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 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 30 49 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs citing IIS 16 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.78% 0.59% 7.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.33% 2.82% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Average daily rate
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£398 £419 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +31.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £344 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £494 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
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
98 71 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.25% 20.82% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 28
Average daily rate £375 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 2
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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
Taunton - 12 £375 - 1
Bath +2 4 £425 -17.07% 3
IIS
South West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 17 (80.95%) C#
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
4 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle
5 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
6 10 (47.62%) C++
7 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 9 (42.86%) UML
7 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
8 8 (38.10%) Refactoring
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (28.57%) Scrum
10 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Architect
5 7 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
1 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 9 (42.86%) UML
4 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) Refactoring
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
7 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) SOA
7 5 (23.81%) Software Deployment
8 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Line Management
10 1 (4.76%) TDD
10 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) VB
5 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (23.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Capita