Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 41 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.28% 4.70% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.87% 35.29% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 2
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +8.95% -4.81%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £309
90th Percentile £456 £388 £328
South East median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year - -42.17% -20.19%

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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 92 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.00% 13.31% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 49 42
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £262 £296 £303
90th Percentile £604 £538 £700
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +9.38% -0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - £34.73
10th Percentile £29.00 - £18.26
90th Percentile £56.25 - £53.20
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £19.32 £21.16
% change year-on-year +37.18% -8.69% +9.38%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Kent over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 October 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
West Malling -9 3 £418 +22.79% 1
Maidstone +7 2 £425 +21.43% 2
Tunbridge Wells -4 1 £500 - 1
Dover - 1 - -
IIS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for IIS.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) ReSharper
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Software Architecture
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
4 5 (50.00%) R
4 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 5 (50.00%) CMS
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) System Testing
4 5 (50.00%) LINQ
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS

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 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (90.00%) ReSharper
2 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (50.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) Software Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OWASP
4 3 (30.00%) Secure Coding
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Runbook
5 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sitecore