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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 42 64 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing IIS 40 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.75% 1.01% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.90% 5.23% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 6 1
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£425 £389 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +142.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -
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
201 153 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.87% 19.37% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 98 50
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% +75.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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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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 +27 37 £425 +9.32% 1
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 46 (90.20%) .NET
2 42 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 41 (80.39%) MVC
3 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
4 39 (76.47%) .NET Framework
5 36 (70.59%) Visual Studio
6 33 (64.71%) C#
7 31 (60.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (54.90%) Scrum
8 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (52.94%) BDD
10 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (50.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
10 26 (50.98%) Web Services
11 25 (49.02%) XML
11 25 (49.02%) SOAP
11 25 (49.02%) TDD
11 25 (49.02%) REST
12 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
13 23 (45.10%) Unit Testing
14 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
15 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
16 13 (25.49%) WCF
16 13 (25.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (21.57%) CSS
17 11 (21.57%) HTML
17 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (17.65%) Back Office
19 8 (15.69%) JavaScript

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 7 (13.73%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 5 (9.80%) Jetty
3 5 (9.80%) nginx
4 3 (5.88%) FileNet
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Project
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.80%) SSL
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) FTP
3 3 (5.88%) IPsec
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (60.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (70.59%) Visual Studio
2 26 (50.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.84%) Artifactory
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.88%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Hudson
5 2 (3.92%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.96%) JMeter
6 1 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) Gradle
General
1 9 (17.65%) Back Office
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 29 (56.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) CRM Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (5.88%) CRM Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Architect
10 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Support Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (90.20%) .NET
2 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
3 39 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (50.98%) Web Services
6 25 (49.02%) XML
6 25 (49.02%) SOAP
6 25 (49.02%) REST
7 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
8 13 (25.49%) WCF
9 11 (21.57%) HTML
9 11 (21.57%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 4 (7.84%) Servlets
12 3 (5.88%) J2EE
12 3 (5.88%) jQuery
12 3 (5.88%) HTML5
12 3 (5.88%) CSS3
12 3 (5.88%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) iSeries
2 2 (3.92%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) OS/400
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) MVC
2 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 27 (52.94%) BDD
4 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (49.02%) TDD
6 23 (45.10%) Unit Testing
7 8 (15.69%) CRM
8 7 (13.73%) Project Management
8 7 (13.73%) SDLC
9 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
10 4 (7.84%) Open Source
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) BPMN
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.88%) Software Delivery
11 3 (5.88%) SOA
11 3 (5.88%) BPEL
12 2 (3.92%) UML
12 2 (3.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.84%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) COBOL
5 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.92%) RPG
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Jython
6 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Xen
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore