The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 March 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 / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 59 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.48% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.28% 3.37% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £418 £460 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% +41.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £460 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £460 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £341 £335
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 89 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.38% 14.33% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 72
Median daily rate £458 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £9.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +370.27% -55.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.10 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Cambridgeshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Cambridgeshire

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Cambridgeshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 1 £650 - 3
Peterborough -2 1 £185 -59.78%
IIS
East of England

IIS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) OAuth
3 4 (33.33%) WSUS
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) SAML
3 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (25.00%) LDAP
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Identity Management Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) OAuth
1 4 (33.33%) SAML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) FastCGI
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Tcl
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
2 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk