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 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 124 98 127
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Contract jobs citing IIS 139 162 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.78% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.01% 9.63% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 111 64
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 £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
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
1542 1682 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.70% 18.51% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 920 762
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 77 95
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.12 £52.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 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 2 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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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 £319 +41.66% 9
Hampshire -16 27 £388 +3.67% 2
Surrey +2 23 £381 +45.23% 17
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £268 -26.06%
East Sussex - 15 £298 - 4
Berkshire -35 14 £356 +1.78% 8
Kent -1 2 £338 -1.81% 5
Oxfordshire -30 2 £270 -10.00% 6
Middlesex +1 1 £315 -33.68%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 185 (66.55%) Windows
2 118 (42.45%) SQL
3 113 (40.65%) Microsoft
4 105 (37.77%) SQL Server
5 104 (37.41%) VMware
6 91 (32.73%) Active Directory
7 89 (32.01%) .NET
8 86 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (25.54%) PowerShell
10 71 (25.54%) ITIL
11 56 (20.14%) C#
11 56 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (19.42%) HTML
13 53 (19.06%) JavaScript
14 52 (18.71%) SAN
15 51 (18.35%) ASP.NET
16 50 (17.99%) SharePoint
17 48 (17.27%) Linux
18 44 (15.83%) CSS
18 44 (15.83%) Oracle
19 42 (15.11%) Migration
20 40 (14.39%) DNS
21 39 (14.03%) MS Exchange
21 39 (14.03%) MS Excel
22 38 (13.67%) Apache
22 38 (13.67%) Firewall
22 38 (13.67%) Security Cleared
23 37 (13.31%) Visual Studio
24 36 (12.95%) Citrix

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 50 (17.99%) SharePoint
2 39 (14.03%) MS Exchange
3 38 (13.67%) Apache
4 31 (11.15%) Tomcat
5 19 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (3.24%) CMS
9 8 (2.88%) Lync
9 8 (2.88%) IBM Notes
10 6 (2.16%) GroupWise
10 6 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.08%) iPlanet
13 3 (1.08%) ColdFusion
13 3 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 39 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.71%) Office 365
2 24 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.80%) IaaS
5 4 (1.44%) Yammer
5 4 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (18.71%) SAN
2 40 (14.39%) DNS
3 38 (13.67%) Firewall
4 25 (8.99%) SSL
5 24 (8.63%) VPN
6 19 (6.83%) Internet
7 18 (6.47%) DHCP
8 15 (5.40%) WAN
9 13 (4.68%) LAN
9 13 (4.68%) SMTP
10 12 (4.32%) iSCSI
11 11 (3.96%) VoIP
11 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
11 11 (3.96%) Network Security
12 10 (3.60%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.52%) Intranet
13 7 (2.52%) HTTP
14 6 (2.16%) POP3
14 6 (2.16%) LDAP
14 6 (2.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (37.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.91%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.04%) MySQL
6 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.80%) InterSystems Cache
9 5 (1.80%) DTS
10 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.08%) DB2
12 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.36%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 37 (13.31%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.96%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.24%) Subversion
5 7 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.16%) JIRA
7 5 (1.80%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.80%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.44%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.44%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.08%) NuGet
9 3 (1.08%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.08%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.08%) Wise Package Studio
9 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.72%) MSTest
10 2 (0.72%) NeoLoad
General
1 18 (6.47%) Finance
2 6 (2.16%) Retail
3 4 (1.44%) Marketing
3 4 (1.44%) Automotive
4 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.08%) Publishing
5 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Military
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (20.50%) Developer
2 46 (16.55%) Analyst
3 42 (15.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 34 (12.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (11.15%) Support Analyst
6 30 (10.79%) Support Engineer
7 27 (9.71%) Administrator
8 26 (9.35%) Consultant
9 22 (7.91%) .NET Developer
9 22 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 21 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (5.76%) Applications Support
11 16 (5.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 14 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (5.04%) Architect
13 13 (4.68%) Systems Analyst
13 13 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (4.68%) Server Engineer
13 13 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (3.96%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (32.01%) .NET
2 54 (19.42%) HTML
3 51 (18.35%) ASP.NET
4 44 (15.83%) CSS
5 30 (10.79%) .NET Framework
6 29 (10.43%) XML
7 27 (9.71%) Web Services
8 24 (8.63%) jQuery
9 17 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (5.40%) Ajax
11 13 (4.68%) WCF
11 13 (4.68%) REST
12 10 (3.60%) XHTML
12 10 (3.60%) XSLT
13 8 (2.88%) COM+
13 8 (2.88%) XSL
13 8 (2.88%) LINQ
14 7 (2.52%) HTML5
14 7 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (2.16%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.43%) Clustering
2 22 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.68%) Client/Server
4 13 (4.68%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.96%) FlexPod
6 10 (3.60%) PKI
7 9 (3.24%) Replication
8 6 (2.16%) User Experience
9 5 (1.80%) W3C
10 4 (1.44%) SecurID
10 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.44%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.08%) GIS
11 3 (1.08%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.72%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 185 (66.55%) Windows
2 86 (30.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (17.27%) Linux
5 32 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (10.79%) UNIX
7 14 (5.04%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.52%) Solaris
8 7 (2.52%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.80%) AIX
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.08%) zOS
12 3 (1.08%) Android
13 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.72%) CentOS
14 1 (0.36%) VMS
14 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.54%) ITIL
2 42 (15.11%) Migration
3 35 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.59%) Web Development
4 30 (10.79%) MVC
5 20 (7.19%) Configuration Management
6 19 (6.83%) Change Management
6 19 (6.83%) E-Commerce
7 18 (6.47%) Information Security
8 17 (6.12%) CRM
9 16 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (4.68%) OO
11 12 (4.32%) Service Management
11 12 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (3.96%) Problem Management
13 10 (3.60%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.60%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.60%) Incident Management
14 9 (3.24%) Content Management
14 9 (3.24%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 118 (42.45%) SQL
2 71 (25.54%) PowerShell
3 56 (20.14%) C#
4 53 (19.06%) JavaScript
5 22 (7.91%) VBScript
6 19 (6.83%) VB
7 18 (6.47%) VB.NET
8 17 (6.12%) Java
9 13 (4.68%) Perl
10 12 (4.32%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.60%) Python
12 9 (3.24%) PHP
12 9 (3.24%) C++
13 6 (2.16%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.16%) VB6
14 5 (1.80%) Ruby
15 4 (1.44%) C
16 3 (1.08%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.36%) sed
17 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.67%) Security Cleared
2 31 (11.15%) SC Cleared
2 31 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (9.35%) Degree
4 15 (5.40%) CISSP
5 14 (5.04%) MCSE
6 12 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.88%) CISM
8 8 (2.88%) MCITP
9 7 (2.52%) MCSA
9 7 (2.52%) MCP
10 5 (1.80%) CCNP
10 5 (1.80%) CCNA
10 5 (1.80%) MCSD
10 5 (1.80%) MCTS
10 5 (1.80%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.44%) VCP4
11 4 (1.44%) CEH
11 4 (1.44%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.52%) SLA
3 4 (1.44%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.08%) QA
5 2 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.36%) HL7
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 91 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 56 (20.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (9.71%) vSphere
4 18 (6.47%) Hyper-V
5 16 (5.76%) XenApp
6 13 (4.68%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.88%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.16%) XenServer
9 5 (1.80%) HDFS
10 3 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.72%) UAG
11 2 (0.72%) KVM
11 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (11.15%) SCCM
2 15 (5.40%) WSUS
3 13 (4.68%) Nagios
4 7 (2.52%) Puppet
5 6 (2.16%) Icinga
5 6 (2.16%) vMotion
5 6 (2.16%) SCOM
6 5 (1.80%) Zenoss
6 5 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (1.44%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.44%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.08%) OVSD
8 3 (1.08%) Unicenter
8 3 (1.08%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.72%) Plesk
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 113 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 104 (37.41%) VMware
3 44 (15.83%) Oracle
4 36 (12.95%) Citrix
5 28 (10.07%) HP
6 19 (6.83%) Dell
6 19 (6.83%) Cisco
7 14 (5.04%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.32%) IBM
9 11 (3.96%) EMC
10 8 (2.88%) NetApp
10 8 (2.88%) Lotus
11 7 (2.52%) Juniper
12 6 (2.16%) Novell
12 6 (2.16%) Symantec
12 6 (2.16%) Brocade
12 6 (2.16%) Lumension
12 6 (2.16%) F5
13 5 (1.80%) Splunk
13 5 (1.80%) AppSense
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