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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 128 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +15
Contract jobs citing IIS 17 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 2.00% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.84% 10.70% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 28
Average daily rate
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£315 £332 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £261 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £424 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- +12.14%
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
599 402 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.77% 18.71% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 255 248
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 29
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.30 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £55.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 -15 5 £325 +5.69% 4
Gloucestershire -16 5 £350 - 4
Somerset -19 2 £288 -9.73% 5
Bristol -28 2 £375 +23.96% 5
Devon - 2 £315 -
Dorset -3 1 £450 - 2
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.93%) .NET
4 20 (34.48%) Windows
4 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
5 18 (31.03%) C#
6 16 (27.59%) VMware
7 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
8 14 (24.14%) HTML
8 14 (24.14%) Apache
9 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 13 (22.41%) Linux
9 13 (22.41%) QA
9 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (20.69%) CSS
11 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.97%) MVC
11 11 (18.97%) jQuery
12 10 (17.24%) Degree
12 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
12 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
13 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
13 9 (15.52%) DNS
13 9 (15.52%) Cisco
13 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
13 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (15.52%) HTML5

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (24.14%) Apache
2 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.62%) CMS
6 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.90%) Node.js
7 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
8 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.72%) Lync
9 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.72%) Documentum
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.72%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.52%) DNS
3 7 (12.07%) LDAP
4 6 (10.34%) SMTP
4 6 (10.34%) SNMP
5 5 (8.62%) HTTP
6 4 (6.90%) Internet
7 3 (5.17%) Firewall
7 3 (5.17%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) LAN
7 3 (5.17%) WAN
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
8 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.72%) VLAN
8 1 (1.72%) Multicast
8 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.72%) SAN
8 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.79%) MySQL
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.72%) DataStage
7 1 (1.72%) ReportNet
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
5 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.72%) MSTest
5 1 (1.72%) Moq
5 1 (1.72%) NuGet
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) ASP Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Classic ASP Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Web Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Programmer
5 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) .NET
2 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.14%) HTML
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
5 11 (18.97%) jQuery
6 9 (15.52%) HTML5
6 9 (15.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.34%) MSMQ
7 6 (10.34%) CSS3
8 5 (8.62%) Classic ASP
9 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET
9 4 (6.90%) XML
10 3 (5.17%) Web Services
10 3 (5.17%) LAMP
11 2 (3.45%) Ajax
11 2 (3.45%) NHibernate
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.45%) JSP
11 2 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) RMADS
4 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) RIA
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.34%) CentOS
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) UNIX
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) MVC
2 6 (10.34%) Project Management
2 6 (10.34%) OO
3 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
4 4 (6.90%) Information Security
4 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.17%) Content Management
5 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.45%) Information Assurance
6 2 (3.45%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) C#
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.34%) Ruby
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
6 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) Delphi
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) CISSP
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) CISM
5 2 (3.45%) CEH
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) WCAG
3 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) NFS
3 6 (10.34%) Squid
3 6 (10.34%) qmail
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.34%) NetApp
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) Cognos
8 1 (1.72%) Siebel
8 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) Informatica
8 1 (1.72%) Veeam
8 1 (1.72%) F5
8 1 (1.72%) Teradata
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