB6
13 14 (2.55%) Perl
14 13 (2.36%) Jython
15 11 (2.00%) Python
15 11 (2.00%) Ruby
15 11 (2.00%) Korn
15 11 (2.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 37 (6.73%) Degree
2 27 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.00%) CISSP
5 21 (3.82%) CISM
6 12 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (1.82%) CISA
7 10 (1.82%) CCNA
8 9 (1.64%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.27%) CRISC
10 5 (0.91%) MCSE
10 5 (0.91%) GIAC
10 5 (0.91%) ISACA
11 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.55%) MCSA
11 3 (0.55%) ISSAP
11 3 (0.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.73%) SLA
1 15 (2.73%) QA
2 9 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.91%) COBIT
6 2 (0.36%) WCAG
6 2 (0.36%) WAI
7 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 165 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 74 (13.45%) vSphere
3 65 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (6.55%) Hyper-V
5 21 (3.82%) XenApp
6 15 (2.73%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
8 10 (1.82%) Firmware
9 9 (1.64%) ISA Server
10 7 (1.27%) UAG
11 6 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (1.09%) XenServer
11 6 (1.09%) NFS
12 5 (0.91%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.91%) Xen
12 5 (0.91%) vCloud
13 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.55%) Samba
14 3 (0.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 36 (6.55%) SCCM
2 22 (4.00%) SCOM
2 22 (4.00%) Puppet
3 13 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.82%) WSUS
6 8 (1.45%) BladeLogic
6 8 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.27%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.09%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.55%) CA SiteMinder
10 3 (0.55%) Control-M
10 3 (0.55%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.36%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.36%) Ansible
11 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 234 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 123 (22.36%) VMware
3 95 (17.27%) Oracle
4 61 (11.09%) Citrix
5 60 (10.91%) Cisco
6 55 (10.00%) IBM
7 50 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 47 (8.55%) HP
9 29 (5.27%) F5
10 27 (4.91%) Dell
11 25 (4.55%) NetApp
12 20 (3.64%) EMC
13 16 (2.91%) Juniper
14 14 (2.55%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.18%) Symantec
15 12 (2.18%) TIBCO
16 10 (1.82%) Adobe
17 9 (1.64%) CA
18 8 (1.45%) Veeam
18 8 (1.45%) Intel
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