Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 75 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -13
Contract jobs citing IIS 16 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.24% 0.49% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.37% 2.76% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 10
South Wales median daily rate £325 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.98% +22.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £263 £311 £206
90th Percentile £448 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £325 £428 £350
% change year-on-year -23.98% +22.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 217 181 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.83% 17.80% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 112 78
South Wales median daily rate £405 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £238 £156 £200
90th Percentile £575 £476 £475
Wales median daily rate £405 £356 £366
% change year-on-year +13.68% -2.73% -8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £15.86 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.34% -19.18% +18.94%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.50 £12.05
90th Percentile £15.81 £39.07 £22.45
Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.56
% change year-on-year -17.24% -12.45% +3.65%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -3 11 £325 -38.10% 7
Newport - 4 £425 -
IIS
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) vSphere
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (18.75%) VSAN
9 3 (18.75%) vCenter Server
9 3 (18.75%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 3 (18.75%) MCSE
9 3 (18.75%) MCSA
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) HTML

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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 3 (18.75%) VSAN
3 2 (12.50%) DSL
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.25%) GitLab
2 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Axis
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) React
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) API Development
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Security Hardening
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) HNC
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (12.50%) Docker
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
1 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
1 3 (18.75%) vCenter Server
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) McAfee
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) Nintex