The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 64 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 2.65% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 14.49% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £275 £373 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.17% -5.99%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £373 £349
% change year-on-year
-9.73% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -25.29%
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
124 138 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.42% 18.30% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 61 54
Average daily rate £400 £354 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £460 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.81 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.08% -44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.82 £27.25 £37.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £245 - 2
Warrington - 2 £275 -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) CSS3

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Bower
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
4 1 (8.33%) OAuth
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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