Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 137 128
Rank change year-on-year +45 -9 -50
Contract jobs citing IIS 70 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.72% 0.82% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.71% 4.96% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 24
Berkshire median daily rate £365 £363 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -6.33% +6.76%
10th Percentile £300 £194 £313
90th Percentile £492 £415 £498
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 - £16.25
90th Percentile £17.75 - £18.75
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +14.29% -53.95%

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 598 705 756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.67% 16.45% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 359 434
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 16
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.47% -12.82% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.03 £13.63
90th Percentile £38.00 £55.04 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

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 18 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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
Reading +38 34 £368 -2.00% 3
Bracknell +2 13 - - 2
Newbury +8 11 £325 +60.49% 2
Maidenhead -9 2 - -
IIS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
3 38 (54.29%) SQL Server
4 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (35.71%) SQL
6 20 (28.57%) HTML
6 20 (28.57%) .NET
7 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
7 17 (24.29%) Linux
7 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
8 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
8 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
8 16 (22.86%) Internet
9 15 (21.43%) VMware
9 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 14 (20.00%) DV Cleared
10 14 (20.00%) SDLC
10 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 13 (18.57%) Security Operations
11 13 (18.57%) Security Monitoring
11 13 (18.57%) Server Patching
11 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.57%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (18.57%) McAfee ePO
11 13 (18.57%) Software Distribution
11 13 (18.57%) McAfee
12 12 (17.14%) Web Services

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 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 13 (18.57%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.86%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.43%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) KANA IQ
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.43%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.29%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) Internet
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.43%) DNS
4 5 (7.14%) DHCP
4 5 (7.14%) NAS
4 5 (7.14%) SAN
5 4 (5.71%) Firewall
5 4 (5.71%) FTP
5 4 (5.71%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.71%) Network Security
5 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.29%) LAN
6 3 (4.29%) WAN
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) VLAN
7 1 (1.43%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) MySQL
2 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.71%) JMeter
3 4 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.29%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
5 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Grunt
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.43%) Publishing
2 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Operations Technician
2 11 (15.71%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Tester
5 5 (7.14%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) .NET
1 20 (28.57%) HTML
2 12 (17.14%) Web Services
3 11 (15.71%) XML
4 9 (12.86%) CSS
5 8 (11.43%) jQuery
6 7 (10.00%) Ajax
7 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.86%) REST
8 2 (2.86%) RESTful
8 2 (2.86%) WCF
8 2 (2.86%) X-Windows
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.43%) JSON
9 1 (1.43%) LINQ
9 1 (1.43%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) PKI
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (24.29%) Linux
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.29%) Unix
6 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (10.00%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.86%) CentOS
9 2 (2.86%) Debian
9 2 (2.86%) Solaris
9 2 (2.86%) SUSE
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) SDLC
2 13 (18.57%) Security Monitoring
2 13 (18.57%) Security Operations
2 13 (18.57%) Server Patching
2 13 (18.57%) Software Distribution
3 12 (17.14%) DevOps
4 10 (14.29%) Network Management
5 9 (12.86%) Change Management
6 8 (11.43%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
9 5 (7.14%) Project Management
9 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 4 (5.71%) Business Development
10 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) MVC
10 4 (5.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 11 (15.71%) C#
5 8 (11.43%) VBScript
6 7 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) Java
8 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) C
8 4 (5.71%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.14%) MCSE
5 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.71%) A+ Certification
6 4 (5.71%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (5.71%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (4.29%) CCNA
7 3 (4.29%) CCNP
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.29%) Degree
7 3 (4.29%) MCSA
8 2 (2.86%) MCITP
8 2 (2.86%) RHCE
9 1 (1.43%) CISA
9 1 (1.43%) CISM
9 1 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) GDPR
1 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) BitLocker
3 7 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.71%) vSphere
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.86%) Docker
7 2 (2.86%) vCloud
8 1 (1.43%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.14%) Puppet
3 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Ansible
4 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.86%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
4 2 (2.86%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.86%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.86%) vRealize
5 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.43%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) McAfee
4 9 (12.86%) HP
5 7 (10.00%) KANA
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco
7 4 (5.71%) AppDynamics
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.71%) Samsung
8 2 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.86%) CA
8 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) EMC
8 2 (2.86%) IBM
8 2 (2.86%) Infoblox
8 2 (2.86%) Lotus
8 2 (2.86%) NetApp
8 2 (2.86%) Nimsoft
8 2 (2.86%) Sun
8 2 (2.86%) WSO2