The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 34 37 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Contract jobs citing IIS 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.39% 1.80% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.22% 13.16% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -20.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £341 £335
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 45 38 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.37% 13.67% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 52
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -42.22%  
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Southampton

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Southampton

IIS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for IIS.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) Commerce Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware