The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 31 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.17% 0.99% 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.70% 5.17% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Average daily rate £375 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -23.73%
IIS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 23.17% 19.14% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 41
Average daily rate £375 £330 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £675 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £38.25 £36.40 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% +88.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Taunton - 6 £388 - 1
Bath - 2 £275 - 2
IIS
South West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) SQL Server
3 39 (84.78%) C#
4 38 (82.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (76.09%) HTML
5 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
6 34 (73.91%) Automated Testing
7 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (71.74%) Unit Testing
7 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
8 29 (63.04%) SQL
9 27 (58.70%) Windows
9 27 (58.70%) SharePoint
9 27 (58.70%) Windows Server
10 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (47.83%) Oracle
10 22 (47.83%) C++
10 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
11 21 (45.65%) Scrum
12 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
12 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
12 20 (43.48%) ITIL
13 19 (41.30%) Service Delivery
14 18 (39.13%) UML
15 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
15 17 (36.96%) Refactoring
15 17 (36.96%) Selenium
15 17 (36.96%) SpecFlow
16 14 (30.43%) Release Management
17 12 (26.09%) WCF

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 27 (58.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (89.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (82.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (36.96%) Selenium
2 17 (36.96%) SpecFlow
3 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.91%) TeamCity
3 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (13.04%) Back Office
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 30 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Developer
4 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 35 (76.09%) HTML
3 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
4 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (26.09%) CSS
5 12 (26.09%) HTML5
5 12 (26.09%) WCF
6 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
1 27 (58.70%) Windows Server
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Automated Testing
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (71.74%) Unit Testing
3 21 (45.65%) Scrum
4 20 (43.48%) ITIL
4 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 19 (41.30%) Service Delivery
6 18 (39.13%) UML
7 17 (36.96%) Refactoring
8 14 (30.43%) Release Management
9 12 (26.09%) MVC
10 11 (23.91%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (10.87%) Line Management
12 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 4 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (6.52%) Document Management
13 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
14 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
14 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 29 (63.04%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) C++
5 11 (23.91%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) VMware