The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 April 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Contract jobs citing IIS 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.06% 3.66% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 16.98% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £150 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £16.75 £22.83
% change year-on-year +108.95% -26.63%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 53 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 21.55% 21.54% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 67
Median daily rate £500 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Oxford

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Oxford region with a requirement for IIS.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (50.00%) Sophos
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) CCTV
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) WAP
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Officer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Server Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) WAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) DHTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CCTV
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Telerik