Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 55 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -14
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.94% 0.35% 2.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 2.27% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 21
Cardiff median daily rate £356 £225 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -29.69% -16.34%
10th Percentile £169 £213 £268
90th Percentile £390 £238 £425
South Wales median daily rate £350 £263 £339
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.51% +12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £21.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £29.50

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 69 88 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 10.87% 15.38% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 147
Cardiff median daily rate £340 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £142 £156 £212
90th Percentile £469 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £363 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -9.38% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.71% -2.38% -72.50%
10th Percentile £13.50 £20.25 £20.50
90th Percentile £14.50 £20.75 £21.50
South Wales median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.59% -19.05% +68.00%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for IIS.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) iptables
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (33.33%) Proactive Management
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System

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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Proactive Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) iptables
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft