Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 81 91
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10 -33
Contract jobs citing IIS 10 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.62% 0.96% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 5.79% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Wales median daily rate £331 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.15% -6.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £313 £247 £211
90th Percentile £444 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -41.82% -6.78%

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 286 190 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.81% 16.65% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 122 133
Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £137 £263
90th Percentile £577 £536 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 8
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -19.81% -25.77%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.45 £11.95
90th Percentile £22.30 £20.41 £21.58
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 10 £331 +1.92% 3
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
4 3 (30.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 3 (30.00%) VSAN
4 3 (30.00%) API Development
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) SCOM
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN

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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
1 3 (30.00%) VSAN
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (30.00%) API Development
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
1 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian