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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 114 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -5
Contract jobs citing IIS 28 40 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.77% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% 9.66% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 38
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£325 £339 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £403 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.30 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.91% -25.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +66.36%
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
549 414 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.46% 18.33% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 266 281
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 -3 10 £313 - 5
Gloucestershire -11 9 £350 -3.44% 3
Devon - 5 £315 - 2
Bristol -20 3 £375 +7.14% 2
Dorset - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 42 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
3 32 (41.56%) .NET
4 22 (28.57%) Windows
4 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
6 18 (23.38%) C#
7 17 (22.08%) HTML
7 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
8 16 (20.78%) Apache
8 16 (20.78%) QA
9 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
9 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
9 15 (19.48%) MVC
10 13 (16.88%) CSS
10 13 (16.88%) HTML5
10 13 (16.88%) VMware
10 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (15.58%) jQuery
11 12 (15.58%) Linux
11 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.58%) Cisco
12 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 11 (14.29%) Degree
12 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.99%) Information Security
13 10 (12.99%) SQL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.78%) Apache
3 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 10 (12.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (7.79%) CMS
6 6 (7.79%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.19%) Node.js
7 4 (5.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.30%) Lync
10 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.30%) ArcGIS
10 1 (1.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.30%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) PaaS
2 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.69%) DNS
3 8 (10.39%) LDAP
4 7 (9.09%) SMTP
4 7 (9.09%) SNMP
4 7 (9.09%) Firewall
5 5 (6.49%) Internet
5 5 (6.49%) HTTP
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) DHCP
7 1 (1.30%) VPN
7 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.30%) SAN
7 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.79%) MySQL
6 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.30%) ReportNet
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.30%) MSTest
5 1 (1.30%) Moq
5 1 (1.30%) NuGet
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Legal
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Administrator
3 9 (11.69%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Architect
4 8 (10.39%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.09%) SharePoint Administrator
5 7 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Classic ASP Developer
7 5 (6.49%) ASP Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Designer
9 3 (3.90%) Build Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Web Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) .NET
2 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET
3 17 (22.08%) HTML
4 13 (16.88%) CSS
4 13 (16.88%) HTML5
5 12 (15.58%) jQuery
6 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (9.09%) Classic ASP
9 6 (7.79%) Web Services
9 6 (7.79%) MSMQ
9 6 (7.79%) JSON
9 6 (7.79%) CSS3
10 5 (6.49%) Middleware
10 5 (6.49%) REST
11 4 (5.19%) XML
11 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.90%) WebSockets
12 3 (3.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.19%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) DTV
4 2 (2.60%) RMADS
4 2 (2.60%) CESG
4 2 (2.60%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.30%) RIA
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.30%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.09%) CentOS
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.49%) Android
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.30%) UNIX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) MVC
2 10 (12.99%) Information Security
3 7 (9.09%) Migration
4 6 (7.79%) Project Management
4 6 (7.79%) OO
5 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.49%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.19%) Content Management
6 4 (5.19%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.19%) Scrum
7 3 (3.90%) SEO
7 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.90%) Web Development
7 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) C#
2 15 (19.48%) PowerShell
3 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.99%) SQL
5 7 (9.09%) Perl
5 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) Ruby
6 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.19%) Java
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.60%) VBScript
8 2 (2.60%) Delphi
9 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
1 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) CISSP
4 4 (5.19%) CISM
4 4 (5.19%) CEH
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) WCAG
3 1 (1.30%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) Squid
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.09%) NFS
2 7 (9.09%) qmail
3 5 (6.49%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.88%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 7 (9.09%) NetApp
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.79%) Sitecore
6 5 (6.49%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (5.19%) TIBCO
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle
7 4 (5.19%) SAP
8 3 (3.90%) Google
9 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.60%) Facebook
9 2 (2.60%) Twitter
9 2 (2.60%) IBM
9 2 (2.60%) HP
10 1 (1.30%) EMC
10 1 (1.30%) Informatica
10 1 (1.30%) webMethods
10 1 (1.30%) ESRI
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