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 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 134 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing IIS 125 131 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 1.41% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.03% 7.87% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 94 67
Average daily rate £375 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £52.50 £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £13.65 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £29.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -23.73%
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
1557 1664 1486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.20% 17.90% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 934 743
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 72 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +23.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.44 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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
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 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
Hampshire +9 28 £400 -15.78% 12
Surrey +4 27 £414 +13.35% 15
Berkshire -5 21 £375 -6.25% 17
Oxfordshire +13 16 £350 +9.37% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £399 +18.59% 2
West Sussex -5 6 £300 +3.44% 5
Kent - 6 £450 - 4
East Sussex -9 2 £288 +48.38% 5
Middlesex - 2 £500 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 155 (62.75%) Windows
2 130 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 107 (43.32%) Windows Server
4 100 (40.49%) Microsoft
5 99 (40.08%) SQL
5 99 (40.08%) .NET
6 75 (30.36%) Active Directory
7 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 72 (29.15%) PowerShell
9 67 (27.13%) HTML
10 66 (26.72%) C#
11 61 (24.70%) CSS
11 61 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 59 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (22.67%) VMware
14 52 (21.05%) ITIL
15 49 (19.84%) DNS
16 44 (17.81%) jQuery
17 43 (17.41%) HTML5
18 41 (16.60%) ASP.NET
19 40 (16.19%) SQL Server 2008
20 39 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
20 39 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
21 38 (15.38%) MS Excel
22 37 (14.98%) Oracle
22 37 (14.98%) Linux
22 37 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
23 36 (14.57%) XML
23 36 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
24 35 (14.17%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (14.17%) SharePoint
2 28 (11.34%) Apache
3 14 (5.67%) CMS
3 14 (5.67%) Lync
3 14 (5.67%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.86%) Node.js
6 9 (3.64%) JBoss
6 9 (3.64%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.24%) Apache Solr
7 8 (3.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.21%) Drupal
10 3 (1.21%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.21%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.48%) MS Office
3 7 (2.83%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.62%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.81%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.40%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.86%) Google Tag Manager
4 9 (3.64%) Office 365
5 8 (3.24%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.24%) Google Analytics
6 6 (2.43%) SaaS
7 5 (2.02%) IaaS
8 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.21%) PaaS
9 2 (0.81%) GitHub
10 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.84%) DNS
2 32 (12.96%) Firewall
3 27 (10.93%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.91%) Internet
5 21 (8.50%) DHCP
6 19 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 19 (7.69%) SAN
7 16 (6.48%) VPN
8 14 (5.67%) LDAP
9 13 (5.26%) FTP
9 13 (5.26%) Intranet
9 13 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 13 (5.26%) VLAN
10 11 (4.45%) SSL
11 10 (4.05%) Network Security
12 9 (3.64%) Reverse Proxy
13 8 (3.24%) WAN
14 7 (2.83%) LAN
14 7 (2.83%) SMTP
15 6 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (11.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (3.24%) DB2
7 8 (3.24%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.02%) InterSystems Cache
9 5 (2.02%) OLAP
9 5 (2.02%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.21%) MySQL
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (12.96%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.69%) Subversion
4 16 (6.48%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.26%) Selenium
6 7 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (2.43%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.43%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.02%) NUnit
8 5 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.62%) Bower
9 4 (1.62%) Grunt
9 4 (1.62%) Moq
9 4 (1.62%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.21%) Ant
10 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.21%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.21%) Wise Package Studio
11 2 (0.81%) Fiddler
General
1 34 (13.77%) Finance
2 14 (5.67%) Banking
3 9 (3.64%) Military
4 7 (2.83%) Marketing
5 6 (2.43%) Publishing
5 6 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.02%) Billing
7 4 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (28.34%) Developer
2 33 (13.36%) .NET Developer
2 33 (13.36%) Analyst
3 30 (12.15%) Consultant
4 21 (8.50%) Applications Support
4 21 (8.50%) C# Developer
4 21 (8.50%) Support Engineer
5 19 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (7.29%) Web Analyst
7 17 (6.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (6.48%) Applications Engineer
8 16 (6.48%) Applications Support Engineer
8 16 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.07%) Administrator
9 15 (6.07%) HTML Developer
10 14 (5.67%) HTML CSS Developer
10 14 (5.67%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.08%) .NET
2 67 (27.13%) HTML
3 61 (24.70%) CSS
4 44 (17.81%) jQuery
5 43 (17.41%) HTML5
6 41 (16.60%) ASP.NET
7 36 (14.57%) XML
8 32 (12.96%) .NET Framework
9 31 (12.55%) Web Services
10 25 (10.12%) Ajax
11 21 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (7.69%) AngularJS
13 14 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (4.86%) CSS3
14 12 (4.86%) Middleware
14 12 (4.86%) XSLT
15 11 (4.45%) Entity Framework
16 10 (4.05%) XSL
17 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.31%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.07%) N-Tier
4 11 (4.45%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.64%) User Experience
6 8 (3.24%) Smartcard
7 6 (2.43%) Social Media
8 5 (2.02%) PKI
9 4 (1.62%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.62%) Social Network
10 3 (1.21%) Clustering
10 3 (1.21%) DataPower
10 3 (1.21%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 155 (62.75%) Windows
2 107 (43.32%) Windows Server
3 61 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (14.98%) Linux
5 37 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (8.91%) Unix
7 15 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.05%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.83%) zOS
10 6 (2.43%) AIX
11 5 (2.02%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.62%) Solaris
13 3 (1.21%) Debian
13 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.21%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.40%) CentOS
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.05%) ITIL
3 32 (12.96%) Web Development
4 26 (10.53%) DevOps
5 24 (9.72%) MVC
6 21 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (7.69%) SDLC
7 19 (7.69%) SEO
7 19 (7.69%) Workflow
8 17 (6.88%) Migration
8 17 (6.88%) Project Management
8 17 (6.88%) TDD
9 16 (6.48%) ITIL V3
10 15 (6.07%) Information Security
10 15 (6.07%) OO
11 14 (5.67%) Analytics
11 14 (5.67%) Change Management
12 13 (5.26%) Configuration Management
13 12 (4.86%) CRM
13 12 (4.86%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (40.08%) SQL
2 73 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 72 (29.15%) PowerShell
4 66 (26.72%) C#
5 24 (9.72%) Java
6 22 (8.91%) PHP
7 21 (8.50%) VB
8 16 (6.48%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.24%) VBScript
10 7 (2.83%) Jython
10 7 (2.83%) Python
10 7 (2.83%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.43%) C
11 6 (2.43%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.02%) Perl
13 4 (1.62%) C++
14 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.81%) Ruby
15 1 (0.40%) Groovy
15 1 (0.40%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 31 (12.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.31%) Degree
4 22 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.07%) MCP
6 14 (5.67%) CISSP
7 13 (5.26%) IISP
8 12 (4.86%) MCSE
9 10 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (3.64%) CISM
10 9 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (3.64%) MCSA
11 8 (3.24%) CISA
12 6 (2.43%) MCITP
13 4 (1.62%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.62%) MCAD
13 4 (1.62%) MCSD
13 4 (1.62%) MCTS
14 3 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (1.21%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (4.86%) PCI DSS
1 12 (4.86%) SLA
2 8 (3.24%) ISO27005
2 8 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.83%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (2.83%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.43%) QA
5 3 (1.21%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.21%) RMADS
6 2 (0.81%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.81%) WCAG
7 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 75 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 36 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.88%) vSphere
3 17 (6.88%) XenApp
4 15 (6.07%) VMware ESX
4 15 (6.07%) XenServer
5 10 (4.05%) UAG
6 3 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.21%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.40%) ClearTrust
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (8.10%) SCCM
2 15 (6.07%) WSUS
3 9 (3.64%) SCOM
4 7 (2.83%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (2.43%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.43%) Puppet
6 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.02%) Nagios
6 5 (2.02%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.62%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.62%) Cacti
7 4 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.62%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.21%) NetCrunch
8 3 (1.21%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.81%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 100 (40.49%) Microsoft
2 56 (22.67%) VMware
3 37 (14.98%) Oracle
4 31 (12.55%) Citrix
5 24 (9.72%) Cisco
5 24 (9.72%) HP
5 24 (9.72%) IBM
6 14 (5.67%) Google
7 13 (5.26%) McAfee
7 13 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.05%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.64%) Adobe
9 9 (3.64%) Dell
9 9 (3.64%) SAP
10 8 (3.24%) Siebel
10 8 (3.24%) Sun
11 7 (2.83%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (2.83%) Sybase
11 7 (2.83%) Tripwire
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Capita plc
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £185 - £225 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
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Rate: £29000 - £39000 per annum + 9mth FTC
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