The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 128 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing IIS 142 138 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.56% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.14% 9.09% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 71 47
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£335 £353 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.09% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.55 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.00 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.28 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +28.97%
IIS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1744 1518 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.79% 17.14% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 768 649
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 84 100
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IIS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Berkshire -37 32 £400 +14.14% 13
West Sussex +1 23 £290 -10.76% 4
Surrey +11 22 £325 -32.98% 9
Hampshire -23 20 £438 +23.93% 7
East Sussex +14 18 £200 -52.94% 2
Oxfordshire +1 15 £310 - 9
Buckinghamshire -5 11 £325 - 6
Middlesex +3 1 £405 -26.02% 2
Kent - - - - 3
Home Counties - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 190 (63.12%) Windows
2 142 (47.18%) SQL
3 130 (43.19%) .NET
4 123 (40.86%) Microsoft
5 102 (33.89%) VMware
6 100 (33.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 97 (32.23%) Active Directory
8 91 (30.23%) SQL Server
9 78 (25.91%) DNS
10 71 (23.59%) ITIL
11 70 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 68 (22.59%) PowerShell
13 67 (22.26%) ASP.NET
14 66 (21.93%) HTML
15 61 (20.27%) JavaScript
16 57 (18.94%) CSS
17 56 (18.60%) C#
18 55 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
19 53 (17.61%) SAN
19 53 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
20 50 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 49 (16.28%) Visual Studio
22 47 (15.61%) Linux
23 44 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
24 43 (14.29%) Security Cleared
24 43 (14.29%) Web Services
24 43 (14.29%) XML
25 41 (13.62%) jQuery
26 40 (13.29%) MS Excel
26 40 (13.29%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 40 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 37 (12.29%) MS Exchange
3 21 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (6.98%) CMS
4 19 (6.31%) Apache
5 18 (5.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (5.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (4.98%) IBM Notes
8 14 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (2.99%) GlassFish
10 8 (2.66%) GroupWise
11 7 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.99%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (1.99%) Lync
13 5 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.33%) iPlanet
14 4 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 40 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (4.32%) MS Office
4 5 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (5.65%) Office 365
2 11 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.66%) IaaS
4 3 (1.00%) Yammer
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.66%) Route 53
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 78 (25.91%) DNS
2 53 (17.61%) SAN
3 39 (12.96%) Firewall
4 36 (11.96%) Internet
5 33 (10.96%) SSL
5 33 (10.96%) DHCP
6 31 (10.30%) TCP/IP
7 23 (7.64%) Intranet
8 16 (5.32%) VLAN
9 11 (3.65%) HTTP
9 11 (3.65%) SMTP
10 9 (2.99%) FTP
10 9 (2.99%) VPN
10 9 (2.99%) LAN
10 9 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (2.99%) Network Security
10 9 (2.99%) NAS
10 9 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (2.66%) LDAP
11 8 (2.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.98%) MySQL
4 10 (3.32%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.99%) DB2
9 4 (1.33%) OLAP
9 4 (1.33%) OLTP
9 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.66%) IDOL
12 1 (0.33%) DataStage
12 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.65%) Axure RP
3 12 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.33%) Subversion
5 5 (1.66%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.66%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.00%) Wise Package Studio
7 3 (1.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.66%) Moq
8 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.66%) NUnit
8 2 (0.66%) NuGet
8 2 (0.66%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 40 (13.29%) Finance
2 16 (5.32%) Publishing
3 6 (1.99%) Retail
4 5 (1.66%) Marketing
4 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.33%) Military
5 4 (1.33%) Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (22.26%) Developer
2 50 (16.61%) Analyst
3 32 (10.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 31 (10.30%) .NET Developer
5 29 (9.63%) Support Analyst
6 26 (8.64%) Administrator
7 23 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (7.31%) Consultant
9 21 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (5.65%) Support Engineer
11 16 (5.32%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 14 (4.65%) CMS Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Field Engineer
13 12 (3.99%) Server Engineer
14 11 (3.65%) C# Developer
14 11 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.32%) Web Engineer
16 9 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (43.19%) .NET
2 67 (22.26%) ASP.NET
3 66 (21.93%) HTML
4 57 (18.94%) CSS
5 43 (14.29%) Web Services
5 43 (14.29%) XML
6 41 (13.62%) jQuery
7 31 (10.30%) .NET Framework
8 27 (8.97%) Ajax
9 24 (7.97%) WCF
10 23 (7.64%) XSLT
11 20 (6.64%) XHTML
11 20 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (5.65%) XSD
14 11 (3.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (3.32%) J2EE
16 9 (2.99%) HTML5
17 8 (2.66%) LAMP
17 8 (2.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.96%) Clustering
2 22 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.31%) User Experience
4 17 (5.65%) PKI
4 17 (5.65%) Web 2.0
4 17 (5.65%) W3C
4 17 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.99%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.33%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.66%) DataPower
9 5 (1.66%) Statistics
10 4 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.33%) Replication
10 4 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 190 (63.12%) Windows
2 100 (33.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (15.61%) Linux
6 16 (5.32%) UNIX
7 14 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.32%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.65%) Windows 2000
9 11 (3.65%) AIX
10 8 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (1.99%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.99%) Windows NT
12 5 (1.66%) Solaris
12 5 (1.66%) SUSE
13 4 (1.33%) zOS
14 2 (0.66%) Android
14 2 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (23.59%) ITIL
2 55 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (12.62%) MVC
4 33 (10.96%) Web Development
5 30 (9.97%) Change Management
6 22 (7.31%) Migration
6 22 (7.31%) Customer Engagement
7 21 (6.98%) Content Management
8 20 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (6.64%) Service Management
9 19 (6.31%) OOP
10 17 (5.65%) Rapid Prototyping
11 16 (5.32%) Load Balancing
12 14 (4.65%) Incident Management
12 14 (4.65%) OO
13 13 (4.32%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.32%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.99%) Workflow
14 12 (3.99%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.18%) SQL
2 68 (22.59%) PowerShell
3 61 (20.27%) JavaScript
4 56 (18.60%) C#
5 22 (7.31%) VBScript
6 17 (5.65%) Java
7 16 (5.32%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.32%) PHP
9 11 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.32%) VB
11 3 (1.00%) Perl
11 3 (1.00%) C++
11 3 (1.00%) Ruby
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) AWK
13 1 (0.33%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 50 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 38 (12.62%) Degree
4 29 (9.63%) SC Cleared
5 28 (9.30%) MCSE
6 16 (5.32%) DV Cleared
7 15 (4.98%) MCITP
7 15 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.65%) CCNA
9 13 (4.32%) MCP
10 12 (3.99%) MCTS
11 11 (3.65%) VCP4
11 11 (3.65%) CISSP
12 9 (2.99%) MCSA
13 5 (1.66%) CCNP
13 5 (1.66%) CEH
13 5 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.33%) CISM
15 3 (1.00%) CISA
16 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.31%) SLA
2 15 (4.98%) QA
3 4 (1.33%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 97 (32.23%) Active Directory
2 44 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (8.97%) vSphere
4 22 (7.31%) VMware ESX
5 21 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.66%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (2.66%) UAG
7 8 (2.66%) ISA Server
8 7 (2.33%) XenApp
9 6 (1.99%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (1.99%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.66%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (1.33%) Firmware
12 3 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.66%) vCloud
14 1 (0.33%) NLBS
14 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (8.97%) SCCM
2 16 (5.32%) SCOM
3 10 (3.32%) WSUS
4 9 (2.99%) NetBackup
5 8 (2.66%) BladeLogic
5 8 (2.66%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.66%) Nagios
7 5 (1.66%) Nessus
7 5 (1.66%) Puppet
7 5 (1.66%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.00%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.00%) OpenView
8 3 (1.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 123 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 102 (33.89%) VMware
3 39 (12.96%) Citrix
4 34 (11.30%) HP
4 34 (11.30%) Oracle
5 24 (7.97%) Adobe
5 24 (7.97%) Cisco
6 22 (7.31%) Dell
7 20 (6.64%) Google
8 18 (5.98%) Lotus
9 17 (5.65%) Open Text
9 17 (5.65%) RedDot
10 16 (5.32%) Red Hat
11 15 (4.98%) IBM
12 12 (3.99%) McAfee
13 10 (3.32%) Symantec
14 9 (2.99%) EMC
15 8 (2.66%) CA
15 8 (2.66%) NetApp
15 8 (2.66%) Novell
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