The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 44 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing IIS 19 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.06% 1.65% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.45% 9.43% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £375 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
IIS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 106 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.84% 17.49% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 44
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £192 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +18.51%
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 South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the South Wales region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the South Wales region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

IIS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Newport - 12 £400 - 1
Cardiff -8 5 £438 +16.66% 2
IIS
Wales

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
3 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 33 (84.62%) MVC
4 32 (82.05%) C#
5 31 (79.49%) .NET Framework
6 28 (71.79%) Visual Studio
7 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (66.67%) BDD
9 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (64.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (64.10%) Scrum
9 25 (64.10%) Web Services
10 24 (61.54%) XML
10 24 (61.54%) SOAP
10 24 (61.54%) TDD
10 24 (61.54%) REST
11 23 (58.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
13 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
14 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
15 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (23.08%) Entity Framework
17 9 (23.08%) Back Office
18 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
18 7 (17.95%) SQL
19 6 (15.38%) Windows
19 6 (15.38%) Project Management
19 6 (15.38%) WCF

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) Jetty
2 3 (7.69%) nginx
2 3 (7.69%) FileNet
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) IPsec
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
2 23 (58.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (71.79%) Visual Studio
2 25 (64.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Hudson
5 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 9 (23.08%) Back Office
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 28 (71.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Server Support
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 31 (79.49%) .NET Framework
4 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (64.10%) Web Services
6 24 (61.54%) XML
6 24 (61.54%) SOAP
6 24 (61.54%) REST
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (23.08%) Entity Framework
9 6 (15.38%) WCF
10 4 (10.26%) HTML
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
11 3 (7.69%) jQuery
11 3 (7.69%) HTML5
11 3 (7.69%) CSS3
11 3 (7.69%) JAX-RS
12 2 (5.13%) RESTful
12 2 (5.13%) Servlets
13 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) AS400
2 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) OS/400
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) MVC
2 26 (66.67%) BDD
3 25 (64.10%) Scrum
3 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (61.54%) TDD
5 22 (56.41%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
8 3 (7.69%) BPEL
8 3 (7.69%) BPMN
9 2 (5.13%) Open Source
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.56%) Workflow
10 1 (2.56%) UML
10 1 (2.56%) OO
10 1 (2.56%) CRM
10 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) RPG
5 1 (2.56%) COBOL
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) IBM