The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 104 83 124
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Contract jobs citing IIS 35 73 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 2.29% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.59% 12.27% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 56 16
Median daily rate £338 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £30.50 - £21.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 - £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 - £29.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +2.23%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
461 595 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.51% 18.64% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 424 362
Median daily rate £363 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 38
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +77.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IIS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

IIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +5 15 £338 -
Gloucestershire -4 6 £425 +82.79% 1
Devon +2 4 £190 -49.33%
Bristol -1 4 £353 +17.50% 4
Somerset -7 3 £280 -21.67% 3
Dorset -1 1 - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 61 (69.32%) .NET
2 46 (52.27%) SQL Server
3 45 (51.14%) Windows
4 44 (50.00%) SQL
5 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
6 35 (39.77%) C#
7 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET
8 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (31.82%) Windows Server
10 26 (29.55%) HTML
11 25 (28.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (22.73%) Visual Studio
12 20 (22.73%) CSS
13 19 (21.59%) Web Services
13 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
13 19 (21.59%) Scrum
14 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (18.18%) WCF
15 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
16 14 (15.91%) Finance
16 14 (15.91%) jQuery
16 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
17 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
17 13 (14.77%) TDD
17 13 (14.77%) Internet
18 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
18 12 (13.64%) JSON
18 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
18 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (12.50%) BizTalk Server

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (12.50%) CMS
2 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (6.82%) K2 blackpearl
3 6 (6.82%) NServiceBus
3 6 (6.82%) OpenROAD
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) Moodle
5 3 (3.41%) WordPress
6 2 (2.27%) nginx
7 1 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.27%) GitHub
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) Internet
2 5 (5.68%) Extranet
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) HTTP
3 4 (4.55%) DMZ
3 4 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.55%) SSL
4 3 (3.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.14%) DSL
5 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.14%) Intranet
5 1 (1.14%) MPLS
5 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.82%) Ingres
5 5 (5.68%) MS Access
6 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.14%) DB2
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.27%) Grunt
7 2 (2.27%) gulp
7 2 (2.27%) NuGet
8 1 (1.14%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.14%) JIRA
8 1 (1.14%) JUnit
8 1 (1.14%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) .NET Developer
3 14 (15.91%) SQL Developer
4 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Server Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (4.55%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (69.32%) .NET
2 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET
3 26 (29.55%) HTML
4 20 (22.73%) CSS
5 19 (21.59%) Web Services
6 16 (18.18%) WCF
7 14 (15.91%) jQuery
8 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 12 (13.64%) JSON
9 9 (10.23%) Ajax
9 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.09%) HTML5
10 8 (9.09%) Sass
10 8 (9.09%) SOAP
10 8 (9.09%) XML
11 7 (7.95%) RESTful
11 7 (7.95%) XSLT
12 6 (6.82%) LINQ
12 6 (6.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) W3C
3 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.55%) PKI
4 3 (3.41%) CESG
4 3 (3.41%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) SCORM
5 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) iPad
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Windows
2 28 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) Scrum
3 13 (14.77%) TDD
4 11 (12.50%) Workflow
5 10 (11.36%) Web Development
6 9 (10.23%) CRM
6 9 (10.23%) SDLC
7 8 (9.09%) Content Management
7 8 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 8 (9.09%) DevOps
7 8 (9.09%) MVC
7 8 (9.09%) OOP
7 8 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 8 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.95%) Information Security
8 7 (7.95%) Kanban
8 7 (7.95%) Migration
8 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) C#
3 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
5 10 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 9 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 8 (9.09%) VB
8 7 (7.95%) ActionScript
8 7 (7.95%) PHP
9 6 (6.82%) Java
10 5 (5.68%) VBA
11 3 (3.41%) C++
11 3 (3.41%) VB6
12 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.14%) Ruby
13 1 (1.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) IISP
3 5 (5.68%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB
5 2 (2.27%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (2.27%) CISM
5 2 (2.27%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) Snort
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.82%) Apple
4 5 (5.68%) VMware
5 4 (4.55%) Remedy
5 4 (4.55%) Sourcefire
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.27%) Adobe
7 2 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (1.14%) BT
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix
8 1 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.14%) Juniper
8 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.14%) Symantec
8 1 (1.14%) Veritas
8 1 (1.14%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.14%) ZyXEL