Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 April 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 55 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.23% 0.65% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.36% 3.70% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Cardiff median daily rate £325 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +41.13% -31.11%
10th Percentile £259 £386 £200
90th Percentile £441 £511 £425
South Wales median daily rate £350 £438 £320
% change year-on-year -20.00% +36.72% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 88 108 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 10.81% 17.68% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 82 102
Cardiff median daily rate £333 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.88% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £167 £156 £182
90th Percentile £473 £525 £405
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - £16.28 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.04% -
South Wales median hourly rate £11.75 £16.28 £26.75
% change year-on-year -27.83% -39.14% +94.55%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Cardiff

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Cardiff

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Cardiff

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for IIS.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (20.00%) NHS
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (10.00%) DSL
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Deskside Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) BDD
1 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) DevOps
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (10.00%) Docker
5 1 (10.00%) iptables
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Lotus
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle