Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 November 2019 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 223 206
Rank change year-on-year +48 -17 -15
Contract jobs citing IIS 51 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.47% 2.80% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 29
City of London median daily rate £500 £441 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.38% -16.00% +26.89%
10th Percentile £146 £310 £283
90th Percentile £588 £583 £745
Central London median daily rate £475 £414 £475
% change year-on-year +14.80% -12.89% +14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.75
Central London median hourly rate - - £19.75

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 933 1,252 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.85% 17.86% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 942 796
City of London median daily rate £512 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.10% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £295 £272 £276
90th Percentile £672 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +1.00% +0.50% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 8
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +25.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £17.53 £13.20 £10.88
90th Percentile £65.90 £32.10 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.85
% change year-on-year +5.00% +12.04% -3.25%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in the City of London

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in the City of London

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in the City of London

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in the City of London

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
Moorgate +3 9 £550 -
IIS
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for IIS.

1 32 (62.75%) .NET
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) Windows
3 25 (49.02%) Azure
4 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
6 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (39.22%) Finance
7 20 (39.22%) C#
7 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
8 19 (37.25%) HTML
8 19 (37.25%) SQL
9 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
9 18 (35.29%) SharePoint
10 15 (29.41%) Web Services
11 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
11 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
12 13 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
12 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
12 13 (25.49%) CRM
12 13 (25.49%) SDLC
13 12 (23.53%) MVC
13 12 (23.53%) Degree
13 12 (23.53%) WCF
14 11 (21.57%) Web Development
14 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
14 11 (21.57%) XML
14 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
15 10 (19.61%) CSS
15 10 (19.61%) Oracle

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
3 8 (15.69%) CMS
4 7 (13.73%) Apache
5 6 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (9.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (9.80%) Umbraco
7 3 (5.88%) JBoss
7 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.96%) Appian
9 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.96%) SAS
9 1 (1.96%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (49.02%) Azure
2 7 (13.73%) npm
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
3 6 (11.76%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (5.88%) GitHub
5 2 (3.92%) AWS
6 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) DNS
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) IP Telephony
3 4 (7.84%) MPLS
4 3 (5.88%) NAS
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) FTP
6 1 (1.96%) Intranet
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.96%) SSL
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) DB2
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) TeamCity
3 7 (13.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (11.76%) gulp
5 5 (9.80%) Grunt
5 5 (9.80%) Moq
5 5 (9.80%) NUnit
6 2 (3.92%) Fiddler
6 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.92%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) jspm
7 1 (1.96%) MSTest
7 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.84%) Law
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Information Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Information Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 15 (29.41%) Web Services
5 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
6 12 (23.53%) WCF
7 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
7 11 (21.57%) XML
8 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (19.61%) CSS
9 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (13.73%) .NET Core
11 6 (11.76%) Angular 2
11 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (11.76%) XSLT
12 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
12 5 (9.80%) JSON
12 5 (9.80%) OAuth
12 5 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (7.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.88%) Blog
4 3 (5.88%) Clustering
4 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Solaris
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) CRM
2 13 (25.49%) SDLC
3 12 (23.53%) MVC
4 11 (21.57%) Web Development
5 10 (19.61%) Decision-Making
5 10 (19.61%) DevOps
5 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (19.61%) Migration
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.65%) Contract Management
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) TDD
8 6 (11.76%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) B2B
8 6 (11.76%) SOLID
9 5 (9.80%) B2C
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) ERD
9 5 (9.80%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.80%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) HND
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.92%) CISSP
5 2 (3.92%) IISP
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CISA
6 1 (1.96%) CISM
6 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.96%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
2 1 (1.96%) GxP
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.96%) NIST
2 1 (1.96%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Docker
3 5 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) MIIS
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) CASB
3 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) Sitecore
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 2 (3.92%) Google
6 2 (3.92%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) Sybase
6 2 (3.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) FatWire
7 1 (1.96%) Freshdesk
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow