The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 26 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% 1.48% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 5.66% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +75.30%
IIS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
45 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.55% 26.11% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 33
Average daily rate £350 £378 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 - £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £22.90
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 Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Oxford region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Oxford region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware