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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 98 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 43 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 1.45% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 9.51% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £333 £303
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
494 326 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.16% 15.30% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 209 312
Average daily rate £330 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £16.85 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Gloucestershire -2 16 £325 -10.34% 1
Wiltshire -3 13 £313 -44.44% 4
Devon -12 4 £314 +2.86%
Bristol - 4 £375 - 3
Dorset +6 2 £150 -42.85% 4
Somerset -29 2 £419 +31.88% 1
Cornwall - - - -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 43 (46.74%) .NET
2 43 (46.74%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.43%) SharePoint
4 27 (29.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (26.09%) Windows
6 22 (23.91%) C#
6 22 (23.91%) Active Directory
7 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
7 21 (22.83%) MVC
7 21 (22.83%) PowerShell
8 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
9 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (18.48%) CSS
10 17 (18.48%) HTML
11 15 (16.30%) jQuery
11 15 (16.30%) Finance
11 15 (16.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (15.22%) REST
12 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
12 14 (15.22%) HTML5
12 14 (15.22%) QA
12 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
13 13 (14.13%) SQL
13 13 (14.13%) Linux
13 13 (14.13%) Apache
13 13 (14.13%) MS Exchange
13 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
13 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (13.04%) Sitecore

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (16.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (14.13%) MS Exchange
3 13 (14.13%) Apache
4 12 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (10.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (10.87%) CMS
5 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.35%) Node.js
9 3 (3.26%) SAS
9 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.17%) Lync
10 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
11 1 (1.09%) LiveLink
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.09%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.09%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (1.09%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.04%) DNS
3 11 (11.96%) LDAP
4 8 (8.70%) Firewall
5 6 (6.52%) SMTP
5 6 (6.52%) SNMP
6 5 (5.43%) HTTP
7 4 (4.35%) X.509
7 4 (4.35%) SSL
8 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.26%) Internet
9 2 (2.17%) DHCP
10 1 (1.09%) FTP
10 1 (1.09%) LAN
10 1 (1.09%) WAN
10 1 (1.09%) VPN
10 1 (1.09%) SAN
10 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (29.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.43%) MySQL
7 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.09%) ReportNet
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.09%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
1 7 (7.61%) Subversion
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.35%) Mockito
4 4 (4.35%) Maven
4 4 (4.35%) Ant
4 4 (4.35%) JUnit
4 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.26%) Selenium
5 3 (3.26%) NuGet
5 3 (3.26%) Gradle
5 3 (3.26%) NUnit
6 1 (1.09%) MSTest
6 1 (1.09%) Moq
6 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) Back Office
7 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Architect
2 15 (16.30%) Administrator
3 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Administrator
5 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Digital Architect
7 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) ASP Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Classic ASP Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Programmer
9 4 (4.35%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Wintel Support
10 3 (3.26%) Web Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.74%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
3 17 (18.48%) CSS
3 17 (18.48%) HTML
4 15 (16.30%) jQuery
5 14 (15.22%) HTML5
5 14 (15.22%) REST
6 11 (11.96%) .NET Framework
6 11 (11.96%) XML
7 9 (9.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (8.70%) JSON
8 8 (8.70%) CSS3
9 7 (7.61%) Web Services
9 7 (7.61%) Classic ASP
10 6 (6.52%) MSMQ
10 6 (6.52%) Spring
11 5 (5.43%) Middleware
11 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET
12 4 (4.35%) XML Schema
12 4 (4.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.43%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) iPhone
3 3 (3.26%) Open Source
3 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.17%) DTV
4 2 (2.17%) CESG
4 2 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.09%) RIA
5 1 (1.09%) RMADS
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) Android
4 6 (6.52%) CentOS
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.43%) UNIX
5 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) MVC
2 9 (9.78%) Migration
2 9 (9.78%) Information Security
2 9 (9.78%) Content Management
3 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
4 6 (6.52%) OO
4 6 (6.52%) Project Management
4 6 (6.52%) Scrum
5 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.43%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (5.43%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.35%) TDD
6 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 4 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) C#
2 21 (22.83%) PowerShell
3 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.13%) SQL
5 7 (7.61%) Java
6 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.52%) Ruby
6 6 (6.52%) Perl
7 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.26%) PHP
8 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.17%) VBScript
9 2 (2.17%) Delphi
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 5 (5.43%) CISSP
5 4 (4.35%) CISM
5 4 (4.35%) CEH
6 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) ISA Server
3 6 (6.52%) Squid
3 6 (6.52%) qmail
3 6 (6.52%) NFS
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.09%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) WSUS
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
1 1 (1.09%) SCOM
1 1 (1.09%) SCDPM
1 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) Sitecore
3 10 (10.87%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) Cisco
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle
4 8 (8.70%) TIBCO
5 7 (7.61%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (6.52%) NetApp
6 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.35%) SAP
8 3 (3.26%) Google
9 2 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.17%) Facebook
9 2 (2.17%) Twitter
9 2 (2.17%) IBM
9 2 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (1.09%) EMC
10 1 (1.09%) Citrix
10 1 (1.09%) Informatica
10 1 (1.09%) webMethods
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