The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 88 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing IIS 56 45 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.69% 1.93% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.20% 11.60% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 36
Average daily rate £388 £320 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
683 388 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.62% 16.68% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 238 329
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IIS
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -12 20 £380 +22.58% 12
Wiltshire -13 13 £325 -40.90% 8
Dorset - 12 £500 - 3
Gloucestershire +5 5 £445 +4.70% 4
Bristol -18 2 £441 - 6
Devon - 2 £310 - 1
Cornwall - - - - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 55 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 40 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 36 (40.00%) .NET
5 28 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (28.89%) Windows
7 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 23 (25.56%) MVC
9 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
9 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 21 (23.33%) SQL
11 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 19 (21.11%) C#
13 18 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 18 (20.00%) Migration
14 17 (18.89%) XML
15 16 (17.78%) Firewall
15 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (16.67%) Oracle
17 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
17 14 (15.56%) CSS
17 14 (15.56%) Linux
18 13 (14.44%) UNIX
18 13 (14.44%) ISA Server
18 13 (14.44%) jQuery
18 13 (14.44%) Finance
18 13 (14.44%) Barracuda Networks

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 40 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 22 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 21 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (13.33%) WebLogic
6 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (10.00%) SAS
7 8 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (8.89%) Apache
8 6 (6.67%) CMS
9 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.22%) Node.js
10 2 (2.22%) Lync
10 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.22%) LiveLink
10 2 (2.22%) WordPress
11 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
11 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.22%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) Firewall
2 11 (12.22%) LDAP
3 10 (11.11%) DNS
4 9 (10.00%) X.509
5 8 (8.89%) SSL
6 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.56%) DHCP
8 4 (4.44%) FTP
9 2 (2.22%) NAS
9 2 (2.22%) SAN
9 2 (2.22%) HTTP
9 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.11%) SMTP
10 1 (1.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.33%) MySQL
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.22%) ReportNet
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Subversion
2 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.00%) Ant
3 9 (10.00%) Maven
4 8 (8.89%) Gradle
4 8 (8.89%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.67%) Mockito
5 6 (6.67%) JUnit
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.22%) NuGet
6 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.22%) NUnit
6 2 (2.22%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.11%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) MSTest
7 1 (1.11%) Moq
7 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Publishing
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Administrator
3 18 (20.00%) Architect
4 16 (17.78%) SharePoint Administrator
5 8 (8.89%) Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.56%) DBA
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Web Architect
9 3 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.33%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Wintel Consultant
10 2 (2.22%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.00%) .NET
2 17 (18.89%) XML
3 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.56%) CSS
4 13 (14.44%) jQuery
4 13 (14.44%) REST
5 11 (12.22%) HTML
5 11 (12.22%) Spring
6 10 (11.11%) Web Services
7 8 (8.89%) Spring MVC
7 8 (8.89%) XML Schema
8 7 (7.78%) SAML
9 6 (6.67%) JSON
10 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.56%) Guice
10 5 (5.56%) HTML5
10 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.44%) Middleware
12 3 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.56%) iPhone
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) RIA
5 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.11%) CESG
5 1 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) DTV
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.89%) Windows
2 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.56%) Linux
4 13 (14.44%) UNIX
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.22%) Android
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.11%) CentOS
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) MVC
2 18 (20.00%) Migration
3 10 (11.11%) Content Management
4 9 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.89%) Web Development
5 8 (8.89%) Validation
6 7 (7.78%) OO
6 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.67%) Information Security
8 5 (5.56%) TDD
8 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.33%) SEO
10 3 (3.33%) OOP
10 3 (3.33%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 21 (23.33%) SQL
3 19 (21.11%) C#
4 12 (13.33%) Java
4 12 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) VBScript
6 2 (2.22%) PHP
6 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.22%) C
6 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) CISM
4 2 (2.22%) CISSP
4 2 (2.22%) CEH
4 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.44%) ISA Server
3 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.33%) NFS
5 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.11%) Squid
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.11%) XenApp
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
6 1 (1.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.22%) SCSM
2 2 (2.22%) OpenView
2 2 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.67%) Oracle
3 13 (14.44%) Barracuda Networks
4 10 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 8 (8.89%) TIBCO
6 7 (7.78%) Cisco
7 5 (5.56%) VMware
7 5 (5.56%) SAP
8 4 (4.44%) HP
9 3 (3.33%) Google
10 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.22%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.22%) Facebook
10 2 (2.22%) Twitter
10 2 (2.22%) Wyse
10 2 (2.22%) Informatica
10 2 (2.22%) Dell
10 2 (2.22%) Citrix
10 2 (2.22%) Juniper
10 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 days ago