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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 48 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 1.94% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.73% 11.84% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.03 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +58.16%
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
110 76 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.55% 16.41% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 47 52
Average daily rate £338 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -21.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £145 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Cardiff -2 11 £375 +36.36% 1
Torfaen - 1 £390 -
Bridgend - 1 £270 -
Caerphilly - - - -
IIS
Wales

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) MCSE
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
6 7 (38.89%) McAfee
6 7 (38.89%) MCTS
6 7 (38.89%) MCITP
6 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (38.89%) Office 365
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Intune
6 7 (38.89%) SCDPM
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) UML
8 5 (27.78%) GIS
9 4 (22.22%) SQL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (38.89%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) L2TP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) GIS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) GIS
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VBScript
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) MCTS
1 7 (38.89%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) UAG
3 1 (5.56%) MetaFrame
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Intune
1 7 (38.89%) SCDPM
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) McAfee
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.56%) ESRI
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco