Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 December 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 72 99
Rank change year-on-year -35 +27 -36
Contract jobs citing IIS 12 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.69% 1.53% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.82% 10.38% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 2
Wales median daily rate £344 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +33.33% -22.79%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £220
90th Percentile £450 £390 £305
UK median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% -54.72% -11.67%

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 314 183 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.00% 14.73% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 118 135
Wales median daily rate £450 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -13.58% +6.58%
10th Percentile £299 £130 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £606
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £12.50 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.00% -29.28% -15.83%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.00 £12.15
90th Percentile £61.00 £16.05 £22.05
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +2.56%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Wales

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Wales

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Wales over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Wales

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Wales

IIS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
South Wales -24 12 £344 +4.17% 3
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for IIS.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (33.33%) WSUS
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) SCOM
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) CESG
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (33.33%) PKI
6 4 (33.33%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Apache Axis
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) VLAN
1 4 (33.33%) VSAN
2 2 (16.67%) DSL
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Axis
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) CESG
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 4 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) API Development
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) McAfee
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Acronis
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Intel