The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England / South East
Rank 177 128 130
Rank change year-on-year -49 +2  
Contract jobs citing IIS 64 144 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.83% 1.56% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.99% 8.83% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 95 87
Median daily rate £363 £363 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £341 £335
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Median hourly rate £12.00 £52.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.14% +162.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1282 1631 1652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.58% 17.69% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 1060 920
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 73
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £52.25 £43.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in the South East

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in the South East

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in the South East

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire -4 22 £400 +18.51% 4
Berkshire +7 12 £494 +23.43% 7
Buckinghamshire -15 11 £350 -11.94% 12
Surrey +3 6 £500 +15.94% 3
East Sussex +7 4 £300 -17.24% 2
Oxfordshire -29 3 £150 -57.14% 4
Middlesex +1 2 £610 +22.00%
West Sussex -5 2 £335 +9.38%
Kent +4 1 £345 -23.33% 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for IIS.

1 81 (63.78%) Windows
2 63 (49.61%) SQL
3 60 (47.24%) .NET
4 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
5 53 (41.73%) Microsoft
6 51 (40.16%) C#
7 42 (33.07%) Windows Server
8 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
9 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (27.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (26.77%) ASP.NET
12 33 (25.98%) SharePoint
13 32 (25.20%) MVC
14 30 (23.62%) ITIL
15 29 (22.83%) VMware
15 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
17 27 (21.26%) XML
17 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (20.47%) WCF
19 25 (19.69%) HTML
19 25 (19.69%) DNS
19 25 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (18.90%) CSS
20 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2003
21 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
21 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
22 21 (16.54%) OWASP
22 21 (16.54%) Linux
22 21 (16.54%) .NET Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (25.98%) SharePoint
2 18 (14.17%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (10.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (9.45%) Apache
5 8 (6.30%) JBoss
6 6 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (4.72%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.94%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.15%) CMS
8 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.36%) Commerce Server
9 3 (2.36%) Confluence
9 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.36%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (2.36%) LiveCycle
9 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.36%) SAS
9 3 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.57%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.36%) Staffware
3 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.57%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.51%) Boomi
2 7 (5.51%) IaaS
3 5 (3.94%) PaaS
3 5 (3.94%) SaaS
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.36%) Mailgun
6 2 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.57%) Office 365
7 1 (0.79%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.79%) GitHub
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.69%) DNS
2 19 (14.96%) DHCP
3 18 (14.17%) Internet
4 12 (9.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.09%) Firewall
5 9 (7.09%) LDAP
6 7 (5.51%) LAN
7 6 (4.72%) WAN
8 4 (3.15%) FTP
8 4 (3.15%) PuTTY
8 4 (3.15%) SAN
8 4 (3.15%) SSL
8 4 (3.15%) WinSCP
9 3 (2.36%) HTTP
9 3 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.36%) MPLS
10 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.57%) Intranet
10 2 (1.57%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.57%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (5.51%) MS Access
7 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.36%) MySQL
10 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.57%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (27.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (15.75%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.02%) Visual Studio
4 12 (9.45%) Jenkins
5 11 (8.66%) Selenium
6 10 (7.87%) SpecFlow
7 8 (6.30%) MSBuild
8 6 (4.72%) Moq
8 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.94%) MSTest
9 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.94%) webpack
10 4 (3.15%) HP UFT
10 4 (3.15%) NuGet
10 4 (3.15%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (3.15%) ReSharper
10 4 (3.15%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.36%) JIRA
11 3 (2.36%) NUnit
11 3 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.15%) Publishing
4 3 (2.36%) Banking
4 3 (2.36%) Electronics
4 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.36%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Local Government
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (35.43%) Developer
2 32 (25.20%) .NET Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Analyst
4 11 (8.66%) C# Developer
5 9 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.51%) Access Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Operations Technician
9 5 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Web Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (47.24%) .NET
2 34 (26.77%) ASP.NET
3 27 (21.26%) XML
4 26 (20.47%) WCF
5 25 (19.69%) HTML
6 24 (18.90%) CSS
7 21 (16.54%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.96%) Ajax
8 19 (14.96%) jQuery
9 16 (12.60%) LINQ
9 16 (12.60%) Web Services
10 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (8.66%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
16 5 (3.94%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (3.94%) OAuth2
16 5 (3.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) N-Tier
2 9 (7.09%) Clustering
3 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) Replication
5 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.57%) CCTV
7 2 (1.57%) CESG
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.57%) EPoS
7 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.57%) PKI
7 2 (1.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) ASTM
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (63.78%) Windows
2 42 (33.07%) Windows Server
3 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (16.54%) Linux
7 9 (7.09%) Unix
8 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.94%) zOS
10 3 (2.36%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.36%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.57%) CentOS
11 2 (1.57%) Solaris
12 1 (0.79%) Android
12 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.79%) SUSE
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.20%) MVC
3 30 (23.62%) ITIL
4 21 (16.54%) OWASP
5 19 (14.96%) DevOps
6 16 (12.60%) Change Management
7 15 (11.81%) Migration
8 13 (10.24%) OOP
8 13 (10.24%) Problem Management
8 13 (10.24%) Project Management
8 13 (10.24%) Scrum
9 11 (8.66%) Secure Coding
9 11 (8.66%) TDD
10 10 (7.87%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.87%) Service Management
11 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.09%) Security Operations
12 8 (6.30%) Analytics
12 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.61%) SQL
2 51 (40.16%) C#
3 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.17%) VB.NET
5 17 (13.39%) PowerShell
6 16 (12.60%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.87%) VB
8 8 (6.30%) F#
8 8 (6.30%) TypeScript
8 8 (6.30%) VBA
9 6 (4.72%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.72%) PHP
10 5 (3.94%) ES6
11 3 (2.36%) Python
12 2 (1.57%) Java
12 2 (1.57%) VBScript
13 1 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.79%) Perl
13 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
1 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.87%) Degree
4 9 (7.09%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.30%) MCSA
6 6 (4.72%) CCNA
6 6 (4.72%) CCNP
6 6 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.72%) CISSP
6 6 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.94%) MCSE
8 4 (3.15%) GCIH
8 4 (3.15%) GIAC
9 3 (2.36%) APMG
10 2 (1.57%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.57%) CISA
10 2 (1.57%) CISM
10 2 (1.57%) IISP
10 2 (1.57%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) SLA
2 6 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.57%) FedRAMP
4 2 (1.57%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.57%) QA
4 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.79%) HL7
5 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.87%) vSphere
4 9 (7.09%) Terminal Services
5 8 (6.30%) UAG
6 6 (4.72%) Firmware
6 6 (4.72%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (4.72%) XenApp
7 5 (3.94%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.57%) XenServer
10 1 (0.79%) Docker
10 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Puppet
2 8 (6.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.51%) SCCM
4 6 (4.72%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.94%) EdgeSight
5 5 (3.94%) SCDPM
6 4 (3.15%) vRealize
6 4 (3.15%) WSUS
7 3 (2.36%) SafeCom
8 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (41.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (22.83%) VMware
3 17 (13.39%) Oracle
4 14 (11.02%) HP
5 8 (6.30%) Citrix
5 8 (6.30%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.51%) Dell
6 7 (5.51%) Forcepoint
6 7 (5.51%) SAP
7 6 (4.72%) AppDynamics
7 6 (4.72%) Cisco
7 6 (4.72%) Intel Security
7 6 (4.72%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.94%) Adobe
8 5 (3.94%) Sophos
9 4 (3.15%) IBM
10 3 (2.36%) ILOG
10 3 (2.36%) Informatica
10 3 (2.36%) OpenText
10 3 (2.36%) Remedy
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