The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 58 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing IIS 25 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.20% 2.10% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.79% 15.38% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate
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£285 £215 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.55% -23.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
IIS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
169 78 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.64% 13.66% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 40 53
Average daily rate £350 £253 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -28.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £356 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £17.46 £16.16 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.69 £13.10 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.49 £18.98 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Wales region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Wales region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
South Wales -11 14 £285 +32.55% 2
North Wales - - - -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 12 (36.36%) SOAP
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (33.33%) Clustering
6 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 11 (33.33%) Hyperic
7 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 9 (27.27%) JBoss
7 9 (27.27%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 9 (27.27%) REST
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (24.24%) Apache Camel
8 8 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
8 8 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (24.24%) Office 365
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Intune
8 8 (24.24%) Scala
8 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
8 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
8 8 (24.24%) MCTS

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 9 (27.27%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (24.24%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
1 8 (24.24%) DHCP
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
1 8 (24.24%) VPN
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
2 1 (3.03%) DbUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Spock
General
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Server Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Server Support
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DBA
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) GIS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) SOAP
2 9 (27.27%) Spring
2 9 (27.27%) REST
3 8 (24.24%) Apache Camel
3 8 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (24.24%) JSON
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
5 4 (12.12%) XML
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) CSS
8 1 (3.03%) JRules
8 1 (3.03%) JSF
8 1 (3.03%) Dojo
8 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.03%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) J2EE
8 1 (3.03%) EJB
8 1 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Open Source
2 11 (33.33%) Clustering
3 6 (18.18%) GIS
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.09%) Web Design
3 3 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Document Management
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) ETL
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) Scala
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) VBScript
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) MCTS
1 8 (24.24%) MCITP
1 8 (24.24%) MCSE
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Hyperic
2 8 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Intune
2 8 (24.24%) SCDPM
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (24.24%) BMC
4 8 (24.24%) McAfee
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) ESRI
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) ILOG
7 1 (3.03%) Kofax