The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 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 East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing IIS 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.88% 1.20% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.50% 6.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Median daily rate £340 £321 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £330 £334
% change year-on-year +11.36% -1.31%  
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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 40 63 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 15.69% 18.92% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 15
Median daily rate £338 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -2.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +243.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Kent

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Kent

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
Tunbridge Wells +3 4 £338 +5.05%
West Malling - 4 £340 -
Dartford - 4 £425 -
IIS
South East

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

1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 6 (37.50%) Sitecore
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
7 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) OWASP
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
7 5 (31.25%) MVVM
7 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (31.25%) Backbone.js
7 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
7 5 (31.25%) Clustering
7 5 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (31.25%) LINQ
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) EPiServer
1 5 (31.25%) FileNet
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
3 5 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (25.00%) 802.11
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (25.00%) DPNSS
4 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (25.00%) IPsec
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) QSIG
4 4 (25.00%) SNMP
4 4 (25.00%) Telepresence
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Backbone.js
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (31.25%) LINQ
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
1 5 (31.25%) Tandem
2 1 (6.25%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) MVVM
1 5 (31.25%) OWASP
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
1 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Line Management
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) JCL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CNA
3 1 (6.25%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) Sitecore
3 5 (31.25%) Genesys
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Informatica
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Mitel
4 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (18.75%) Siemens
6 2 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds