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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 69 26 65
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +39
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 73 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 6.73% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 27.86% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 58 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £393 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £425 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.14%
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
168 262 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.81% 24.15% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 156 75
Average daily rate £500 £425 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £328 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £146.00 £13.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
3 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 23 (50.00%) Internet
5 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 21 (45.65%) .NET
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (32.61%) DNS
8 14 (30.43%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
11 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
11 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 10 (21.74%) VMware
12 10 (21.74%) PKI
12 10 (21.74%) VBScript
12 10 (21.74%) CSS
12 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
13 9 (19.57%) DCOM
13 9 (19.57%) Linux
13 9 (19.57%) LDAP
13 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
13 9 (19.57%) WMI
13 9 (19.57%) Web Development
13 9 (19.57%) WSUS
13 9 (19.57%) SCCM
13 9 (19.57%) SCOM
14 8 (17.39%) Degree
14 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) Internet
2 15 (32.61%) DNS
3 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 9 (19.57%) LDAP
5 8 (17.39%) HTTP
6 7 (15.22%) HTTPS
7 5 (10.87%) FTP
8 3 (6.52%) SMTP
9 2 (4.35%) SSL
10 1 (2.17%) SAN
10 1 (2.17%) VPN
10 1 (2.17%) ATM
10 1 (2.17%) WAN
10 1 (2.17%) POP3
10 1 (2.17%) Firewall
10 1 (2.17%) IPsec
10 1 (2.17%) SSH
10 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
10 1 (2.17%) Ethereal
10 1 (2.17%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Field Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.35%) Designer
8 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Escalation Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.91%) HTML
4 10 (21.74%) CSS
5 9 (19.57%) DCOM
6 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.70%) Ajax
8 3 (6.52%) WCF
8 3 (6.52%) jQuery
8 3 (6.52%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) XML
8 3 (6.52%) XSLT
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 1 (2.17%) FastCGI
10 1 (2.17%) REST
10 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.17%) LINQ
10 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Wiki
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.17%) RMADS
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Web Development
2 7 (15.22%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (13.04%) Web Analytics
3 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) MVC
5 3 (6.52%) SEO
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (2.17%) Validation
7 1 (2.17%) B2B
7 1 (2.17%) B2C
7 1 (2.17%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
4 10 (21.74%) VBScript
5 5 (10.87%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 3 (6.52%) MCTS
5 3 (6.52%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) MCPD
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) MCSD
7 1 (2.17%) MCP
7 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) WMI
1 9 (19.57%) WSUS
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
1 9 (19.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Omniture
3 3 (6.52%) Unica
4 1 (2.17%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Meridio
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) Novell
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas
4 1 (2.17%) Lotus
4 1 (2.17%) Remedy