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 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 88 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing IIS 45 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 1.57% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.98% 8.38% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 8
Average daily rate
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£365 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £513 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
501 561 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.80% 18.72% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 376 221
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 11
Average hourly rate £20.09 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £55.00 £24.50
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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
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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
Wiltshire +9 15 £365 +10.60% 6
Bristol +8 10 £375 -23.07% 10
Gloucestershire -11 7 £343 -11.61%
Somerset +9 5 - - 4
Devon 0 3 £250 -19.67%
Dorset -7 3 - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 56 (70.89%) SQL Server
2 45 (56.96%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) SQL
4 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
4 33 (41.77%) Active Directory
5 32 (40.51%) .NET
6 26 (32.91%) C#
7 24 (30.38%) Firewall
8 21 (26.58%) Apache
9 20 (25.32%) Linux
9 20 (25.32%) DNS
10 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (22.78%) MySQL
11 18 (22.78%) VMware
11 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (21.52%) Finance
12 17 (21.52%) HTML
12 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
12 17 (21.52%) Web Services
13 16 (20.25%) XML
13 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
13 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (18.99%) Oracle
15 14 (17.72%) CSS
15 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
15 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (16.46%) VPN
16 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 21 (26.58%) Apache
2 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
3 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (7.59%) MediaWiki
5 6 (7.59%) Confluence
5 6 (7.59%) nginx
6 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (3.80%) CMS
7 3 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (3.80%) iPlanet
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.38%) Firewall
2 20 (25.32%) DNS
3 13 (16.46%) VPN
4 12 (15.19%) DHCP
5 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (11.39%) WAN
7 8 (10.13%) IPsec
8 7 (8.86%) Internet
8 7 (8.86%) SAN
9 6 (7.59%) LDAP
9 6 (7.59%) Network Security
10 5 (6.33%) LAN
11 4 (5.06%) VLAN
12 3 (3.80%) Multicast
12 3 (3.80%) NAS
12 3 (3.80%) EIGRP
12 3 (3.80%) BGP
12 3 (3.80%) OSPF
12 3 (3.80%) IPv6
13 1 (1.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.78%) MySQL
2 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.13%) Subversion
2 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) JIRA
3 6 (7.59%) Hudson
4 2 (2.53%) Selenium
4 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Architect
3 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Integration Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.51%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
2 17 (21.52%) Web Services
3 16 (20.25%) XML
4 14 (17.72%) CSS
5 6 (7.59%) J2EE
5 6 (7.59%) XSL
5 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.59%) jQuery
6 5 (6.33%) JSON
6 5 (6.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (6.33%) XSLT
7 4 (5.06%) LINQ
7 4 (5.06%) OAuth
8 3 (3.80%) Ajax
8 3 (3.80%) MSMQ
8 3 (3.80%) ADO.NET
8 3 (3.80%) SOAP
9 2 (2.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Clustering
1 8 (10.13%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) Wiki
3 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) W3C
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) RMADS
5 1 (1.27%) CESG
5 1 (1.27%) PDA
5 1 (1.27%) Social Network
5 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.27%) DTV
5 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (56.96%) Windows
2 20 (25.32%) Linux
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.66%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.13%) UNIX
8 7 (8.86%) Ubuntu
9 6 (7.59%) Debian
9 6 (7.59%) CentOS
9 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (6.33%) Solaris
11 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.80%) zOS
12 3 (3.80%) AIX
12 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
13 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) Technical Architecture
1 10 (12.66%) Load Balancing
2 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (8.86%) DevOps
4 6 (7.59%) SOA
4 6 (7.59%) Asset Management
4 6 (7.59%) Content Management
4 6 (7.59%) MVC
4 6 (7.59%) Migration
4 6 (7.59%) Build Automation
4 6 (7.59%) Software Deployment
5 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.06%) ITIL
6 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.06%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.06%) Web Development
6 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 26 (32.91%) C#
3 13 (16.46%) Java
3 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.92%) VB
6 8 (10.13%) VB6
7 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.86%) VBScript
8 6 (7.59%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.06%) C++
9 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.53%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) Python
10 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.06%) MCSE
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (41.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) vSphere
4 6 (7.59%) Samba
4 6 (7.59%) Postfix
4 6 (7.59%) iptables
5 5 (6.33%) XenApp
6 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.80%) XenServer
6 3 (3.80%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.27%) Xen
8 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) ZABBIX
3 5 (6.33%) SCOM
3 5 (6.33%) WSUS
4 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.27%) WMI
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
5 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.78%) VMware
3 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
4 15 (18.99%) Oracle
5 12 (15.19%) Citrix
6 9 (11.39%) Cisco
7 8 (10.13%) Sitecore
8 5 (6.33%) Wyse
9 4 (5.06%) TIBCO
9 4 (5.06%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.80%) Ektron
10 3 (3.80%) BEA
10 3 (3.80%) IBM
10 3 (3.80%) Dell
11 2 (2.53%) Unisys
11 2 (2.53%) Apple
11 2 (2.53%) NetApp
11 2 (2.53%) Sun
11 2 (2.53%) McAfee
12 1 (1.27%) Acronis
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