Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 159 114
Rank change year-on-year -1 -45 +29
Contract jobs citing IIS 29 38 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.81% 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.98% 4.87% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 44
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% +9.54%
10th Percentile £350 £170 £184
90th Percentile £511 £588 £544
England median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
East of England median hourly rate £17.63 £40.00 £11.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.94% +244.83% -
10th Percentile £17.33 £40.00 £10.70
90th Percentile £17.93 £40.00 £12.10
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -47.25% -33.09%

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 729 780 744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.21% 16.61% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 468 446
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £300 £251 £216
90th Percentile £588 £600 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 20
East of England median hourly rate £38.50 £22.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -30.71% +22.12%
10th Percentile £14.98 £12.25 £10.63
90th Percentile £44.45 £44.80 £43.45
England median hourly rate £19.82 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.33% -5.00% +2.56%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +8 9 £375 -34.07% 4
Bedfordshire - 9 £425 - 1
Hertfordshire -4 6 £375 +15.38% 8
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £425 +150.00% 6
Norfolk +5 1 £425 -17.07% 5
Essex -25 1 - - 1
East Anglia - 1 £450 - 1
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 12 (41.38%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) Windows
6 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 9 (31.03%) Internet
7 9 (31.03%) MySQL
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 7 (24.14%) CSS
9 7 (24.14%) Web Services
9 7 (24.14%) Citrix
9 7 (24.14%) VMware
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.69%) Office 365
10 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
10 6 (20.69%) DNS
10 6 (20.69%) Middleware
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) Java
11 5 (17.24%) ITIL
11 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
11 5 (17.24%) Apache
11 5 (17.24%) SharePoint

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 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.90%) nopCommerce
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Internet
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) NAS
3 5 (17.24%) SAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) HTTP
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) FTP
6 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (6.90%) SMTP
6 2 (6.90%) SSH
6 2 (6.90%) SSL
6 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) MySQL
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) GitLab
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) DBA
3 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) CSS
4 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) Middleware
5 6 (20.69%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) D3.js
8 1 (3.45%) Django
8 1 (3.45%) Handlebars
8 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.45%) OLE
8 1 (3.45%) React
8 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
1 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
1 6 (20.69%) Web Development
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (10.34%) Secure Coding
4 3 (10.34%) SIEM
4 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) PL/1
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) WCAG
2 1 (3.45%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Squid
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Packer
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Citrix
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Tagetik