Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 90 80
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 38 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.01% 0.14% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.51% 0.83% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 15
Reading median daily rate £400 £463 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +19.51% -3.25%
10th Percentile £310 £456 £328
90th Percentile £515 £469 £418
Berkshire median daily rate £373 £363 £386
% change year-on-year +2.76% -6.09% +14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £20.66 - £17.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £16.25
90th Percentile £39.75 - £18.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -31.43% +28.21%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 217 241 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.19% 17.03% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 112 222
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.60% +7.27%
10th Percentile £300 £237 £263
90th Percentile £573 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Reading median hourly rate £18.11 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.65% +13.21% +47.22%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.65 £15.25
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £74.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% -30.23% +22.86%

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 18 January 2018.

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

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Reading over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IIS in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 25 (65.79%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) VMware
4 18 (47.37%) .NET
5 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (39.47%) SDLC
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (36.84%) Linux
8 14 (36.84%) C#
9 13 (34.21%) Java
10 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
10 12 (31.58%) Change Control
11 11 (28.95%) REST
11 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
11 11 (28.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
12 10 (26.32%) TeamCity
12 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
12 10 (26.32%) Maven
12 10 (26.32%) JIRA
12 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (26.32%) C++
12 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
12 10 (26.32%) Confluence
12 10 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (26.32%) NuGet

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 10 (26.32%) Confluence
2 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.68%) IaaS
2 9 (23.68%) PaaS
3 6 (15.79%) Office 365
4 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
4 5 (13.16%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) FTP
6 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.89%) NAS
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
7 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Power BI
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 10 (26.32%) JIRA
3 10 (26.32%) Maven
3 10 (26.32%) NuGet
3 10 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (26.32%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.53%) JMeter
4 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Build Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Tester
3 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) REST
3 9 (23.68%) .NET Core
4 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) CSS
7 2 (5.26%) WCF
7 2 (5.26%) X-Windows
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.63%) Ajax
8 1 (2.63%) jQuery
8 1 (2.63%) JSON
8 1 (2.63%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (2.63%) LINQ
8 1 (2.63%) SOAP
8 1 (2.63%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) XSD
8 1 (2.63%) XSL
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) SDLC
2 12 (31.58%) Change Control
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Low Latency
3 10 (26.32%) Microservices
3 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
4 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Server Building
8 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
4 10 (26.32%) C++
4 10 (26.32%) CQL
5 8 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (10.53%) C
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) CCNA
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCSA
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO 9001
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Opsview
2 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 4 (10.53%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Borland
5 2 (5.26%) Lumension
5 2 (5.26%) Samsung
5 2 (5.26%) WSO2
6 1 (2.63%) Omniture
6 1 (2.63%) Optimizely