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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 65 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing IIS 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 5.49% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £370 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
115 91 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.15% 14.20% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 29
Average daily rate £400 £338 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £171 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £10.55 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £32.75 £13.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
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 22 May 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) OO

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CommVault
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) MobileIron