Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 100 131
Rank change year-on-year -42 +31 -12
Contract jobs citing IIS 41 73 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.97% 1.82% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.58% 12.19% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 20
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -5.84%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £257
90th Percentile £503 £505 £472
South East median daily rate £438 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +18.64% +1.72% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% -73.33%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 623 599 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.74% 14.89% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 311 291
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £254
90th Percentile £588 £588 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.86% +7.29%
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.16% -15.56% +21.62%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Berkshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Berkshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Berkshire

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Berkshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -6 22 - - 2
Reading -29 8 £388 -3.13% 8
Ascot - 1 £400 -
IIS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 35 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) SharePoint
3 25 (60.98%) DV Cleared
3 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
4 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (53.66%) Internet
5 22 (53.66%) McAfee
5 22 (53.66%) SharePoint Server
5 22 (53.66%) McAfee ePO
5 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
5 22 (53.66%) Software Distribution
5 22 (53.66%) Server Patching
5 22 (53.66%) Security Operations
5 22 (53.66%) Security Monitoring
5 22 (53.66%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
7 10 (24.39%) .NET
7 10 (24.39%) C#
7 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
9 8 (19.51%) CSS
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
9 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (17.07%) C++
10 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.07%) MVC
11 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
11 6 (14.63%) Java
11 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 25 (60.98%) SharePoint
2 22 (53.66%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) Network Security
4 3 (7.32%) Skype
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.88%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Operations Technician
2 11 (26.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 11 (26.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 11 (26.83%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (26.83%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 11 (26.83%) Support Technician
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Deskside Support
7 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) CSS3
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) 802.1X
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (7.32%) RESTful
5 3 (7.32%) Sass
5 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.88%) JSON
6 2 (4.88%) XML
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.32%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) VMS
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Security Monitoring
1 22 (53.66%) Security Operations
1 22 (53.66%) Server Patching
1 22 (53.66%) Software Distribution
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.76%) MVVM
6 3 (7.32%) Break/Fix
6 3 (7.32%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.32%) ITSM
6 3 (7.32%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Android Development
7 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (2.44%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) C#
1 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) C++
3 6 (14.63%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) DV Cleared
1 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
2 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.32%) XenApp
3 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) iptables
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) McAfee
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) CA
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) Clearswift
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
5 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle