Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 165 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 -61 +56
Contract jobs citing IIS 40 46 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 0.90% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 4.95% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 62
East of England median daily rate £425 £361 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.73% -6.84% +3.33%
10th Percentile £363 £170 £300
90th Percentile £588 £521 £583
England median daily rate £450 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +77.78% -
England median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% -40.74% -20.59%

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 932 929 765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.36% 18.16% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 527 462
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.32% +3.67%
10th Percentile £279 £251 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.89% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 31
East of England median hourly rate £33.04 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.60% +11.11% +10.53%
10th Percentile £17.10 £13.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.63 £45.60 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.18%

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 12 November 2018.

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
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 12 November 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
Essex -10 13 £575 +78.29% 5
Suffolk -1 11 £400 -18.37%
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £425 +148.90% 8
Hertfordshire -15 7 £438 +16.67% 5
Bedfordshire +12 4 £425 +88.89% 5
Norfolk +7 3 £425 +3.03% 2
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (50.00%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) Apache
4 17 (42.50%) DNS
5 15 (37.50%) HTTP
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.00%) Linux
6 14 (35.00%) DHCP
6 14 (35.00%) SSL
6 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
7 13 (32.50%) Java
7 13 (32.50%) nginx
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (30.00%) Puppet
8 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
8 12 (30.00%) DevOps
8 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
9 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 11 (27.50%) FTP
9 11 (27.50%) J2EE
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) Servlets
9 11 (27.50%) IPsec
9 11 (27.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (27.50%) Windows Server

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 20 (50.00%) Apache
2 13 (32.50%) nginx
2 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
3 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 11 (27.50%) Jetty
4 11 (27.50%) Mongrel
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.50%) ThingWorx
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (27.50%) Google App Engine
2 11 (27.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) DNS
2 15 (37.50%) HTTP
3 14 (35.00%) DHCP
3 14 (35.00%) SSL
4 11 (27.50%) FTP
4 11 (27.50%) IPsec
4 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.00%) LAN
5 6 (15.00%) NAS
5 6 (15.00%) SAN
5 6 (15.00%) WAN
6 4 (10.00%) Firewall
7 3 (7.50%) Internet
8 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
8 2 (5.00%) S/MIME
9 1 (2.50%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (22.50%) Travis CI
3 3 (7.50%) GitLab
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Grunt
4 1 (2.50%) gulp
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.50%) Mocha
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.50%) Back Office
1 3 (7.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Developer
1 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) CRM Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Transition Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Web Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) J2EE
2 11 (27.50%) Servlets
3 8 (20.00%) Middleware
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
6 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 4 (10.00%) LDAP
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
8 2 (5.00%) OAuth
8 2 (5.00%) SAML
9 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.50%) CSS3
9 1 (2.50%) HTML5
9 1 (2.50%) Node.js
9 1 (2.50%) Polymer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 7 (17.50%) PKI
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (30.00%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (27.50%) Open Source
3 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (10.00%) Secure Coding
6 4 (10.00%) SIEM
6 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (7.50%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (27.50%) Xen
4 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (2.50%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.50%) Packer
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Google
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) CA
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) PTC
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Sun