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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 123 104 146
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +42
Contract jobs citing IIS 144 159 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.73% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.60% 9.27% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 114 50
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
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
1675 1715 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.57% 18.65% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 925 753
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 78 90
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £47.50 £39.80
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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Surrey +7 36 £314 +14.09% 11
Hampshire -8 34 £330 -8.65% 2
West Sussex -3 32 £356 +58.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 14 £265 -17.18% 3
Berkshire -39 13 £375 +3.44% 6
East Sussex - 11 £299 - 2
Kent 0 5 £338 +17.39% 4
Middlesex +1 1 £315 -30.00% 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 201 (65.69%) Windows
2 137 (44.77%) SQL
3 127 (41.50%) Microsoft
4 125 (40.85%) VMware
5 123 (40.20%) SQL Server
6 100 (32.68%) Active Directory
7 94 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 91 (29.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (29.08%) .NET
10 88 (28.76%) PowerShell
11 74 (24.18%) ITIL
12 64 (20.92%) C#
13 62 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 55 (17.97%) Linux
15 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
16 53 (17.32%) JavaScript
17 52 (16.99%) HTML
17 52 (16.99%) Oracle
18 50 (16.34%) ASP.NET
18 50 (16.34%) SAN
19 48 (15.69%) Apache
20 45 (14.71%) Migration
20 45 (14.71%) Security Cleared
21 42 (13.73%) Citrix
22 41 (13.40%) Firewall
23 40 (13.07%) Visual Studio
23 40 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (12.75%) CSS
25 38 (12.42%) Tomcat
25 38 (12.42%) Web Development

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 48 (15.69%) Apache
3 38 (12.42%) Tomcat
4 37 (12.09%) MS Exchange
5 20 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (4.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (4.25%) Lync
8 10 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.29%) CMS
10 5 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.31%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.31%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.98%) nginx
12 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.98%) JBoss
12 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.98%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.50%) Office 365
2 24 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.63%) IaaS
5 4 (1.31%) Yammer
5 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.65%) SaaS
8 1 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 50 (16.34%) SAN
2 41 (13.40%) Firewall
3 35 (11.44%) DNS
4 28 (9.15%) Internet
5 25 (8.17%) VPN
6 24 (7.84%) SSL
7 16 (5.23%) NetScaler
8 15 (4.90%) DHCP
9 13 (4.25%) WAN
10 11 (3.59%) LAN
10 11 (3.59%) Network Security
10 11 (3.59%) iSCSI
10 11 (3.59%) Intranet
11 10 (3.27%) Wireshark
11 10 (3.27%) VoIP
12 9 (2.94%) SMTP
13 8 (2.61%) LDAP
13 8 (2.61%) TCP/IP
13 8 (2.61%) HTTP
14 6 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (40.20%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (8.17%) Oracle Database
4 22 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (4.90%) MySQL
6 12 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
9 5 (1.63%) DTS
10 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.98%) DB2
12 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (13.07%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.25%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.61%) Subversion
6 7 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.96%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.96%) JIRA
8 5 (1.63%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.31%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.31%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.31%) ClearQuest
9 4 (1.31%) Wise Package Studio
9 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.98%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.98%) NuGet
10 3 (0.98%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 21 (6.86%) Finance
2 6 (1.96%) Retail
3 4 (1.31%) Automotive
4 3 (0.98%) Marketing
5 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Military
6 1 (0.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (17.65%) Analyst
2 52 (16.99%) Developer
3 43 (14.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 40 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (10.46%) Consultant
5 32 (10.46%) Support Engineer
6 31 (10.13%) Support Analyst
7 28 (9.15%) Administrator
8 21 (6.86%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 20 (6.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (5.23%) Applications Support
10 16 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 14 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (4.25%) Architect
13 13 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
14 12 (3.92%) C# Developer
15 11 (3.59%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.08%) .NET
2 52 (16.99%) HTML
3 50 (16.34%) ASP.NET
4 39 (12.75%) CSS
5 37 (12.09%) .NET Framework
6 31 (10.13%) XML
7 29 (9.48%) Web Services
8 25 (8.17%) jQuery
9 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (4.58%) REST
11 13 (4.25%) Ajax
12 12 (3.92%) WCF
12 12 (3.92%) LINQ
13 11 (3.59%) XSLT
14 10 (3.27%) XSL
15 8 (2.61%) JSON
15 8 (2.61%) COM+
16 7 (2.29%) XHTML
16 7 (2.29%) HTML5
16 7 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.82%) Clustering
3 20 (6.54%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 16 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (4.58%) N-Tier
7 13 (4.25%) FlexPod
8 12 (3.92%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.92%) Replication
9 10 (3.27%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.94%) PKI
11 5 (1.63%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.63%) GIS
12 4 (1.31%) W3C
12 4 (1.31%) SecurID
12 4 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.98%) User Experience
13 3 (0.98%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 201 (65.69%) Windows
2 94 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (29.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (17.97%) Linux
5 37 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (11.76%) UNIX
7 15 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.61%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.96%) Solaris
9 6 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.63%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.31%) AIX
11 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.98%) Android
12 3 (0.98%) CentOS
13 2 (0.65%) zOS
14 1 (0.33%) VMS
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (24.18%) ITIL
2 45 (14.71%) Migration
3 38 (12.42%) Web Development
4 36 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (9.80%) MVC
6 25 (8.17%) Change Management
7 22 (7.19%) Load Balancing
8 21 (6.86%) E-Commerce
8 21 (6.86%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (5.88%) Information Security
11 17 (5.56%) CRM
11 17 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (5.23%) Unit Testing
13 14 (4.58%) OO
14 13 (4.25%) Data Migration
15 11 (3.59%) Infrastructure Management
15 11 (3.59%) SDLC
15 11 (3.59%) Problem Management
15 11 (3.59%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (44.77%) SQL
2 88 (28.76%) PowerShell
3 64 (20.92%) C#
4 53 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.84%) VB
6 22 (7.19%) VBScript
7 18 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 18 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.56%) Java
9 14 (4.58%) Perl
10 12 (3.92%) Python
11 10 (3.27%) C++
12 8 (2.61%) PHP
13 6 (1.96%) VB6
14 5 (1.63%) Ruby
14 5 (1.63%) C
14 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 45 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (7.84%) Degree
5 15 (4.90%) CISSP
6 14 (4.58%) MCSE
7 13 (4.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.61%) MCSA
9 8 (2.61%) CISM
10 6 (1.96%) MCITP
10 6 (1.96%) MCP
11 5 (1.63%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.31%) CEH
12 4 (1.31%) VCP4
12 4 (1.31%) MCAD
12 4 (1.31%) MCSD
12 4 (1.31%) CCNP
12 4 (1.31%) CCNA
12 4 (1.31%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.94%) SLA
3 5 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.31%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.98%) QA
6 2 (0.65%) HL7
6 2 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (32.68%) Active Directory
2 62 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (11.11%) vSphere
4 25 (8.17%) VMware ESX
5 23 (7.52%) XenApp
6 17 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 12 (3.92%) XenServer
8 7 (2.29%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.63%) HDFS
10 4 (1.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.65%) UAG
11 2 (0.65%) KVM
12 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (10.46%) SCCM
2 15 (4.90%) WSUS
3 13 (4.25%) Nagios
4 6 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (1.96%) SCOM
4 6 (1.96%) Puppet
4 6 (1.96%) Icinga
5 5 (1.63%) Zenoss
5 5 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.31%) Unicenter
6 4 (1.31%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.31%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.31%) vMotion
7 3 (0.98%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.98%) cPanel
7 3 (0.98%) Webmin
7 3 (0.98%) OVSD
7 3 (0.98%) Plesk
Vendors
1 127 (41.50%) Microsoft
2 125 (40.85%) VMware
3 52 (16.99%) Oracle
4 42 (13.73%) Citrix
5 31 (10.13%) Cisco
6 27 (8.82%) HP
7 17 (5.56%) Dell
7 17 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 12 (3.92%) EMC
9 11 (3.59%) IBM
10 7 (2.29%) NetApp
10 7 (2.29%) Juniper
10 7 (2.29%) Telerik
10 7 (2.29%) Brocade
10 7 (2.29%) Lumension
10 7 (2.29%) F5
11 6 (1.96%) Symantec
12 5 (1.63%) Radware
12 5 (1.63%) AppSense
12 5 (1.63%) Splunk
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