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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 174 170 179
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing IIS 306 323 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.24% 1.27% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.62% 6.86% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 222 201
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -28.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.14%
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
4619 4710 4430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3196 3227 2896
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 91 148
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 68 £400 -11.11% 24
Croydon -7 8 £359 -20.27% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £300 -
Docklands, London - 4 £274 -
Greenford 0 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £275 -
Northwood - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Hackney - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Westminster - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 365 (58.97%) Windows
2 307 (49.60%) .NET
3 293 (47.33%) SQL Server
4 246 (39.74%) SQL
5 239 (38.61%) Microsoft
6 198 (31.99%) C#
7 176 (28.43%) JavaScript
8 172 (27.79%) HTML
9 167 (26.98%) ASP.NET
10 155 (25.04%) Active Directory
11 147 (23.75%) CSS
12 135 (21.81%) Oracle
13 132 (21.32%) Web Services
14 127 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 122 (19.71%) VMware
16 117 (18.90%) Linux
17 109 (17.61%) ITIL
18 107 (17.29%) Apache
19 106 (17.12%) DNS
20 105 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
21 98 (15.83%) SharePoint
22 94 (15.19%) XML
22 94 (15.19%) Finance
23 91 (14.70%) MS Excel
24 90 (14.54%) jQuery
25 85 (13.73%) Java
26 83 (13.41%) PowerShell
27 81 (13.09%) Firewall
28 79 (12.76%) SQL Server 2008
29 77 (12.44%) MVC

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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
1 107 (17.29%) Apache
2 98 (15.83%) SharePoint
3 70 (11.31%) Tomcat
4 54 (8.72%) MS Exchange
5 51 (8.24%) WebSphere
6 50 (8.08%) CMS
7 42 (6.79%) Umbraco
8 36 (5.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 33 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (4.20%) WebLogic
11 25 (4.04%) JBoss
12 24 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
13 23 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
16 12 (1.94%) Node.js
17 10 (1.62%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 91 (14.70%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.98%) MS Office
3 15 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.10%) MS Project
5 10 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.45%) InfoPath
7 7 (1.13%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) WebTrends
1 8 (1.29%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) RMDS
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) assyst
5 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.16%) Cordys
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.45%) Office 365
4 8 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.97%) SaaS
6 5 (0.81%) PaaS
6 5 (0.81%) IaaS
7 2 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 106 (17.12%) DNS
2 81 (13.09%) Firewall
3 71 (11.47%) SAN
4 55 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 50 (8.08%) SSL
6 47 (7.59%) HTTP
7 45 (7.27%) DHCP
8 44 (7.11%) Internet
9 37 (5.98%) VPN
10 36 (5.82%) FTP
11 35 (5.65%) VLAN
12 32 (5.17%) WAN
13 28 (4.52%) LAN
14 23 (3.72%) LDAP
15 22 (3.55%) Intranet
16 21 (3.39%) NAS
17 19 (3.07%) Network Security
18 18 (2.91%) IPsec
19 17 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
20 16 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (47.33%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (8.08%) MySQL
4 40 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.01%) Oracle Database
6 30 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.26%) DB2
8 14 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.78%) RavenDB
11 8 (1.29%) DataStage
12 7 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.81%) EDRMS
13 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 62 (10.02%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.72%) NUnit
4 22 (3.55%) TeamCity
5 19 (3.07%) Subversion
6 8 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.29%) Mercurial
6 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.13%) Rational Rose
7 7 (1.13%) JIRA
8 6 (0.97%) CruiseControl
8 6 (0.97%) MSBuild
9 5 (0.81%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.81%) JUnit
9 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.81%) MSI
10 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.65%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.65%) WinDbg
General
1 94 (15.19%) Finance
2 65 (10.50%) Banking
3 38 (6.14%) Investment Banking
4 18 (2.91%) Legal
5 16 (2.58%) Retail
5 16 (2.58%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.26%) Front Office
7 13 (2.10%) Back Office
8 11 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.78%) Marketing
9 10 (1.62%) Law
10 6 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.97%) Advertising
11 5 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.65%) Publishing
12 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Games
13 2 (0.32%) Local Government
14 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (31.83%) Developer
2 99 (15.99%) .NET Developer
3 53 (8.56%) Analyst
4 52 (8.40%) Consultant
5 42 (6.79%) Architect
6 35 (5.65%) Senior Developer
7 32 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 30 (4.85%) Administrator
9 29 (4.68%) Agile .NET Developer
10 28 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (4.36%) C# Developer
12 26 (4.20%) Web Developer
13 25 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (3.23%) Applications Support
14 20 (3.23%) Support Analyst
15 18 (2.91%) Infrastructure Architect
15 18 (2.91%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (2.91%) Web Engineer
16 17 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
16 17 (2.75%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (49.60%) .NET
2 172 (27.79%) HTML
3 167 (26.98%) ASP.NET
4 147 (23.75%) CSS
5 132 (21.32%) Web Services
6 94 (15.19%) XML
7 90 (14.54%) jQuery
8 72 (11.63%) WCF
9 67 (10.82%) HTML5
10 56 (9.05%) .NET Framework
11 50 (8.08%) Ajax
12 47 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (6.14%) KnockoutJS
14 34 (5.49%) Middleware
15 32 (5.17%) Java EE
16 28 (4.52%) Backbone.js
17 25 (4.04%) Underscore.js
18 23 (3.72%) SOAP
19 22 (3.55%) XSLT
20 18 (2.91%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.17%) Clustering
3 25 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
4 22 (3.55%) Client/Server
5 20 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.78%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.62%) Replication
8 10 (1.62%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.13%) W3C
11 6 (0.97%) NHS
11 6 (0.97%) Wiki
11 6 (0.97%) Smartcard
11 6 (0.97%) Statistics
11 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.97%) Open Source
11 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.81%) User Experience
12 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 365 (58.97%) Windows
2 127 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (18.90%) Linux
4 77 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (9.37%) UNIX
6 45 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (4.52%) Windows XP
9 21 (3.39%) AIX
10 17 (2.75%) Windows 7
11 16 (2.58%) SUSE
12 15 (2.42%) Solaris
13 12 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (1.45%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.97%) Android
15 6 (0.97%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.97%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.61%) ITIL
2 105 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (12.44%) MVC
4 74 (11.95%) Migration
5 67 (10.82%) OO
6 61 (9.85%) DevOps
7 54 (8.72%) Web Development
8 53 (8.56%) TDD
9 46 (7.43%) Change Management
10 44 (7.11%) E-Commerce
11 36 (5.82%) Project Management
12 34 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
13 32 (5.17%) Load Balancing
13 32 (5.17%) Problem Management
13 32 (5.17%) BDD
14 30 (4.85%) Configuration Management
15 26 (4.20%) Content Management
16 25 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (3.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (39.74%) SQL
2 198 (31.99%) C#
3 176 (28.43%) JavaScript
4 85 (13.73%) Java
5 83 (13.41%) PowerShell
6 58 (9.37%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.79%) VB
8 31 (5.01%) VBScript
9 30 (4.85%) Python
10 26 (4.20%) PL/SQL
11 24 (3.88%) Perl
12 22 (3.55%) PHP
13 21 (3.39%) Shell Script
13 21 (3.39%) Bash Shell
14 20 (3.23%) VB.NET
15 13 (2.10%) Jython
15 13 (2.10%) VB6
16 11 (1.78%) C-shell
16 11 (1.78%) Korn
17 10 (1.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (8.56%) Degree
2 30 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.39%) CISSP
4 18 (2.91%) CISM
5 16 (2.58%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.62%) CISA
7 9 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.45%) CCNA
8 8 (1.29%) MCSE
9 6 (0.97%) CRISC
10 4 (0.65%) GIAC
10 4 (0.65%) CEH
10 4 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.48%) MCP
11 3 (0.48%) ISACA
11 3 (0.48%) GWAPT
11 3 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.26%) QA
2 10 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.13%) SLA
3 7 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.65%) COBIT
6 2 (0.32%) WCAG
6 2 (0.32%) WAI
7 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 155 (25.04%) Active Directory
2 66 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (9.69%) vSphere
4 26 (4.20%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.58%) XenApp
5 16 (2.58%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.42%) ISA Server
7 13 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.78%) FreeRADIUS
9 9 (1.45%) Firmware
10 6 (0.97%) UAG
11 5 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.81%) NFS
12 4 (0.65%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.65%) XenServer
12 4 (0.65%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.48%) SRDF
13 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (4.52%) SCCM
2 24 (3.88%) Puppet
3 19 (3.07%) SCOM
4 15 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.26%) BladeLogic
6 12 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 10 (1.62%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.45%) WSUS
8 9 (1.45%) Control-M
9 8 (1.29%) Nagios
9 8 (1.29%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.97%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.65%) DameWare
12 4 (0.65%) OVSD
12 4 (0.65%) WMI
12 4 (0.65%) OpenView
12 4 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
13 3 (0.48%) CA SiteMinder
13 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 239 (38.61%) Microsoft
2 135 (21.81%) Oracle
3 122 (19.71%) VMware
4 63 (10.18%) Cisco
5 61 (9.85%) IBM
6 59 (9.53%) Citrix
7 54 (8.72%) HP
8 45 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 29 (4.68%) CheckPoint
10 28 (4.52%) Dell
11 27 (4.36%) NetApp
12 21 (3.39%) EMC
12 21 (3.39%) F5
13 17 (2.75%) Sitecore
14 15 (2.42%) Juniper
15 12 (1.94%) Symantec
15 12 (1.94%) Altiris
16 11 (1.78%) Google
17 10 (1.62%) Ektron
17 10 (1.62%) TIBCO
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