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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 38 61 35
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs citing IIS 23 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 0.63% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.50% 3.10% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
107 129 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.62% 20.35% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 90 33
Average daily rate £425 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +44.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
Newport - 14 £428 - 2
Cardiff +19 9 £425 - 2
IIS
Wales

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (79.41%) .NET
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
1 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
2 26 (76.47%) MVC
2 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 22 (64.71%) Visual Studio
3 22 (64.71%) C#
4 20 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (50.00%) Web Services
5 17 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (47.06%) BDD
7 15 (44.12%) REST
7 15 (44.12%) Unit Testing
7 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (44.12%) TDD
7 15 (44.12%) XML
7 15 (44.12%) Scrum
7 15 (44.12%) SOAP
8 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
9 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) Entity Framework
11 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (29.41%) WCF
12 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
13 8 (23.53%) Windows
14 7 (20.59%) HTML
14 7 (20.59%) CSS
14 7 (20.59%) Project Management
15 6 (17.65%) SQL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (5.88%) FileNet
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Visual Studio
2 17 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) TestDirector
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (14.71%) CRM Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
1 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
2 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 17 (50.00%) Web Services
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (44.12%) REST
4 15 (44.12%) XML
4 15 (44.12%) SOAP
5 11 (32.35%) Entity Framework
6 10 (29.41%) WCF
7 7 (20.59%) HTML
7 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 2 (5.88%) HTML5
9 2 (5.88%) CSS3
9 2 (5.88%) JAX-RS
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.88%) jQuery
10 1 (2.94%) Spring
10 1 (2.94%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) AS400
1 2 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) OS/400
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) MVC
2 16 (47.06%) BDD
3 15 (44.12%) Unit Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
3 15 (44.12%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) BPMN
6 2 (5.88%) BPEL
7 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.94%) Use Case
7 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.88%) RPG
4 2 (5.88%) COBOL
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
1 1 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) NetApp
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint