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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 40 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing IIS 22 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 1.27% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.77% 8.43% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
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£495 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £307 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.28 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +28.97%
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
149 83 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.61% 15.01% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 54 40
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 10 £495 +23.75% 4
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
4 25 (55.56%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) HTML
5 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
6 18 (40.00%) .NET
6 18 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (40.00%) CSS
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 17 (37.78%) WCF
7 17 (37.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (37.78%) CRM
8 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
8 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 16 (35.56%) MVC
8 16 (35.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 14 (31.11%) VMware
10 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (26.67%) Open Source
11 12 (26.67%) SQL
12 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
12 11 (24.44%) Hyperic
13 10 (22.22%) Clustering
14 9 (20.00%) Spring
14 9 (20.00%) REST
14 9 (20.00%) Java

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) FileNet
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) DbUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Spock
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) CRM Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Analyst
5 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Architect
7 6 (13.33%) CRM Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Build Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Server Support
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Desktop Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (40.00%) CSS
3 17 (37.78%) WCF
4 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 16 (35.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (20.00%) REST
5 9 (20.00%) Spring
5 9 (20.00%) SOAP
6 8 (17.78%) JSON
6 8 (17.78%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (17.78%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.22%) Dojo
7 1 (2.22%) JSF
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Open Source
2 10 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) AS400
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) OS/400
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) CRM
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) Project Management
4 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.22%) Scrum
4 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.22%) TDD
4 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.22%) Document Management
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL
4 1 (2.22%) UML
4 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) RPG
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) MCTS
2 1 (2.22%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Hyperic
2 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.78%) BMC
5 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee
6 1 (2.22%) Kofax
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) ILOG
6 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk