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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 134 202 133
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -69
Contract jobs citing IIS 365 245 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.64% 1.01% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.65% 5.64% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 184 223
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.18 £95.50 £39.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.77% +140.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £43.90 £29.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £147.10 £43.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £31.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.15% +111.85%
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
4220 4342 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.92% 17.93% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2815 2986 2569
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 80 135
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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 +31 67 £325 -18.75% 37
Croydon -4 14 £350 -23.28%
Docklands, London +4 1 £650 +4.00%
Paddington - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 - 1
Romford - 1 £275 -
Isleworth - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 426 (70.88%) Windows
2 274 (45.59%) .NET
3 273 (45.42%) SQL Server
4 268 (44.59%) SQL
5 227 (37.77%) Microsoft
6 160 (26.62%) Active Directory
7 156 (25.96%) Linux
8 136 (22.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 134 (22.30%) C#
10 129 (21.46%) Java
11 123 (20.47%) DNS
12 116 (19.30%) VMware
13 112 (18.64%) Oracle
14 106 (17.64%) ITIL
14 106 (17.64%) Finance
15 100 (16.64%) HTML
16 97 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
17 95 (15.81%) JavaScript
18 91 (15.14%) Firewall
19 87 (14.48%) PowerShell
20 86 (14.31%) Tomcat
21 85 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
22 84 (13.98%) Apache
23 83 (13.81%) SharePoint
23 83 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
24 79 (13.14%) ASP.NET
25 77 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
26 76 (12.65%) XML
27 75 (12.48%) UNIX
27 75 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 86 (14.31%) Tomcat
2 84 (13.98%) Apache
3 83 (13.81%) SharePoint
4 61 (10.15%) WebSphere
5 42 (6.99%) MS Exchange
6 27 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 27 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 26 (4.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 23 (3.83%) Lync
9 22 (3.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 22 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (3.33%) OpenStack
11 18 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (2.66%) CMS
13 16 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (2.66%) Office Communications Server
14 15 (2.50%) WebLogic
15 11 (1.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 55 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.83%) MS Office
3 7 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.67%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.33%) RMDS
2 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.67%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.50%) Agresso
5 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 77 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.99%) Office 365
4 15 (2.50%) IaaS
4 15 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.33%) SaaS
7 7 (1.16%) PaaS
8 6 (1.00%) Google App Engine
8 6 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.33%) GitHub
12 2 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.17%) Yammer
13 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 123 (20.47%) DNS
2 91 (15.14%) Firewall
3 73 (12.15%) HTTP
4 62 (10.32%) TCP/IP
5 61 (10.15%) SAN
6 46 (7.65%) DHCP
7 41 (6.82%) Internet
8 38 (6.32%) VPN
8 38 (6.32%) WAN
9 36 (5.99%) VLAN
10 33 (5.49%) LAN
11 29 (4.83%) LDAP
12 27 (4.49%) FTP
12 27 (4.49%) NAS
13 22 (3.66%) SSL
14 12 (2.00%) MPLS
14 12 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
15 11 (1.83%) HTTPS
16 10 (1.66%) PBX
16 10 (1.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (45.42%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (5.16%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.33%) MySQL
8 16 (2.66%) DB2
9 14 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.33%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.16%) HBase
13 7 (1.16%) DTS
13 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.00%) EDRMS
14 6 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (10.98%) Subversion
2 56 (9.32%) Jenkins
3 49 (8.15%) Git (software)
3 49 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (7.49%) Visual Studio
5 39 (6.49%) JIRA
6 31 (5.16%) Ant
7 30 (4.99%) Maven
8 28 (4.66%) TeamCity
9 26 (4.33%) MSBuild
10 20 (3.33%) Gradle
11 17 (2.83%) Mercurial
12 14 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 13 (2.16%) JMeter
14 12 (2.00%) Introscope
15 10 (1.66%) Selenium
16 9 (1.50%) NUnit
16 9 (1.50%) Cucumber
17 8 (1.33%) SpecFlow
17 8 (1.33%) ReSharper
General
1 106 (17.64%) Finance
2 42 (6.99%) Banking
3 20 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.00%) Law
5 17 (2.83%) Retail
6 13 (2.16%) Legal
7 10 (1.66%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.66%) Marketing
8 9 (1.50%) Games
9 6 (1.00%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Local Government
11 4 (0.67%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.67%) Electronics
11 4 (0.67%) Front Office
11 4 (0.67%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.50%) Back Office
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 98 (16.31%) Developer
2 89 (14.81%) Analyst
3 56 (9.32%) Architect
4 55 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (7.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 38 (6.32%) Web Engineer
7 35 (5.82%) Administrator
8 34 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
9 31 (5.16%) Support Engineer
10 30 (4.99%) .NET Developer
11 26 (4.33%) Applications Support
12 25 (4.16%) Support Analyst
13 20 (3.33%) C# Developer
14 19 (3.16%) Technical Analyst
14 19 (3.16%) Consultant
15 18 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 17 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (2.83%) Infrastructure Architect
17 16 (2.66%) C# .NET Developer
18 15 (2.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (45.59%) .NET
2 100 (16.64%) HTML
3 79 (13.14%) ASP.NET
4 76 (12.65%) XML
5 68 (11.31%) CSS
6 60 (9.98%) Web Services
7 55 (9.15%) Middleware
8 41 (6.82%) .NET Framework
9 40 (6.66%) jQuery
10 33 (5.49%) WCF
11 29 (4.83%) SOAP
12 26 (4.33%) HTML5
13 25 (4.16%) RESTful
13 25 (4.16%) Rendezvous
14 24 (3.99%) Ajax
15 23 (3.83%) J2EE
16 22 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (3.66%) AngularJS
17 19 (3.16%) XSLT
18 18 (3.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.82%) Clustering
3 21 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 18 (3.00%) Open Source
6 17 (2.83%) Fixed Income
7 16 (2.66%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (2.50%) PKI
9 14 (2.33%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.33%) iPad
10 10 (1.66%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.33%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.33%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.16%) Streaming Video
12 7 (1.16%) iPhone
12 7 (1.16%) Data Extraction
12 7 (1.16%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 426 (70.88%) Windows
2 156 (25.96%) Linux
3 136 (22.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 85 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 75 (12.48%) UNIX
7 36 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (4.16%) Solaris
9 22 (3.66%) CentOS
10 19 (3.16%) Windows 7
11 18 (3.00%) AIX
12 10 (1.66%) SUSE
13 8 (1.33%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.67%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.50%) Debian
16 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.50%) Android
16 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (17.64%) ITIL
2 97 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (12.31%) DevOps
4 65 (10.82%) Load Balancing
5 60 (9.98%) Migration
5 60 (9.98%) E-Commerce
6 54 (8.99%) Release Management
7 52 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (6.99%) Configuration Management
9 37 (6.16%) MVC
10 36 (5.99%) Service Delivery
11 34 (5.66%) Change Management
12 33 (5.49%) SOA
13 32 (5.32%) Scrum
14 31 (5.16%) Problem Management
15 28 (4.66%) Project Management
16 27 (4.49%) Web Development
17 25 (4.16%) CRM
18 24 (3.99%) Validation
19 23 (3.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 268 (44.59%) SQL
2 134 (22.30%) C#
3 129 (21.46%) Java
4 95 (15.81%) JavaScript
5 87 (14.48%) PowerShell
6 50 (8.32%) Python
7 35 (5.82%) PHP
8 31 (5.16%) T-SQL
9 29 (4.83%) C++
10 28 (4.66%) Ruby
11 25 (4.16%) Perl
12 24 (3.99%) VB
13 23 (3.83%) Bash Shell
14 18 (3.00%) VBScript
15 16 (2.66%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.50%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.83%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.33%) C
19 5 (0.83%) VB6
20 4 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 42 (6.99%) Degree
2 26 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.66%) CISSP
5 14 (2.33%) CISM
6 12 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.83%) MCSE
7 11 (1.83%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.50%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.50%) CCNA
9 7 (1.16%) MCSA
10 6 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.83%) ISSAP
12 4 (0.67%) HND
13 3 (0.50%) CISA
13 3 (0.50%) CCNP
13 3 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.50%) CITP
13 3 (0.50%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.00%) SLA
2 16 (2.66%) QA
3 11 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.00%) COBIT
5 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 160 (26.62%) Active Directory
2 75 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (10.32%) vSphere
4 46 (7.65%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.00%) VMware ESX
6 17 (2.83%) vCloud
7 13 (2.16%) XenApp
8 12 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.66%) ISA Server
10 9 (1.50%) Xen
10 9 (1.50%) KVM
11 8 (1.33%) NFS
12 7 (1.16%) SRDF
12 7 (1.16%) XenServer
12 7 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.83%) Firmware
14 5 (0.83%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.67%) FreeRADIUS
16 3 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 52 (8.65%) Puppet
2 41 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (4.66%) SCOM
4 25 (4.16%) SCCM
4 25 (4.16%) ITRS Geneos
5 23 (3.83%) BladeLogic
6 15 (2.50%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.00%) Ansible
8 5 (0.83%) WSUS
9 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.67%) Control-M
9 4 (0.67%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.67%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.50%) Graphite
10 3 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.50%) StatsD
10 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 227 (37.77%) Microsoft
2 116 (19.30%) VMware
3 112 (18.64%) Oracle
4 68 (11.31%) IBM
5 52 (8.65%) Red Hat
6 47 (7.82%) Citrix
7 42 (6.99%) Cisco
8 32 (5.32%) F5
9 30 (4.99%) TIBCO
10 26 (4.33%) HP
11 23 (3.83%) NetApp
12 21 (3.49%) Splunk
13 16 (2.66%) New Relic
13 16 (2.66%) Dell
13 16 (2.66%) Perforce
14 15 (2.50%) EMC
15 14 (2.33%) webMethods
16 13 (2.16%) AppDynamics
17 11 (1.83%) Adobe
18 10 (1.66%) Google
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
PHM Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.36 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago