The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 57 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.35% 0.60% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 3.25% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 12
Median daily rate £469 - £268
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 - £347
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 170 123 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 22.94% 18.41% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 87
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Milton Keynes

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IIS.

1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (47.62%) ITIL
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
6 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (42.86%) Change Management
8 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) DevOps
9 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) Forcepoint
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) CCNA
10 6 (28.57%) CCNP
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 6 (28.57%) LAN
10 6 (28.57%) WAN
10 6 (28.57%) Solaris

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Confluence
3 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (14.29%) LiveCycle
3 3 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) NAS
5 3 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (9.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) DB2
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Finance Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Release Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Solaris
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) zOS
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) BPMN
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) APMG
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) MCITP
4 3 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) IISP
5 1 (4.76%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) FedRAMP
2 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (28.57%) UAG
5 5 (23.81%) ISA Server
6 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) StorageTek
5 4 (19.05%) Sun
6 3 (14.29%) Adobe
6 3 (14.29%) ILOG
6 3 (14.29%) Remedy
7 2 (9.52%) Computacenter