The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 55 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 16 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.58% 3.01% 3.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.38% 14.86% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 23
Average daily rate
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£362 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £363 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £410 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.57%
IIS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 175 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.87% 20.25% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 89
Average daily rate £440 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.54% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.95 £8.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £23.50
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 Reading

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) DNS
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) Coaching
7 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (20.00%) Data Security
7 5 (20.00%) CISSP
7 5 (20.00%) DHCP
7 5 (20.00%) IBM
7 5 (20.00%) C++
7 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) HTTP
8 4 (16.00%) Citrix

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) HTTP
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
7 2 (8.00%) LDAP
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Escalation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 2 (8.00%) SAML
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (8.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) WAP
7 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) Coaching
2 5 (20.00%) Data Security
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) Garbage Collection
3 3 (12.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 2 (8.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
8 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) CCIE
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Altiris
4 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) HP