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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 177 174 197
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing IIS 306 321 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.32% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% 7.00% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 231 183
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £28.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.57%
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
4840 4585 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.44% 18.92% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3340 3018 2943
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £234
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 54 113 114
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +8 65 £425 +6.25% 21
Croydon -17 9 £500 +39.37%
Docklands, London - 5 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 4 £350 +27.27% 1
Canary Wharf -10 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £400 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 445 (66.52%) Windows
2 311 (46.49%) SQL Server
3 297 (44.39%) SQL
4 276 (41.26%) .NET
5 269 (40.21%) Microsoft
6 187 (27.95%) Active Directory
7 185 (27.65%) PowerShell
8 171 (25.56%) C#
9 152 (22.72%) Linux
10 149 (22.27%) VMware
11 141 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 129 (19.28%) JavaScript
13 125 (18.68%) DNS
14 121 (18.09%) Finance
15 114 (17.04%) HTML
15 114 (17.04%) ASP.NET
16 113 (16.89%) ITIL
17 108 (16.14%) Java
18 104 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
19 98 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
20 95 (14.20%) Oracle
21 93 (13.90%) Tomcat
22 89 (13.30%) SharePoint
22 89 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
23 85 (12.71%) Firewall
24 82 (12.26%) DevOps
25 77 (11.51%) Apache
25 77 (11.51%) jQuery
26 76 (11.36%) CSS
27 75 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 93 (13.90%) Tomcat
2 89 (13.30%) SharePoint
3 77 (11.51%) Apache
4 56 (8.37%) MS Exchange
5 55 (8.22%) WebSphere
6 35 (5.23%) JBoss
7 31 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
8 30 (4.48%) Lync
9 25 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (2.84%) CMS
11 19 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (2.39%) WebLogic
13 16 (2.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 15 (2.24%) IBM HTTP Server
15 14 (2.09%) Office Communications Server
15 14 (2.09%) OpenStack
16 13 (1.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 66 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 20 (2.99%) MS Office
4 8 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.60%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.45%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.35%) RMDS
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.30%) BusinessWare
4 2 (0.30%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.15%) Global One
5 1 (0.15%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 89 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.99%) Office 365
4 17 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.35%) SaaS
5 9 (1.35%) PaaS
6 8 (1.20%) IaaS
6 8 (1.20%) Google App Engine
6 8 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.45%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 125 (18.68%) DNS
2 85 (12.71%) Firewall
3 73 (10.91%) SAN
4 70 (10.46%) TCP/IP
5 60 (8.97%) DHCP
6 54 (8.07%) HTTP
7 42 (6.28%) WAN
8 35 (5.23%) LAN
9 33 (4.93%) NAS
10 31 (4.63%) LDAP
11 30 (4.48%) SSL
11 30 (4.48%) Internet
12 28 (4.19%) VLAN
13 26 (3.89%) FTP
14 24 (3.59%) VPN
15 18 (2.69%) Intranet
16 14 (2.09%) NetScaler
17 11 (1.64%) MPLS
18 9 (1.35%) IPsec
19 8 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (46.49%) SQL Server
2 63 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (4.48%) Oracle Database
7 27 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (3.14%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.69%) MySQL
10 13 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.94%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.79%) DB2
12 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.64%) DTS
13 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.05%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.05%) EDRMS
16 7 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 75 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (10.31%) Subversion
3 63 (9.42%) Visual Studio
4 56 (8.37%) Git (software)
5 54 (8.07%) TeamCity
6 51 (7.62%) Jenkins
7 30 (4.48%) JIRA
8 24 (3.59%) NUnit
9 22 (3.29%) MSBuild
10 20 (2.99%) Ant
11 19 (2.84%) Maven
12 14 (2.09%) CruiseControl
12 14 (2.09%) Gradle
13 13 (1.94%) ReSharper
13 13 (1.94%) Mercurial
14 10 (1.49%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.35%) Moq
16 8 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
17 7 (1.05%) MSI
18 6 (0.90%) Introscope
General
1 121 (18.09%) Finance
2 70 (10.46%) Banking
3 31 (4.63%) Retail
4 24 (3.59%) Law
5 16 (2.39%) Back Office
5 16 (2.39%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.39%) Marketing
6 11 (1.64%) Front Office
7 10 (1.49%) Games
8 9 (1.35%) Legal
9 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.75%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.60%) Publishing
11 4 (0.60%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 165 (24.66%) Developer
2 81 (12.11%) Analyst
3 78 (11.66%) .NET Developer
4 61 (9.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
6 48 (7.17%) Architect
7 46 (6.88%) Administrator
8 45 (6.73%) Applications Support
9 40 (5.98%) Web Engineer
10 37 (5.53%) DevOps Engineer
10 37 (5.53%) C# Developer
11 33 (4.93%) Support Analyst
12 32 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
13 27 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (3.14%) Consultant
14 21 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (3.14%) Wintel Engineer
15 20 (2.99%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
15 20 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (41.26%) .NET
2 114 (17.04%) HTML
2 114 (17.04%) ASP.NET
3 77 (11.51%) jQuery
4 76 (11.36%) CSS
5 72 (10.76%) XML
6 68 (10.16%) Web Services
7 62 (9.27%) WCF
8 52 (7.77%) .NET Framework
9 45 (6.73%) Middleware
10 44 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (6.13%) AngularJS
12 38 (5.68%) HTML5
13 32 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (4.33%) SOAP
15 22 (3.29%) Rendezvous
16 21 (3.14%) LINQ
16 21 (3.14%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (2.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.63%) Clustering
3 28 (4.19%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.44%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.54%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.24%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.79%) PKI
7 12 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.35%) iPad
10 9 (1.35%) iPhone
10 9 (1.35%) Streaming Video
11 8 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (0.90%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.90%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.90%) Social Media
12 6 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 445 (66.52%) Windows
2 152 (22.72%) Linux
3 141 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (8.07%) UNIX
7 52 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.29%) Windows 7
9 15 (2.24%) AIX
9 15 (2.24%) Solaris
10 12 (1.79%) SUSE
11 10 (1.49%) Android
12 8 (1.20%) CentOS
13 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.05%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.90%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.45%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.45%) zOS
15 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (16.89%) ITIL
2 104 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (12.26%) DevOps
4 72 (10.76%) MVC
4 72 (10.76%) E-Commerce
5 61 (9.12%) Migration
6 56 (8.37%) Configuration Management
7 54 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (7.47%) SDLC
9 48 (7.17%) Load Balancing
10 40 (5.98%) Web Development
11 36 (5.38%) Service Delivery
12 34 (5.08%) OO
12 34 (5.08%) Scrum
12 34 (5.08%) Release Management
13 33 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
14 32 (4.78%) SOA
15 30 (4.48%) CRM
16 29 (4.33%) TDD
17 27 (4.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 297 (44.39%) SQL
2 185 (27.65%) PowerShell
3 171 (25.56%) C#
4 129 (19.28%) JavaScript
5 108 (16.14%) Java
6 59 (8.82%) Python
7 57 (8.52%) T-SQL
8 35 (5.23%) Perl
9 29 (4.33%) PHP
9 29 (4.33%) VB
10 24 (3.59%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.84%) C++
12 17 (2.54%) VB.NET
12 17 (2.54%) VBScript
13 12 (1.79%) Ruby
14 10 (1.49%) VB6
15 9 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.20%) C
17 7 (1.05%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.90%) LINC
Qualifications
1 41 (6.13%) Degree
2 35 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.54%) MCSE
6 14 (2.09%) CISSP
7 13 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.05%) CISM
9 7 (1.05%) MCSA
10 6 (0.90%) CCNA
11 5 (0.75%) HND
11 5 (0.75%) MCP
11 5 (0.75%) CCA
11 5 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.75%) CCNP
12 4 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.45%) MCITP
13 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.74%) SLA
2 18 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.54%) QA
4 4 (0.60%) 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
1 187 (27.95%) Active Directory
2 98 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (8.82%) vSphere
4 48 (7.17%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (3.44%) VMware ESX
7 18 (2.69%) NFS
8 13 (1.94%) ISA Server
8 13 (1.94%) XenApp
9 11 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (1.49%) XenServer
10 10 (1.49%) KVM
11 9 (1.35%) vCloud
12 8 (1.20%) BitLocker
12 8 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (1.05%) Xen
14 6 (0.90%) SRDF
14 6 (0.90%) UAG
15 3 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.45%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 53 (7.92%) Puppet
2 43 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (5.38%) SCOM
4 33 (4.93%) SCCM
5 32 (4.78%) BladeLogic
6 22 (3.29%) Nagios
7 16 (2.39%) ITRS Geneos
8 13 (1.94%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.20%) Ansible
9 8 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (1.05%) WSUS
11 6 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.75%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.75%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.75%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.60%) Graphite
13 4 (0.60%) StatsD
14 3 (0.45%) Ganglia
14 3 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 269 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 149 (22.27%) VMware
3 95 (14.20%) Oracle
4 66 (9.87%) IBM
5 54 (8.07%) Red Hat
6 50 (7.47%) Citrix
7 37 (5.53%) Cisco
8 26 (3.89%) NetApp
9 25 (3.74%) HP
10 23 (3.44%) TIBCO
11 22 (3.29%) F5
12 19 (2.84%) Juniper
12 19 (2.84%) Dell
12 19 (2.84%) EMC
13 17 (2.54%) Symantec
13 17 (2.54%) Perforce
14 16 (2.39%) Splunk
15 13 (1.94%) Google
15 13 (1.94%) Sybase
16 11 (1.64%) CheckPoint
London
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
JPNG Recruitment
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago