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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 54 31 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 4.99% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 24.17% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 40 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.72% +14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +66.36%
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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
168 211 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.74% 20.65% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 112 82
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.61 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £18.90 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
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 23 September 2014, 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 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (46.15%) .NET
5 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
5 23 (44.23%) Internet
6 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (32.69%) SQL
8 16 (30.77%) DNS
9 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
10 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
11 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.08%) VMware
12 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
12 11 (21.15%) HTML
13 10 (19.23%) VBScript
13 10 (19.23%) CSS
13 10 (19.23%) LDAP
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (19.23%) PKI
14 9 (17.31%) WMI
14 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (17.31%) DCOM
14 9 (17.31%) Linux
14 9 (17.31%) SCCM
14 9 (17.31%) SCOM
14 9 (17.31%) Web Development
14 9 (17.31%) WSUS

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Internet
2 16 (30.77%) DNS
3 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
4 10 (19.23%) LDAP
5 8 (15.38%) HTTP
6 7 (13.46%) HTTPS
7 5 (9.62%) FTP
8 3 (5.77%) SMTP
9 2 (3.85%) SSL
9 2 (3.85%) SAN
10 1 (1.92%) VPN
10 1 (1.92%) DHCP
10 1 (1.92%) ATM
10 1 (1.92%) WAN
10 1 (1.92%) POP3
10 1 (1.92%) Firewall
10 1 (1.92%) IPsec
10 1 (1.92%) SSH
10 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.92%) Ethereal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) IDOL
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Field Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (1.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) DCOM
6 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.54%) XML
8 4 (7.69%) WCF
8 4 (7.69%) Ajax
9 3 (5.77%) jQuery
9 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) XSLT
10 2 (3.85%) XSD
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.92%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 1 (1.92%) FastCGI
11 1 (1.92%) REST
11 1 (1.92%) Middleware
11 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) PKI
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Wiki
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Web Development
2 7 (13.46%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (11.54%) Analytics
3 6 (11.54%) Web Analytics
4 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.69%) MVC
4 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) SEO
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.77%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) Validation
7 1 (1.92%) Content Management
7 1 (1.92%) Network Design
7 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.92%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.23%) VBScript
5 6 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) C
7 2 (3.85%) Java
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.31%) Degree
3 7 (13.46%) MCSE
3 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) MCTS
5 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 3 (5.77%) MCSD
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.85%) MCPD
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.92%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) WMI
1 9 (17.31%) WSUS
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
1 9 (17.31%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Omniture
3 3 (5.77%) Unica
4 2 (3.85%) Meridio
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) CA
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Novell
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas
5 1 (1.92%) Lotus
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy