Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 May 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 78 61
Rank change year-on-year -14 -17 -13
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.74% 0.55% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.81% 3.11% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
South Wales median daily rate £338 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -19.54%
10th Percentile £260 £390 £210
90th Percentile £446 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £338 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -18.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £36.24 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 208 193 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.43% 17.71% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 127 121
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £185 £165 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £16.07 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.33% -27.78% +93.48%
10th Percentile £10.28 £14.14 £19.14
90th Percentile £15.64 £42.80 £55.88
Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £20.31
% change year-on-year -17.24% -28.62% +43.81%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in South Wales

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in South Wales

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in South Wales over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in South Wales

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in South Wales

IIS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -10 7 £302 -32.89% 2
Newport - 3 £388 - 3
IIS
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for IIS.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) MCSA
6 3 (30.00%) CISSP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) BCP
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Docker
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Nintex
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec