The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 41
Contract jobs citing IIS 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 1.24% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.67% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £369 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £328 £335
% change year-on-year +11.45% -2.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -24.10% +7.69%  

IIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 64 60 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 17.93% 18.63% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 27
Median daily rate £425 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +65.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing IIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Bedfordshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IIS in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Bedfordshire

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft