Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 21 October 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 West > Devon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 53 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12 +15
Contract jobs citing IIS 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.51% 1.25% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.33% 8.86% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Devon median daily rate £311 £475 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.47% +150.00% -39.68%
10th Percentile £203 £357 £180
90th Percentile £370 £500 £360
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Devon median hourly rate - £25.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +20.00%

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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 30 79 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.48% 14.11% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 42
Devon median daily rate £375 £425 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +46.55% -23.93%
10th Percentile £170 £324 £185
90th Percentile £479 £500 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Devon median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.57% -17.65% +118.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £15.00 £16.90
90th Percentile £11.50 £48.20 £51.95
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £39.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +22.31% -0.12%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Devon

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Devon

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Devon over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Devon

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Devon

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Exeter 0 6 £320 -16.88% 3
Plymouth +11 1 £303 -37.95% 2
IIS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for IIS.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) Nagios
4 4 (57.14%) Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) SUSE
4 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (57.14%) nginx
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
1 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) jetNEXUS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Ivanti