The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 41 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.81% 0.42% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 1.57% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £343 £308
% change year-on-year
-0.36% +11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 127 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.24% 26.57% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 89 83
Average daily rate £350 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Average hourly rate £12.30 £23.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% +43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £17.90 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £23.90 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
IIS
South East

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
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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
Oxford +5 3 £300 +9.09% 2
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
IIS
South East

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
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%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
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%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) System Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint