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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 88 80 126
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +46
Contract jobs citing IIS 52 75 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.87% 2.27% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.10% 13.46% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 56 16
Median daily rate £381 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% -12.69%
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
515 557 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.49% 16.82% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 360 360
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £198 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 20
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +155.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.78 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +3 15 £406 -40.47% 3
Gloucestershire -3 10 £375 +12.78% 2
Somerset +2 8 £450 +20.00% 6
Devon +6 6 £190 -57.77%
Wiltshire +10 5 £325 -18.75% 2
Dorset +5 1 - - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 61 (64.21%) .NET
2 47 (49.47%) SQL
3 45 (47.37%) Windows
4 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
5 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 36 (37.89%) ASP.NET
7 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (32.63%) C#
9 28 (29.47%) Web Services
10 27 (28.42%) HTML
11 25 (26.32%) Visual Studio
12 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
13 23 (24.21%) Scrum
14 20 (21.05%) VB.NET
14 20 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 18 (18.95%) JSON
17 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
18 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
20 14 (14.74%) SC Cleared
20 14 (14.74%) SOAP
20 14 (14.74%) CSS
20 14 (14.74%) MVC
20 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
21 13 (13.68%) MS Office
21 13 (13.68%) ITIL
21 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
21 13 (13.68%) RESTful
22 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.37%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.32%) CMS
2 6 (6.32%) OpenROAD
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (5.26%) NServiceBus
4 4 (4.21%) Apache
4 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.16%) Moodle
5 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.16%) WordPress
6 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.11%) nginx
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.05%) Drupal
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.21%) IaaS
4 2 (2.11%) GitHub
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Internet
2 11 (11.58%) HTTP
3 10 (10.53%) SSL
4 5 (5.26%) Firewall
5 4 (4.21%) Extranet
6 3 (3.16%) DMZ
6 3 (3.16%) DNS
6 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) DHCP
7 2 (2.11%) WAN
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.05%) DSL
8 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.05%) Intranet
8 1 (1.05%) LAN
8 1 (1.05%) MPLS
8 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.37%) MS Access
4 6 (6.32%) Ingres
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) GIS
5 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.21%) MySQL
6 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.05%) DB2
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 20 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (9.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.11%) Grunt
5 2 (2.11%) gulp
5 2 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (2.11%) NuGet
5 2 (2.11%) Subversion
6 1 (1.05%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.05%) JUnit
6 1 (1.05%) Maven
6 1 (1.05%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Publishing
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (51.58%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (9.47%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (9.47%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
8 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) GIS Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (64.21%) .NET
2 36 (37.89%) ASP.NET
3 28 (29.47%) Web Services
4 27 (28.42%) HTML
5 18 (18.95%) JSON
6 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (14.74%) CSS
6 14 (14.74%) SOAP
7 13 (13.68%) RESTful
8 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.58%) jQuery
9 11 (11.58%) XML
10 10 (10.53%) WCF
11 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.37%) Classic ASP
11 7 (7.37%) HTML5
12 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.26%) LINQ
13 5 (5.26%) WF
13 5 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
1 3 (3.16%) CESG
1 3 (3.16%) Cryptography
1 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
1 3 (3.16%) PKI
2 2 (2.11%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.11%) SCORM
2 2 (2.11%) User Experience
2 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.05%) Clustering
3 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.05%) Handset
3 1 (1.05%) iPad
3 1 (1.05%) iPhone
3 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.05%) Replication
3 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.05%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
4 4 (4.21%) Unix
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) Scrum
3 14 (14.74%) MVC
4 13 (13.68%) ITIL
5 12 (12.63%) TDD
6 11 (11.58%) SDLC
7 10 (10.53%) Workflow
8 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.42%) DevOps
9 8 (8.42%) Information Security
9 8 (8.42%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.37%) OOP
10 7 (7.37%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.32%) CRM
11 6 (6.32%) Kanban
12 5 (5.26%) Communications Security
12 5 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) SQL
2 31 (32.63%) C#
3 20 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
6 12 (12.63%) Java
7 10 (10.53%) PHP
8 8 (8.42%) VB
9 7 (7.37%) VBA
10 4 (4.21%) C
10 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.16%) C++
11 3 (3.16%) VB6
12 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.11%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.05%) VBScript
13 1 (1.05%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) IISP
4 4 (4.21%) CISSP
5 3 (3.16%) CLAS
5 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.11%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.05%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.16%) RMADS
3 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Remedy
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (4.21%) ESRI
4 4 (4.21%) VMware
5 3 (3.16%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.11%) Adobe
6 2 (2.11%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco
7 1 (1.05%) Cognos
7 1 (1.05%) Dell
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.05%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.05%) Juniper
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.05%) Symantec
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam
7 1 (1.05%) Veritas