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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 198 175 194
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs citing IIS 244 281 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.34% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.28% 7.04% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 198 152
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -28.90%
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
3884 3991 4114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.62% 19.03% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2720 2785 2753
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 78 79
Average hourly rate £22.62 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.50 £34.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +23 40 £400 - 14
Croydon -9 3 £350 -28.20% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £335 - 2
Westminster - 3 £390 - 1
Hammersmith +2 2 - -
Uxbridge +1 2 £330 -12.00%
Brentford +2 1 - -
Romford +1 1 £375 +36.36%
Greenwich - 1 - -
Clapham - 1 £275 -
Southwark - 1 £325 -
Harrow - 1 - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 295 (61.72%) Windows
2 266 (55.65%) SQL Server
3 228 (47.70%) Microsoft
4 227 (47.49%) .NET
5 193 (40.38%) SQL
6 176 (36.82%) Windows Server
7 161 (33.68%) C#
8 138 (28.87%) Active Directory
9 111 (23.22%) Finance
10 108 (22.59%) JavaScript
11 105 (21.97%) VMware
12 103 (21.55%) Web Services
13 96 (20.08%) ASP.NET
13 96 (20.08%) PowerShell
14 95 (19.87%) HTML
15 91 (19.04%) MS Excel
15 91 (19.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 88 (18.41%) Linux
17 80 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
18 79 (16.53%) DNS
19 77 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 75 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 72 (15.06%) Banking
22 69 (14.44%) CSS
23 67 (14.02%) jQuery
24 64 (13.39%) Oracle
25 61 (12.76%) XML
26 58 (12.13%) MVC
27 57 (11.92%) .NET Framework
28 56 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 52 (10.88%) Apache
1 52 (10.88%) Tomcat
2 46 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 44 (9.21%) MS Exchange
4 42 (8.79%) SharePoint
5 35 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (5.65%) JBoss
7 21 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (4.18%) CMS
9 16 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (3.14%) Confluence
10 15 (3.14%) nginx
10 15 (3.14%) Skype for Business
10 15 (3.14%) Umbraco
11 14 (2.93%) WebLogic
12 13 (2.72%) iPlanet
13 11 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (1.88%) Jetty
15 8 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
15 8 (1.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 91 (19.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.93%) MS Office
3 13 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.26%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.63%) MS Project
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) BusinessWare
2 8 (1.67%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.84%) Relativity
4 3 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.42%) Global One
6 1 (0.21%) Documaker
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) RMDS
6 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.02%) Office 365
3 22 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.51%) Amazon S3
5 12 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.88%) Amazon Glacier
6 9 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.67%) Google App Engine
7 8 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.46%) IaaS
8 7 (1.46%) PaaS
9 6 (1.26%) SaaS
10 4 (0.84%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.84%) Yammer
11 3 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.42%) GitHub
12 2 (0.42%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 79 (16.53%) DNS
2 49 (10.25%) DHCP
2 49 (10.25%) TCP/IP
3 47 (9.83%) Firewall
4 38 (7.95%) SAN
5 34 (7.11%) HTTP
6 31 (6.49%) Internet
7 23 (4.81%) FTP
8 22 (4.60%) SSL
8 22 (4.60%) VPN
9 21 (4.39%) WAN
10 20 (4.18%) LAN
11 15 (3.14%) NAS
12 12 (2.51%) SMTP
12 12 (2.51%) VLAN
13 11 (2.30%) IPsec
14 9 (1.88%) NetScaler
14 9 (1.88%) SNMP
15 8 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (55.65%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (10.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (5.23%) Oracle Database
6 23 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (4.60%) MongoDB
8 21 (4.39%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (3.97%) MySQL
10 18 (3.77%) DB2
11 17 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.67%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 56 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (10.04%) Visual Studio
3 34 (7.11%) Git (software)
4 33 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 31 (6.49%) Subversion
6 29 (6.07%) TeamCity
7 23 (4.81%) JIRA
8 10 (2.09%) NUnit
9 9 (1.88%) CruiseControl
10 8 (1.67%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.46%) MSBuild
11 7 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.26%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.26%) MSI
12 6 (1.26%) NSubstitute
13 5 (1.05%) Selenium
13 5 (1.05%) WiX
14 4 (0.84%) LoadRunner
General
1 111 (23.22%) Finance
2 72 (15.06%) Banking
3 20 (4.18%) Back Office
4 13 (2.72%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.88%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.67%) Retail
8 7 (1.46%) Publishing
9 6 (1.26%) Games
10 5 (1.05%) Front Office
10 5 (1.05%) Legal
10 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.05%) Marketing
10 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.84%) Law
12 3 (0.63%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (33.68%) Developer
2 99 (20.71%) .NET Developer
3 67 (14.02%) C# Developer
4 63 (13.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (11.51%) Administrator
6 46 (9.62%) Windows Engineer
7 38 (7.95%) SQL Developer
8 35 (7.32%) Analyst
9 34 (7.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 32 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
12 29 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (5.86%) Consultant
13 28 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (5.65%) Architect
15 25 (5.23%) Support Engineer
16 24 (5.02%) 3rd Line Support
17 21 (4.39%) Applications Support
18 20 (4.18%) BizTalk Developer
18 20 (4.18%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (47.49%) .NET
2 103 (21.55%) Web Services
3 96 (20.08%) ASP.NET
4 95 (19.87%) HTML
5 69 (14.44%) CSS
6 67 (14.02%) jQuery
7 61 (12.76%) XML
8 57 (11.92%) .NET Framework
9 46 (9.62%) WCF
10 40 (8.37%) AngularJS
10 40 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (7.53%) SOAP
12 32 (6.69%) MSMQ
13 31 (6.49%) HTML5
14 27 (5.65%) RESTful
15 26 (5.44%) Ajax
16 22 (4.60%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (3.35%) WinForms
18 15 (3.14%) J2EE
18 15 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 28 (5.86%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.60%) Clustering
5 19 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.09%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (1.88%) AS400
9 9 (1.88%) FMCG
9 9 (1.88%) Replication
10 8 (1.67%) PKI
11 6 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.05%) CESG
12 5 (1.05%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.05%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.05%) Fintech
12 5 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 295 (61.72%) Windows
2 176 (36.82%) Windows Server
3 88 (18.41%) Linux
4 77 (16.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (11.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (6.28%) Unix
8 25 (5.23%) Windows 7
9 18 (3.77%) AIX
10 17 (3.56%) Solaris
11 14 (2.93%) zOS
12 11 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.09%) Debian
14 8 (1.67%) CentOS
14 8 (1.67%) SUSE
15 4 (0.84%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.63%) Android
16 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (12.13%) MVC
3 56 (11.72%) Change Management
3 56 (11.72%) DevOps
4 54 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (10.67%) ITIL
6 48 (10.04%) OO
7 44 (9.21%) Configuration Management
8 37 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (6.69%) TDD
10 30 (6.28%) SOLID
10 30 (6.28%) Unit Testing
10 30 (6.28%) Web Development
11 23 (4.81%) Information Security
11 23 (4.81%) SDLC
12 22 (4.60%) Migration
13 20 (4.18%) Automated Testing
13 20 (4.18%) Project Management
13 20 (4.18%) Workflow
14 19 (3.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 193 (40.38%) SQL
2 161 (33.68%) C#
3 108 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 96 (20.08%) PowerShell
5 43 (9.00%) Java
6 34 (7.11%) T-SQL
7 31 (6.49%) VB
8 28 (5.86%) VB.NET
9 25 (5.23%) VBA
10 22 (4.60%) Python
11 20 (4.18%) Bash Shell
12 19 (3.97%) Perl
12 19 (3.97%) PHP
13 14 (2.93%) VBScript
14 9 (1.88%) Go
15 7 (1.46%) Ruby
16 6 (1.26%) XPath
17 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (10.25%) Degree
2 28 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (4.18%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.14%) CCNA
5 15 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (2.72%) CISSP
7 12 (2.51%) MCSE
7 12 (2.51%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.09%) CCNP
8 10 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (2.09%) IISP
9 8 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 8 (1.67%) CCSP
9 8 (1.67%) CISM
9 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.67%) MCSA
10 6 (1.26%) CCA
11 5 (1.05%) MCP
12 4 (0.84%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.11%) QA
2 21 (4.39%) SLA
3 18 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.63%) WCAG
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 138 (28.87%) Active Directory
2 75 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.23%) vSphere
4 20 (4.18%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.35%) XenApp
6 13 (2.72%) ISA Server
6 13 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.09%) Docker
7 10 (2.09%) vCloud
8 9 (1.88%) ClearTrust
8 9 (1.88%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.46%) NFS
9 7 (1.46%) Xen
10 6 (1.26%) XenServer
11 5 (1.05%) Firmware
12 4 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.84%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.63%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.63%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 44 (9.21%) Puppet
2 31 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.81%) SCCM
4 20 (4.18%) Nagios
5 18 (3.77%) SCOM
6 14 (2.93%) Ansible
7 13 (2.72%) CA Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.67%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.46%) SCOrch
9 7 (1.46%) vRealize
10 6 (1.26%) BladeLogic
10 6 (1.26%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.84%) Cacti
12 3 (0.63%) Control-M
12 3 (0.63%) Salt
12 3 (0.63%) vMotion
12 3 (0.63%) WSUS
13 2 (0.42%) AppManager
13 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 228 (47.70%) Microsoft
2 105 (21.97%) VMware
3 64 (13.39%) Oracle
4 40 (8.37%) Citrix
5 35 (7.32%) Cisco
6 31 (6.49%) IBM
7 19 (3.97%) HP
8 18 (3.77%) EMC
8 18 (3.77%) NetApp
9 16 (3.35%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.14%) CheckPoint
11 13 (2.72%) CA
12 12 (2.51%) Atlassian
12 12 (2.51%) Dell
13 11 (2.30%) Google
13 11 (2.30%) Sybase
14 10 (2.09%) BMC
14 10 (2.09%) Rackspace
15 9 (1.88%) EPiServer
15 9 (1.88%) SAP
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