The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 69 74 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Contract jobs citing IIS 21 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.05% 0.80% 2.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.86% 5.03% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 8
Median daily rate £303 £423 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £421 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -16.66%
IIS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
213 159 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.78% 15.98% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 88 46
Median daily rate £401 £413 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +33.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £650 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% +8.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.52 £30.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.34 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +19.66%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +1 9 £258 - 1
Macclesfield - 5 £444 - 1
Crewe - 2 £374 - 1
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) .NET
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
7 11 (35.48%) ITIL
7 11 (35.48%) VMware
8 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.81%) High Availability
10 8 (25.81%) Finance
10 8 (25.81%) Linux
10 8 (25.81%) Apache
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle
11 7 (22.58%) Migration
11 7 (22.58%) WCF
11 7 (22.58%) Puppet
12 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (19.35%) Banking
12 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Unix
12 6 (19.35%) MCSE
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 8 (25.81%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) IaaS
1 4 (12.90%) PaaS
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) SSL
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Local Government
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Software Manager
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) WCF
3 5 (16.13%) Ext JS
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 3 (9.68%) LAMP
5 3 (9.68%) WAMP
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) JSP
6 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.45%) WPF
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
1 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) PMI
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Unix
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.13%) AIX
6 5 (16.13%) CentOS
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) High Availability
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Test Management
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) MCTS
3 3 (9.68%) RHCE
4 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.68%) UAG
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 4 (12.90%) vRealize
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
5 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Brocade
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) AppSense
6 2 (6.45%) BMC
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya