Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 November 2017 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 108 164
Rank change year-on-year -46 +56 -59
Contract jobs citing IIS 45 91 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 1.87% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.95% 12.10% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 61 25
East of England median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £248
90th Percentile £549 £538 £445
England median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -55.56% -20.59% +10.57%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 909 752 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.62% 15.42% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 451 597
East of England median daily rate £431 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% +1.97% +1.33%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £197
90th Percentile £575 £538 £543
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 81
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.67% +1.69% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in the East of England

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in the East of England

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in the East of England

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in the East of England

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IIS in the East of England

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire 0 19 £375 +50.00% 3
Essex -17 11 £323 -14.00% 3
Suffolk +2 7 £551 +7.41% 1
Cambridgeshire -33 6 £171 -52.90% 1
Norfolk -17 1 £513 +44.37%
Bedfordshire -27 1 £225 -41.94%
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
9 13 (28.89%) CSS
9 13 (28.89%) VMware
10 12 (26.67%) MVC
11 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 11 (24.44%) ITIL
12 10 (22.22%) Web Services
13 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 9 (20.00%) Migration
13 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (20.00%) REST
14 8 (17.78%) NAS
14 8 (17.78%) WCF
14 8 (17.78%) SAN
14 8 (17.78%) Citrix
14 8 (17.78%) SOAP
14 8 (17.78%) XML
14 8 (17.78%) C#
15 7 (15.56%) Oracle
15 7 (15.56%) Finance

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (11.11%) JBoss
1 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Jetty
5 1 (2.22%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.22%) Route 53
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) NAS
1 8 (17.78%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
2 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (8.89%) DHCP
5 3 (6.67%) FTP
5 3 (6.67%) SMTP
6 2 (4.44%) HTTP
6 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.44%) LDAP
6 2 (4.44%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.22%) IMAP
7 1 (2.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.67%) FxCop
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
4 3 (6.67%) Moq
4 3 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.67%) StyleCop
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.22%) MorphX
6 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Production Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Integration Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 10 (22.22%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
6 8 (17.78%) WCF
6 8 (17.78%) XML
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 5 (11.11%) J2EE
8 5 (11.11%) Middleware
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.89%) CSS3
9 4 (8.89%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) JSON
9 4 (8.89%) LINQ
9 4 (8.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) OpenVMS
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) VMS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Identity Management
4 6 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
5 5 (11.11%) High Availability
5 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.11%) OO
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) SOLID
5 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) SIEM
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (17.78%) C#
5 6 (13.33%) Java
6 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.67%) VB
8 3 (6.67%) VBScript
9 2 (4.44%) Ruby
10 1 (2.22%) C
10 1 (2.22%) C++
10 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.22%) VB6
10 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) CCIE
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) IFRS
2 3 (6.67%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 3 (6.67%) vRealize
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.22%) McAfee
7 1 (2.22%) Nintex
7 1 (2.22%) Pega
7 1 (2.22%) Siemens