Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 105 134
Rank change year-on-year -51 +29 -40
Contract jobs citing IIS 39 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 1.76% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.99% 10.57% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 30
East of England median daily rate £350 £388 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +9.54% -5.67%
10th Percentile £170 £184 £205
90th Percentile £588 £544 £456
England median daily rate £375 £399 £363
% change year-on-year -5.90% +9.93% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £11.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.83% - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% -33.82% +29.52%

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 782 738 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.65% 16.62% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 441 408
East of England median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £251 £220 £206
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.66% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 60
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £31.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.98% +22.12% +30.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £44.75 £43.45 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Hertfordshire -2 15 £325 +8.33% 5
Essex +1 8 £569 +15.19% 6
Suffolk +2 7 £569 +8.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -23 5 £170 -36.45% 2
Norfolk -29 4 £513 +39.46% 2
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 (74.36%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
3 18 (46.15%) .NET
4 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
5 15 (38.46%) SQL
6 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.77%) C#
8 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) VMware
8 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
9 10 (25.64%) HTML
9 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.64%) CSS
9 10 (25.64%) Web Services
10 9 (23.08%) MVC
11 8 (20.51%) Migration
11 8 (20.51%) NAS
11 8 (20.51%) Citrix
11 8 (20.51%) SAN
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
11 8 (20.51%) LAN
11 8 (20.51%) WAN
11 8 (20.51%) Network Optimisation
11 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
11 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.95%) SDLC
12 7 (17.95%) XML

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 (12.82%) JBoss
1 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) LAN
1 8 (20.51%) NAS
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
1 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 6 (15.38%) SMTP
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) IMAP
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (5.13%) FTP
5 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) French Language
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Production Support Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) Web Services
4 7 (17.95%) XML
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (12.82%) Middleware
6 5 (12.82%) RequireJS
6 5 (12.82%) SOAP
6 5 (12.82%) WCF
7 4 (10.26%) Ajax
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.26%) J2EE
7 4 (10.26%) JSON
7 4 (10.26%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (10.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) W3C
4 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.51%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Migration
3 8 (20.51%) Network Optimisation
4 7 (17.95%) SDLC
5 5 (12.82%) High Availability
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Web Development
6 4 (10.26%) API Development
6 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Secure Coding
7 3 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) SIEM
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) JCL
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) HND
2 1 (2.56%) CCIE
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) IFRS
1 4 (10.26%) IFRS 9
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 3 (7.69%) vRealize
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Pega