The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 56 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 18 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.13% 0.40% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.00% 2.08% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate £438 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £350 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 144 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.18% 19.17% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 50 64
Average daily rate £375 £325 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.96% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IIS
North West

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -7 9 - - 1
Knutsford - 4 £250 - 1
Warrington - 1 £425 - 4
Wilmslow - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (31.03%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
7 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) WAN
7 8 (27.59%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
9 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 6 (20.69%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) Clustering
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (17.24%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
10 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.24%) Citrix

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) FileNet
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) LAN
1 8 (27.59%) WAN
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (10.34%) SSL
5 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Moq
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) WiX
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Local Government
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (13.79%) HTML5
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.79%) WCF
5 3 (10.34%) LAMP
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.34%) JSP
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) MVVM
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) OWASP
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Document Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) LINC
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) vSphere
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Akamai
4 3 (10.34%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) AppSense
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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