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 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 110 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +5
Contract jobs citing IIS 32 42 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 1.88% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.24% 11.54% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 34
Average daily rate
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£320 £339 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £441 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.30 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.91% -22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +55.82%
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
513 364 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.17% 16.31% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 235 300
Average daily rate £350 £339 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £201 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.50 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.60 £25.00
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 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 August 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 22 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
Wiltshire -4 11 £300 -50.00% 3
Gloucestershire -14 11 £338 -6.89% 5
Devon - 5 £315 - 1
Bristol -19 3 £375 - 4
Dorset - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 4
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
3 36 (45.57%) .NET
4 23 (29.11%) Windows
5 22 (27.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
6 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
7 19 (24.05%) C#
7 19 (24.05%) PowerShell
8 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
9 17 (21.52%) HTML
9 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
9 17 (21.52%) MVC
10 16 (20.25%) Apache
11 15 (18.99%) QA
11 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (17.72%) HTML5
13 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
13 13 (16.46%) CSS
13 13 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (15.19%) Finance
14 12 (15.19%) Linux
14 12 (15.19%) DNS
14 12 (15.19%) VMware
15 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
15 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (13.92%) jQuery
15 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
15 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
15 11 (13.92%) JavaScript

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.25%) Apache
3 13 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
5 10 (12.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (8.86%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (6.33%) CMS
9 4 (5.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
9 4 (5.06%) Node.js
10 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
11 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.27%) Lync
12 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (1.27%) Commerce Server
12 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
12 1 (1.27%) Documentum
12 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.27%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.27%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.19%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) LDAP
4 7 (8.86%) SMTP
4 7 (8.86%) SNMP
5 6 (7.59%) HTTP
5 6 (7.59%) Firewall
6 3 (3.80%) Internet
7 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.27%) SAN
8 1 (1.27%) Intranet
8 1 (1.27%) LAN
8 1 (1.27%) WAN
8 1 (1.27%) DHCP
8 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) MySQL
6 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.27%) ReportNet
7 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.80%) Selenium
4 2 (2.53%) NUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Subversion
4 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.53%) NuGet
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.27%) MSTest
5 1 (1.27%) Moq
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.33%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) Administrator
3 10 (12.66%) Consultant
4 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.13%) SharePoint Administrator
4 8 (10.13%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (10.13%) Architect
5 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Classic ASP Developer
6 5 (6.33%) ASP Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Wintel Support
7 4 (5.06%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Digital Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Wintel Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Programmer
8 3 (3.80%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) .NET
2 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
3 17 (21.52%) HTML
4 14 (17.72%) HTML5
5 13 (16.46%) CSS
6 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (13.92%) jQuery
7 9 (11.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (8.86%) Classic ASP
8 7 (8.86%) JSON
8 7 (8.86%) CSS3
9 6 (7.59%) REST
9 6 (7.59%) Web Services
9 6 (7.59%) XML
9 6 (7.59%) MSMQ
10 5 (6.33%) Middleware
10 5 (6.33%) ADO.NET
11 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.80%) WebSockets
12 3 (3.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.33%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.80%) Open Source
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) CESG
3 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.53%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.27%) Social Media
4 1 (1.27%) RIA
4 1 (1.27%) RMADS
4 1 (1.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) CentOS
4 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) Android
6 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.27%) UNIX
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) MVC
2 9 (11.39%) Information Security
3 7 (8.86%) Migration
4 6 (7.59%) OO
4 6 (7.59%) Project Management
5 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.33%) Scrum
5 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) Content Management
6 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.80%) Analytics
7 3 (3.80%) SEO
7 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.80%) Web Development
7 3 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) C#
1 19 (24.05%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.66%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.86%) Perl
4 7 (8.86%) Ruby
5 4 (5.06%) Java
5 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.53%) VBScript
7 2 (2.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) Degree
3 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) CISSP
5 4 (5.06%) CEH
5 4 (5.06%) CISM
6 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) NFS
2 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.86%) qmail
2 7 (8.86%) Squid
3 5 (6.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) VMware
3 11 (13.92%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) NetApp
4 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.59%) Sitecore
6 5 (6.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle
7 4 (5.06%) SAP
7 4 (5.06%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.80%) Google
9 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.53%) IBM
9 2 (2.53%) Facebook
9 2 (2.53%) Twitter
10 1 (1.27%) webMethods
10 1 (1.27%) Informatica
10 1 (1.27%) HP
10 1 (1.27%) EMC
10 1 (1.27%) ESRI
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