The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.52% 1.06% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.77% 5.95% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -1.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £328 £335
% change year-on-year +11.45% -2.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -24.10% +7.69%  

IIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 57 84 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 17.27% 17.76% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 40
Median daily rate £325 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +48.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing IIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Gloucestershire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Gloucestershire

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Gloucestershire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +7 1 £425 +30.76%
Gloucester - 1 £425 - 1
IIS
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Apache
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (8.33%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Database Security
3 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) UAG
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas