Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 216 216
Rank change year-on-year +51 0 -64
Contract jobs citing IIS 31 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.53% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 2.85% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 31
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.06% +31.88%
10th Percentile £400 £373 £141
90th Percentile £584 £583 £725
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £469
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +27.46%
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 723 1,261 1,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.61% 18.46% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 956 835
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £498
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.53% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 10
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.88 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.76% +16.95% -6.05%
10th Percentile £19.47 £13.00 £11.13
90th Percentile £38.40 £32.93 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £17.85
% change year-on-year +29.87% +7.84% -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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 -1 9 £550 -
IIS
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 21 (67.74%) .NET
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) Azure
3 18 (58.06%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
6 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
7 12 (38.71%) Finance
8 11 (35.48%) TeamCity
8 11 (35.48%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
10 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
10 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
11 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
11 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.81%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) Migration
11 8 (25.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (25.81%) npm
12 7 (22.58%) CMS
13 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
13 6 (19.35%) Internet
13 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (19.35%) DevOps

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 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) CMS
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (16.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (16.13%) Umbraco
5 4 (12.90%) Apache
6 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Azure
2 8 (25.81%) npm
3 5 (16.13%) PaaS
4 4 (12.90%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.68%) MPLS
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) TeamCity
2 8 (25.81%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
3 6 (19.35%) gulp
4 5 (16.13%) Grunt
5 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 3 (9.68%) Moq
5 3 (9.68%) NUnit
6 2 (6.45%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.23%) jspm
7 1 (3.23%) MSTest
7 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Core
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.13%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (12.90%) WCF
8 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) OAuth
8 3 (9.68%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) Node.js
9 2 (6.45%) REST
9 2 (6.45%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) Blog
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 4 (12.90%) SOLID
7 3 (9.68%) B2C
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Email Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Microservices
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.68%) Project Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Server Building
7 3 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) IISP
2 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) GxP
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.23%) NIST
2 1 (3.23%) NIST 800
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (9.68%) Docker
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) MIIS
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Sitecore
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Freshdesk
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) VMware