Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 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)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 71 78
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.38% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 6.12% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Essex median daily rate £323 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +87.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £159 £245 £190
90th Percentile £496 £519 £386
East of England median daily rate £375 £388 £381
% change year-on-year -3.23% +1.64% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 250 147 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.41% 16.74% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 93 119
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £310 £225 £226
90th Percentile £600 £538 £482
East of England median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 24
Essex median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -6.83% +41.23%
10th Percentile £16.45 £15.75 £16.18
90th Percentile £43.00 £42.25 £45.33
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +21.67% +1.69% +40.48%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Essex

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Essex

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Essex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Essex

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Essex

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Essex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IIS in Essex

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Brentwood -11 6 - -
Basildon - 2 - -
IIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for IIS.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) FTP
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) IFRS
6 3 (27.27%) IFRS 9
7 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
2 1 (9.09%) Mongrel
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (9.09%) Route 53
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Production Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) Handlebars
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Mustache
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) VMS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) IFRS
1 3 (27.27%) IFRS 9
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Siemens
3 1 (9.09%) VMware