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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 105 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing IIS 41 35 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 1.20% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.78% 5.45% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 32
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £319 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £377 £311
% change year-on-year
-11.14% +21.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
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
527 642 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.80% 22.10% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 394 276
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.15 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +8 13 £365 +12.74% 6
Gloucestershire -14 9 £365 -23.95% 6
Bristol +2 7 £380 -13.73% 2
Dorset -4 4 - - 2
Devon -1 3 £218 -29.83% 2
Somerset -10 3 £355 -11.25% 5
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 49 (68.06%) SQL Server
2 45 (62.50%) Windows
3 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
4 33 (45.83%) SQL
5 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 23 (31.94%) VMware
7 22 (30.56%) .NET
8 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (27.78%) Firewall
8 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (26.39%) C#
9 19 (26.39%) Linux
9 19 (26.39%) Apache
10 18 (25.00%) DNS
10 18 (25.00%) Finance
11 16 (22.22%) MySQL
11 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (20.83%) HTML
12 15 (20.83%) XML
12 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 14 (19.44%) DHCP
13 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
13 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (18.06%) Web Services
14 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
14 13 (18.06%) Citrix
15 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
15 12 (16.67%) Oracle
15 12 (16.67%) Java

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (26.39%) Apache
2 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 7 (9.72%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (6.94%) Confluence
6 5 (6.94%) nginx
6 5 (6.94%) MediaWiki
6 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.17%) iPlanet
7 3 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.78%) CMS
8 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.39%) Node.js
9 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Firewall
2 18 (25.00%) DNS
3 14 (19.44%) DHCP
4 11 (15.28%) VPN
5 10 (13.89%) WAN
6 8 (11.11%) IPsec
6 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.33%) Internet
7 6 (8.33%) SAN
7 6 (8.33%) LAN
8 5 (6.94%) LDAP
8 5 (6.94%) VLAN
8 5 (6.94%) Network Security
9 4 (5.56%) Multicast
10 3 (4.17%) NAS
10 3 (4.17%) IPv6
10 3 (4.17%) EIGRP
10 3 (4.17%) OSPF
10 3 (4.17%) BGP
11 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (68.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.22%) MySQL
3 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.39%) DataStage
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.39%) Firebird
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.72%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) Hudson
3 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Administrator
5 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) HTML
2 15 (20.83%) XML
3 13 (18.06%) Web Services
4 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.72%) CSS
5 7 (9.72%) XSLT
6 6 (8.33%) LINQ
6 6 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (6.94%) XSL
7 5 (6.94%) JSON
8 4 (5.56%) OAuth
8 4 (5.56%) WCF
8 4 (5.56%) jQuery
8 4 (5.56%) XSD
8 4 (5.56%) DHTML
9 3 (4.17%) J2EE
9 3 (4.17%) MSMQ
9 3 (4.17%) Ajax
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Wiki
4 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) W3C
5 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.39%) DTV
6 1 (1.39%) CESG
6 1 (1.39%) PDA
6 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.39%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (26.39%) Linux
4 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.33%) UNIX
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.94%) CentOS
7 5 (6.94%) Debian
7 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.56%) Solaris
9 3 (4.17%) AIX
9 3 (4.17%) zOS
10 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
1 6 (8.33%) Migration
1 6 (8.33%) ITIL
2 5 (6.94%) Build Automation
2 5 (6.94%) DevOps
2 5 (6.94%) MVC
2 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
3 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.56%) Service Management
3 4 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
3 4 (5.56%) Email Migration
4 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.17%) Content Management
4 3 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) SQL
2 19 (26.39%) C#
3 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.67%) Java
5 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
6 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.11%) VBScript
8 7 (9.72%) VB
9 6 (8.33%) C++
10 4 (5.56%) VB6
11 3 (4.17%) PHP
12 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.39%) Perl
13 1 (1.39%) Python
13 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (1.39%) CCNP
7 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) vSphere
4 6 (8.33%) XenApp
5 5 (6.94%) Postfix
5 5 (6.94%) iptables
5 5 (6.94%) Samba
6 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.17%) XenServer
7 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.39%) NFS
9 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.39%) Xen
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) WSUS
2 5 (6.94%) ZABBIX
2 5 (6.94%) Puppet
3 3 (4.17%) SCCM
3 3 (4.17%) SCOM
4 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.39%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.94%) VMware
3 13 (18.06%) Citrix
4 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco
6 7 (9.72%) Sitecore
7 5 (6.94%) Wyse
8 4 (5.56%) IBM
8 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
8 4 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (2.78%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.78%) McAfee
9 2 (2.78%) NetApp
9 2 (2.78%) Apple
9 2 (2.78%) Unisys
10 1 (1.39%) Acronis
10 1 (1.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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