Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 158 119
Rank change year-on-year -7 -39 +10
Contract jobs citing IIS 36 42 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 0.90% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.64% 4.86% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 55
East of England median daily rate £450 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -2.03% +5.71%
10th Percentile £260 £167 £275
90th Percentile £550 £504 £588
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £14.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £13.50 - £21.25
90th Percentile £14.50 - £23.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £15.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year +30.16% -41.67% +21.73%

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 776 864 820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.37% 18.53% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 518 475
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £241 £225 £205
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 23 38
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.59% -9.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.00 £41.18
England median hourly rate £20.48 £19.82 £19.72
% change year-on-year +3.33% +0.49% +3.78%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Suffolk 0 14 £400 -18.37% 2
Hertfordshire -13 11 £280 -23.81% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 5 - - 6
Bedfordshire +1 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Essex +4 2 £621 +27.28% 2
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
3 22 (61.11%) Windows
4 20 (55.56%) VMware
4 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (52.78%) Windows Server
5 19 (52.78%) SQL
6 14 (38.89%) Citrix
6 14 (38.89%) Middleware
6 14 (38.89%) Firewall
7 13 (36.11%) Load Balancing
8 12 (33.33%) Identity Management
8 12 (33.33%) Clustering
8 12 (33.33%) .NET
9 11 (30.56%) Apache
10 10 (27.78%) C#
11 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (25.00%) Oracle
11 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (25.00%) SAN
11 9 (25.00%) LAN
11 9 (25.00%) WAN
11 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) NAS
11 9 (25.00%) High Availability
11 9 (25.00%) SIEM
11 9 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
11 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering

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 11 (30.56%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
4 4 (11.11%) ThingWorx
5 2 (5.56%) nginx
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.78%) Jetty
6 1 (2.78%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 4 (11.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 9 (25.00%) LAN
2 9 (25.00%) NAS
2 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 9 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) VLAN
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) HTTP
5 3 (8.33%) Kerberos
6 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) FTP
7 1 (2.78%) IPsec
7 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.78%) SSL
7 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) GitLab
1 1 (2.78%) Grunt
1 1 (2.78%) gulp
1 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (2.78%) Mocha
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 8 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Identity Management Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Identity Management Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Middleware
2 12 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) LDAP
5 3 (8.33%) OAuth
5 3 (8.33%) SAML
5 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (5.56%) J2EE
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Clustering
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 3 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) SUSE
5 1 (2.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Load Balancing
2 12 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 9 (25.00%) High Availability
3 9 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
3 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 9 (25.00%) SIEM
3 9 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (22.22%) Migration
4 8 (22.22%) Validation
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (11.11%) PTC
7 3 (8.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Acronis
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.78%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) Sophos
8 1 (2.78%) Sun
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) Veeam