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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing IIS 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.33% 1.47% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 8.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £345 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £346 £330
% change year-on-year +11.19% +4.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.57% -11.25%  

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 9 82 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 2.97% 17.23% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 68 23
Median daily rate £375 £460 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.47% +35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £188 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 29 March 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
West Malling - 1 £345 -
IIS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js

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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (50.00%) VMware