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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 121 119 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing IIS 141 131 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.48% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.32% 8.64% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 85
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £52.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.47% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £52.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £52.50 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
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
1513 1516 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.60% 17.17% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 834 778
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 67 87
Average hourly rate £23.75 £16.20 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.65% -10.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.18 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £38.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 2 June 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
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 2 June 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
West Sussex +2 39 £300 +20.00% 3
Surrey +22 25 £373 -6.87% 16
Hampshire -15 20 £394 +5.70% 7
Berkshire -29 18 £350 +2.94% 8
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £265 -11.66% 3
East Sussex +1 13 £288 -2.54% 4
Oxfordshire -13 7 £230 - 9
Middlesex +4 4 £452 -9.70%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 177 (62.11%) Windows
2 135 (47.37%) SQL
3 115 (40.35%) Microsoft
4 102 (35.79%) .NET
5 98 (34.39%) VMware
6 93 (32.63%) SQL Server
7 89 (31.23%) Active Directory
8 81 (28.42%) ITIL
8 81 (28.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 73 (25.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (22.81%) PowerShell
11 63 (22.11%) HTML
12 62 (21.75%) ASP.NET
13 58 (20.35%) JavaScript
14 56 (19.65%) C#
15 55 (19.30%) SAN
16 50 (17.54%) CSS
16 50 (17.54%) Linux
17 48 (16.84%) DNS
17 48 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 48 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (16.14%) SharePoint
19 44 (15.44%) Visual Studio
19 44 (15.44%) Web Development
20 43 (15.09%) Oracle
20 43 (15.09%) MS Exchange
20 43 (15.09%) Migration
21 41 (14.39%) Web Services
21 41 (14.39%) Security Cleared
22 39 (13.68%) XML

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 46 (16.14%) SharePoint
2 43 (15.09%) MS Exchange
3 34 (11.93%) Apache
4 27 (9.47%) Tomcat
5 20 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (5.61%) CMS
8 15 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (3.51%) IBM Notes
9 10 (3.51%) Lync
10 8 (2.81%) GroupWise
11 7 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (2.46%) WebSphere
12 6 (2.11%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Portal
14 4 (1.40%) iPlanet
14 4 (1.40%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (1.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.96%) MS Office
3 13 (4.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.47%) Office 365
2 25 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.11%) IaaS
5 5 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.05%) Yammer
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Route 53
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.30%) SAN
2 48 (16.84%) DNS
3 37 (12.98%) Firewall
4 25 (8.77%) SSL
4 25 (8.77%) DHCP
5 21 (7.37%) VPN
6 20 (7.02%) Internet
7 16 (5.61%) Intranet
8 15 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 14 (4.91%) WAN
10 13 (4.56%) SMTP
11 12 (4.21%) iSCSI
11 12 (4.21%) LAN
12 11 (3.86%) Network Security
13 10 (3.51%) VoIP
14 7 (2.46%) NetScaler
14 7 (2.46%) POP3
14 7 (2.46%) IMAP
15 6 (2.11%) Wireshark
15 6 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.91%) MySQL
5 13 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.75%) DTS
10 5 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.05%) DB2
13 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.35%) DB2 UDB
14 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (15.44%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.56%) Axure RP
3 9 (3.16%) Subversion
3 9 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.75%) JIRA
7 4 (1.40%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.40%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.40%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.05%) NuGet
8 3 (1.05%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.05%) Wise Package Studio
8 3 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.05%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.70%) Maven
9 2 (0.70%) Ant
9 2 (0.70%) NeoLoad
General
1 22 (7.72%) Finance
2 10 (3.51%) Publishing
3 6 (2.11%) Marketing
4 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.40%) Automotive
6 3 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Military
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (21.75%) Developer
2 50 (17.54%) Analyst
3 41 (14.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 33 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (11.23%) Support Analyst
6 29 (10.18%) Support Engineer
7 26 (9.12%) Administrator
8 23 (8.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 21 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 21 (7.37%) Consultant
10 20 (7.02%) .NET Developer
11 19 (6.67%) Applications Support
12 16 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (5.26%) Architect
13 15 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 13 (4.56%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (4.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (4.21%) Server Engineer
15 12 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
16 11 (3.86%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (35.79%) .NET
2 63 (22.11%) HTML
3 62 (21.75%) ASP.NET
4 50 (17.54%) CSS
5 41 (14.39%) Web Services
6 39 (13.68%) XML
7 34 (11.93%) jQuery
8 31 (10.88%) .NET Framework
9 22 (7.72%) Ajax
10 19 (6.67%) XSLT
11 18 (6.32%) XHTML
12 17 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (5.61%) WCF
14 14 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (4.56%) XSD
16 12 (4.21%) REST
17 8 (2.81%) XSL
18 7 (2.46%) HTML5
18 7 (2.46%) COM+
19 6 (2.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.18%) Clustering
2 23 (8.07%) Data Centre
3 22 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.61%) User Experience
6 15 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.56%) W3C
7 13 (4.56%) Client/Server
7 13 (4.56%) Web 2.0
8 12 (4.21%) PKI
8 12 (4.21%) N-Tier
9 10 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (3.51%) FlexPod
10 9 (3.16%) Replication
11 5 (1.75%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.05%) Blackberry
13 3 (1.05%) SecurID
13 3 (1.05%) Blog
14 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 177 (62.11%) Windows
2 81 (28.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (25.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (17.54%) Linux
5 30 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (9.82%) UNIX
7 13 (4.56%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.16%) Windows XP
9 8 (2.81%) Solaris
10 6 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.11%) AIX
11 4 (1.40%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.40%) zOS
12 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.05%) Android
13 2 (0.70%) CentOS
13 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.42%) ITIL
2 48 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.44%) Web Development
4 43 (15.09%) Migration
5 28 (9.82%) MVC
6 21 (7.37%) Information Security
7 20 (7.02%) Configuration Management
8 19 (6.67%) Content Management
9 18 (6.32%) Customer Engagement
10 16 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (5.61%) Change Management
11 15 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (5.26%) Service Management
11 15 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.26%) CRM
12 14 (4.91%) Incident Management
12 14 (4.91%) OOP
13 13 (4.56%) OO
13 13 (4.56%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 135 (47.37%) SQL
2 65 (22.81%) PowerShell
3 58 (20.35%) JavaScript
4 56 (19.65%) C#
5 22 (7.72%) VB
6 20 (7.02%) VBScript
7 19 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.91%) Java
9 13 (4.56%) Perl
10 11 (3.86%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.16%) Python
11 9 (3.16%) PHP
12 7 (2.46%) C++
13 6 (2.11%) VB6
13 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.75%) Ruby
15 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.70%) C
17 1 (0.35%) sed
17 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 39 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (12.28%) SC Cleared
4 33 (11.58%) Degree
5 19 (6.67%) MCSE
6 18 (6.32%) CISSP
7 14 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (4.21%) MCP
9 11 (3.86%) MCITP
10 10 (3.51%) CCNA
11 8 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.81%) MCTS
11 8 (2.81%) MCSA
12 7 (2.46%) CISM
12 7 (2.46%) CEH
13 5 (1.75%) MCSD
13 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.40%) MCDBA
14 4 (1.40%) MCAD
14 4 (1.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.46%) SLA
3 5 (1.75%) QA
4 4 (1.40%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 89 (31.23%) Active Directory
2 48 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.37%) vSphere
3 21 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.56%) VMware ESX
5 11 (3.86%) XenApp
6 8 (2.81%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.75%) HDFS
7 5 (1.75%) UAG
8 4 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.70%) KVM
11 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (12.28%) SCCM
2 15 (5.26%) Nagios
3 12 (4.21%) WSUS
4 9 (3.16%) Puppet
5 8 (2.81%) SCOM
6 6 (2.11%) Icinga
6 6 (2.11%) vMotion
7 5 (1.75%) HP SIM
7 5 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (1.75%) Zenoss
8 4 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.40%) Nessus
8 4 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.40%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.05%) Unicenter
9 3 (1.05%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.05%) OVSD
10 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 115 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 98 (34.39%) VMware
3 43 (15.09%) Oracle
4 36 (12.63%) Citrix
5 33 (11.58%) HP
6 22 (7.72%) Dell
7 18 (6.32%) Cisco
8 15 (5.26%) Google
9 13 (4.56%) Red Hat
9 13 (4.56%) IBM
9 13 (4.56%) Adobe
9 13 (4.56%) OpenText
9 13 (4.56%) RedDot
10 12 (4.21%) Lotus
11 10 (3.51%) NetApp
12 8 (2.81%) McAfee
12 8 (2.81%) AppSense
12 8 (2.81%) Novell
13 7 (2.46%) Capita
14 6 (2.11%) Juniper
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