The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 April 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)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 46 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17  
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% 0.48% 3.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.13% 3.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Median daily rate £350 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £16.75 £22.83
% change year-on-year +108.95% -26.63%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 39 53 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 12.42% 12.62% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 49
Median daily rate £413 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -70.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Cambridge

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for IIS.

1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) OAuth
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) SAML
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Tcl
6 1 (11.11%) Internet

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Management Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) OAuth
1 4 (44.44%) SAML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Handlebars
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) MDX
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
2 1 (11.11%) SOLID
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Tcl
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WSUS
2 3 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle