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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 162 188 173
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs citing IIS 324 282 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.12% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.16% 6.23% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 178 196
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +55.82%
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
4522 4529 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.63% 17.97% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2949 2947 3074
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 115 174
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.81 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £59.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +24 73 £395 -12.22% 27
Croydon - 8 £359 - 4
Brentford - 3 £249 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £275 - 2
Bromley +2 1 - -
Barnet - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Northwood - - - -
Orpington - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 366 (59.80%) Windows
2 316 (51.63%) .NET
3 298 (48.69%) SQL Server
4 250 (40.85%) SQL
5 226 (36.93%) Microsoft
6 222 (36.27%) C#
7 183 (29.90%) ASP.NET
8 171 (27.94%) HTML
8 171 (27.94%) JavaScript
9 155 (25.33%) Active Directory
10 150 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 142 (23.20%) CSS
12 138 (22.55%) Web Services
13 123 (20.10%) VMware
14 122 (19.93%) Oracle
15 120 (19.61%) Linux
16 114 (18.63%) SharePoint
17 102 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 101 (16.50%) ITIL
19 95 (15.52%) MS Excel
20 93 (15.20%) Apache
21 91 (14.87%) XML
22 90 (14.71%) Finance
23 89 (14.54%) Java
24 86 (14.05%) DNS
24 86 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
24 86 (14.05%) jQuery
25 84 (13.73%) WCF
25 84 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
26 82 (13.40%) PowerShell

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 114 (18.63%) SharePoint
2 93 (15.20%) Apache
3 72 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 58 (9.48%) CMS
5 55 (8.99%) WebSphere
6 54 (8.82%) Umbraco
7 51 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 36 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
8 36 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 30 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (3.43%) WebLogic
11 19 (3.10%) Node.js
11 19 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (2.78%) nginx
13 17 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
14 16 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (1.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 95 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.54%) MS Office
3 20 (3.27%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.47%) MS Project
5 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.82%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.16%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.63%) WebTrends
3 8 (1.31%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.49%) RMDS
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.16%) assyst
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.29%) Office 365
4 11 (1.80%) SaaS
4 11 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.47%) PaaS
5 9 (1.47%) IaaS
6 8 (1.31%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 86 (14.05%) DNS
2 66 (10.78%) Firewall
3 60 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 58 (9.48%) SAN
5 53 (8.66%) SSL
6 51 (8.33%) HTTP
7 46 (7.52%) DHCP
8 41 (6.70%) Internet
9 30 (4.90%) WAN
10 28 (4.58%) LAN
10 28 (4.58%) VPN
11 26 (4.25%) Intranet
11 26 (4.25%) FTP
12 24 (3.92%) LDAP
12 24 (3.92%) VLAN
13 21 (3.43%) IPsec
14 19 (3.10%) Network Security
15 15 (2.45%) SMTP
16 14 (2.29%) BIG-IP
17 13 (2.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (48.69%) SQL Server
2 102 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 36 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (5.23%) MySQL
5 28 (4.58%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.10%) RavenDB
7 15 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.80%) DB2
10 11 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.31%) DataStage
12 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.98%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (10.78%) Visual Studio
2 48 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (5.23%) TeamCity
3 32 (5.23%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.41%) NUnit
5 21 (3.43%) Subversion
6 18 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.61%) Mercurial
8 11 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (1.63%) Rational Rose
9 10 (1.63%) JIRA
10 7 (1.14%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.82%) Fiddler
11 5 (0.82%) Artifactory
11 5 (0.82%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.82%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.65%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.65%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.49%) Moq
General
1 90 (14.71%) Finance
2 53 (8.66%) Banking
3 31 (5.07%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.43%) Retail
5 18 (2.94%) Back Office
5 18 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.78%) Legal
7 16 (2.61%) Front Office
8 13 (2.12%) Marketing
9 12 (1.96%) Law
10 11 (1.80%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.49%) Advertising
13 3 (0.49%) Publishing
14 2 (0.33%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 204 (33.33%) Developer
2 114 (18.63%) .NET Developer
3 58 (9.48%) Analyst
4 44 (7.19%) Consultant
5 41 (6.70%) Senior Developer
6 35 (5.72%) Architect
7 33 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
7 33 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (4.90%) Administrator
9 29 (4.74%) Web Developer
9 29 (4.74%) Applications Support
10 28 (4.58%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
13 24 (3.92%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (2.78%) Web Engineer
15 17 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
16 14 (2.29%) Applications Support Analyst
16 14 (2.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (51.63%) .NET
2 183 (29.90%) ASP.NET
3 171 (27.94%) HTML
4 142 (23.20%) CSS
5 138 (22.55%) Web Services
6 91 (14.87%) XML
7 86 (14.05%) jQuery
8 84 (13.73%) WCF
9 67 (10.95%) .NET Framework
10 59 (9.64%) HTML5
11 52 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (6.86%) Ajax
13 31 (5.07%) KnockoutJS
14 27 (4.41%) J2EE
15 26 (4.25%) JSON
16 24 (3.92%) SOAP
16 24 (3.92%) Backbone.js
17 23 (3.76%) REST
17 23 (3.76%) Middleware
18 21 (3.43%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.90%) Clustering
2 24 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 21 (3.43%) Inversion of Control
3 21 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.12%) Open Source
6 11 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.63%) Replication
8 9 (1.47%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.31%) Smartcard
9 8 (1.31%) NHS
9 8 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.98%) AS400
10 6 (0.98%) Derivative
10 6 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.98%) Statistics
10 6 (0.98%) Wiki
10 6 (0.98%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 366 (59.80%) Windows
2 150 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (19.61%) Linux
4 84 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (11.44%) UNIX
6 40 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (4.41%) Windows XP
9 22 (3.59%) Solaris
10 20 (3.27%) AIX
10 20 (3.27%) Windows 7
11 18 (2.94%) SUSE
12 16 (2.61%) Windows 2000
13 13 (2.12%) Apple iOS
14 9 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (1.47%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.14%) Android
16 5 (0.82%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (16.50%) ITIL
2 86 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (12.91%) OO
4 78 (12.75%) MVC
5 75 (12.25%) DevOps
6 69 (11.27%) Migration
7 61 (9.97%) Web Development
8 57 (9.31%) TDD
9 51 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 39 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (6.05%) Configuration Management
12 35 (5.72%) BDD
13 31 (5.07%) OOD
14 30 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (4.90%) Unit Testing
14 30 (4.90%) Load Balancing
14 30 (4.90%) Change Management
15 29 (4.74%) Service Delivery
15 29 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
16 27 (4.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 250 (40.85%) SQL
2 222 (36.27%) C#
3 171 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 89 (14.54%) Java
5 82 (13.40%) PowerShell
6 55 (8.99%) T-SQL
7 43 (7.03%) VB
8 31 (5.07%) Python
9 29 (4.74%) VBScript
9 29 (4.74%) PL/SQL
10 23 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 23 (3.76%) Perl
11 20 (3.27%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.94%) PHP
13 13 (2.12%) Ruby
14 11 (1.80%) Korn
15 10 (1.63%) C++
16 8 (1.31%) C
16 8 (1.31%) VB6
17 7 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (8.01%) Degree
2 24 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.80%) MCSE
5 9 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.47%) CISSP
5 9 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.14%) CISM
7 5 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.82%) CCNA
8 4 (0.65%) CCNP
8 4 (0.65%) MCSA
8 4 (0.65%) MCTS
9 3 (0.49%) MCITP
9 3 (0.49%) CISA
9 3 (0.49%) MCP
9 3 (0.49%) ISEB
10 2 (0.33%) PhD
10 2 (0.33%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.29%) QA
2 12 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.82%) SLA
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 155 (25.33%) Active Directory
2 72 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (7.68%) vSphere
4 26 (4.25%) VMware ESX
5 21 (3.43%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.78%) ISA Server
7 13 (2.12%) XenApp
8 8 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.14%) Xen
9 7 (1.14%) SRDF
9 7 (1.14%) FreeRADIUS
10 5 (0.82%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.65%) MetaFrame
11 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.49%) UAG
12 3 (0.49%) NFS
13 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (4.90%) Puppet
2 22 (3.59%) SCCM
3 20 (3.27%) SCOM
4 19 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.45%) BladeLogic
6 8 (1.31%) Control-M
6 8 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (1.14%) Nagios
8 6 (0.98%) OpenView
8 6 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.98%) DameWare
8 6 (0.98%) OVSD
9 5 (0.82%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.65%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.65%) WMI
11 3 (0.49%) WSUS
11 3 (0.49%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.49%) OpenSSO
11 3 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (0.49%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 226 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 123 (20.10%) VMware
3 122 (19.93%) Oracle
4 58 (9.48%) IBM
5 52 (8.50%) Cisco
6 45 (7.35%) Citrix
7 41 (6.70%) HP
8 39 (6.37%) Red Hat
9 27 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 25 (4.08%) Sitecore
11 22 (3.59%) NetApp
12 17 (2.78%) Google
12 17 (2.78%) JBoss
13 16 (2.61%) F5
14 15 (2.45%) Dell
15 14 (2.29%) EMC
16 13 (2.12%) Ektron
17 11 (1.80%) Altiris
18 10 (1.63%) Cognos
19 9 (1.47%) EPiServer
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Rate: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Brentford
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Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: From £350 to £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Unspecified Negotiable day rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
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