Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 July 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 79 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 +10 -45
Contract jobs citing IIS 25 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.97% 1.87% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.57% 11.04% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 8
Reading median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £343 £325 £288
90th Percentile £538 £490 £524
Berkshire median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £11.50 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 - £13.65

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 216 308 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.98% 16.90% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 192 196
Reading median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £259
90th Percentile £585 £538 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.38% +14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 9
Reading median hourly rate £19.66 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.65% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.60 £13.40
90th Percentile £56.76 £23.40 £35.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -19.35% -11.43%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Reading

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Reading

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Reading over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Reading

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for IIS.

1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) Publishing
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) RESTful
6 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Network Management
6 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
7 6 (24.00%) Unix
7 6 (24.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) Ant
8 5 (20.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) MSBuild
8 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Maven
8 5 (20.00%) Finance

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) NAS
2 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.00%) Ant
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (8.00%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Publishing
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) IT Assistant
1 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Web Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) RESTful
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) Middleware
4 4 (16.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (8.00%) OAuth
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.00%) Debian
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.00%) CentOS
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Network Management
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 4 (16.00%) Business Development
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (8.00%) Presales
6 2 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (8.00%) SDET
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) RHCE
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Samsung
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow