The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 51 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 1.40% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 11.11% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£303 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £28.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-15.04% -2.58%
IIS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.72% 12.61% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 32
Average daily rate £350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -47.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Birmingham region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS.

1 13 (81.25%) CRM
1 13 (81.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (50.00%) WCF
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) C#
10 4 (25.00%) Windows
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (25.00%) jQuery
10 4 (25.00%) MVC
11 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 3 (18.75%) XML
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (12.50%) Web Services
12 2 (12.50%) Apache
12 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) CRM Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) XSD
8 1 (6.25%) XSLT
8 1 (6.25%) XHTML
8 1 (6.25%) LAMP
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
1 1 (6.25%) Blog
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Fedora
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) CRM
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PHP5
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Postfix
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) CommVault
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC