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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 113 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 154 161 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.89% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.88% 10.94% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 88 71
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£375 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £296 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £21.58 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.82 £13.95 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £21.99 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +9.10%
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
1734 1471 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.49% 17.26% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 799 732
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 75 91
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -33 39 £375 -11.76% 14
Hampshire -23 34 £475 +35.71% 12
Buckinghamshire +12 25 £362 - 1
Surrey +4 20 £398 -2.45% 4
West Sussex +10 16 £290 -9.01% 4
East Sussex +3 12 £175 -54.83% 5
Oxfordshire -23 3 - - 4
Kent -10 2 £275 -9.46%
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 210 (65.83%) Windows
2 160 (50.16%) SQL
3 142 (44.51%) .NET
4 128 (40.13%) SQL Server
5 122 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 99 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 99 (31.03%) VMware
7 94 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (24.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 77 (24.14%) PowerShell
10 76 (23.82%) DNS
11 70 (21.94%) HTML
12 67 (21.00%) ASP.NET
13 63 (19.75%) C#
13 63 (19.75%) JavaScript
14 57 (17.87%) Internet
15 55 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 54 (16.93%) SAN
17 52 (16.30%) CSS
18 50 (15.67%) ITIL
19 49 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
20 48 (15.05%) Citrix
20 48 (15.05%) MS Excel
21 47 (14.73%) Visual Studio
22 46 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
23 45 (14.11%) Firewall
24 44 (13.79%) XML
24 44 (13.79%) Security Cleared
25 43 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
26 42 (13.17%) Linux

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (11.60%) BizTalk Server
2 27 (8.46%) MS Exchange
3 24 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 20 (6.27%) Apache
5 15 (4.70%) CMS
6 12 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.45%) IBM Notes
8 10 (3.13%) Lync
9 9 (2.82%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.19%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.25%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.94%) Documentum
15 3 (0.94%) Live Communications Server
16 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (3.45%) MS Office
3 8 (2.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.31%) Maximo
2 1 (0.31%) assyst
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.25%) Office 365
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.63%) IaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Route 53
4 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (23.82%) DNS
2 57 (17.87%) Internet
3 54 (16.93%) SAN
4 45 (14.11%) Firewall
5 37 (11.60%) TCP/IP
6 36 (11.29%) SSL
7 28 (8.78%) DHCP
8 21 (6.58%) HTTP
9 17 (5.33%) FTP
10 15 (4.70%) Intranet
11 14 (4.39%) VLAN
11 14 (4.39%) NAS
12 11 (3.45%) SMTP
13 10 (3.13%) Wireless
13 10 (3.13%) NetScaler
14 9 (2.82%) X.400
14 9 (2.82%) X.500
14 9 (2.82%) VPN
14 9 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (40.13%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.02%) MySQL
5 15 (4.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (4.08%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.88%) DTS
9 6 (1.88%) DB2
10 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.25%) OLTP
11 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.25%) OLAP
12 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (14.73%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.76%) MSBuild
3 11 (3.45%) Axure RP
3 11 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.57%) Subversion
6 4 (1.25%) NUnit
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.63%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.63%) JIRA
7 2 (0.63%) Selenium
7 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.63%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.31%) Moq
8 1 (0.31%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (13.17%) Finance
2 11 (3.45%) Publishing
3 10 (3.13%) Banking
4 9 (2.82%) Military
5 8 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 4 (1.25%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (18.18%) Developer
2 51 (15.99%) Analyst
3 31 (9.72%) .NET Developer
4 25 (7.84%) Administrator
5 24 (7.52%) Consultant
6 23 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (6.58%) Support Engineer
8 17 (5.33%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.08%) Applications Support
11 12 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 10 (3.13%) Field Engineer
12 10 (3.13%) BizTalk Administrator
13 9 (2.82%) CMS Developer
13 9 (2.82%) Architect
13 9 (2.82%) Security Analyst
14 8 (2.51%) Web Engineer
14 8 (2.51%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (2.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (44.51%) .NET
2 70 (21.94%) HTML
3 67 (21.00%) ASP.NET
4 52 (16.30%) CSS
5 44 (13.79%) XML
6 36 (11.29%) jQuery
7 33 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 32 (10.03%) Web Services
9 30 (9.40%) WCF
10 22 (6.90%) Ajax
11 17 (5.33%) J2EE
12 15 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (4.39%) XSLT
14 13 (4.08%) XHTML
14 13 (4.08%) COM+
15 11 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (3.45%) XSD
15 11 (3.45%) WPF
16 10 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.85%) Clustering
2 28 (8.78%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.27%) PKI
3 20 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.45%) User Experience
5 11 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.45%) W3C
5 11 (3.45%) Web 2.0
6 9 (2.82%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.19%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.88%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.57%) Replication
9 5 (1.57%) DataPower
10 4 (1.25%) Statistics
10 4 (1.25%) Open Source
10 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 210 (65.83%) Windows
2 94 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (24.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (13.17%) Linux
6 19 (5.96%) Windows 2000
7 18 (5.64%) UNIX
7 18 (5.64%) Windows 7
8 16 (5.02%) Windows XP
9 12 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 12 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.45%) Windows NT
11 6 (1.88%) AIX
11 6 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.57%) SUSE
13 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.63%) Solaris
14 2 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.31%) zOS
15 1 (0.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.67%) ITIL
2 46 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.91%) MVC
4 37 (11.60%) Change Management
5 31 (9.72%) Web Development
6 26 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (6.90%) Migration
8 19 (5.96%) Service Management
9 18 (5.64%) OO
10 17 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (5.33%) Project Management
10 17 (5.33%) Incident Management
11 16 (5.02%) Load Balancing
11 16 (5.02%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (4.08%) OOP
13 13 (4.08%) Content Management
14 12 (3.76%) Information Security
14 12 (3.76%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 160 (50.16%) SQL
2 77 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 63 (19.75%) C#
3 63 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.97%) VBScript
5 20 (6.27%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.27%) Java
6 16 (5.02%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.39%) VB
7 14 (4.39%) PHP
7 14 (4.39%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.19%) VB6
9 6 (1.88%) Python
10 4 (1.25%) Ruby
10 4 (1.25%) C
11 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.94%) Perl
12 2 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 49 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 39 (12.23%) Degree
4 33 (10.34%) MCSE
5 26 (8.15%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.33%) DV Cleared
7 15 (4.70%) CCNA
7 15 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.39%) CISSP
9 13 (4.08%) MCITP
10 12 (3.76%) MCP
11 11 (3.45%) MCTS
12 8 (2.51%) CEH
12 8 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.57%) MCSA
14 4 (1.25%) CISA
14 4 (1.25%) CISM
15 3 (0.94%) CRISC
16 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
16 2 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.15%) QA
2 24 (7.52%) SLA
3 7 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) HL7
5 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 99 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 43 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (11.29%) vSphere
4 25 (7.84%) VMware ESX
5 15 (4.70%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.70%) ISA Server
6 14 (4.39%) XenApp
7 13 (4.08%) Forefront TMG
7 13 (4.08%) Terminal Services
7 13 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.57%) UAG
9 5 (1.57%) vCloud
9 5 (1.57%) FreeRADIUS
9 5 (1.57%) XenServer
10 4 (1.25%) Firmware
11 3 (0.94%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (8.46%) SCCM
1 27 (8.46%) SCOM
2 15 (4.70%) BladeLogic
3 12 (3.76%) NetBackup
4 10 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (2.51%) WMI
5 8 (2.51%) Nessus
6 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.57%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (1.57%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.25%) WSUS
9 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (0.94%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.94%) Nagios
9 3 (0.94%) OpenView
9 3 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.63%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.63%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 122 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 99 (31.03%) VMware
3 48 (15.05%) Citrix
4 35 (10.97%) Oracle
5 26 (8.15%) Cisco
6 21 (6.58%) HP
7 18 (5.64%) Adobe
8 14 (4.39%) Google
8 14 (4.39%) Lotus
9 13 (4.08%) IBM
9 13 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 13 (4.08%) McAfee
9 13 (4.08%) Symantec
10 12 (3.76%) EMC
10 12 (3.76%) Intel
11 11 (3.45%) Dell
11 11 (3.45%) RedDot
11 11 (3.45%) Open Text
12 9 (2.82%) Qualys
13 8 (2.51%) CA
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