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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 51 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing IIS 19 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.42% 1.65% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.57% 8.78% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£408 £438 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £425 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £470 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.28 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +28.97%
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
140 148 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.81% 18.78% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 61 50
Average daily rate £376 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +76.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.57 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Knutsford -1 6 £458 +1.66%
Macclesfield - - - -
Warrington - - - - 4
Wilmslow - - - -
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (41.18%) UNIX
3 14 (41.18%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) LDAP
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (29.41%) C#
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) CA Single Sign-On
6 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (23.53%) VMware
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) .NET
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (20.59%) Sun
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
8 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) Solaris

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.76%) Documentum
4 3 (8.82%) iPlanet
4 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) LDAP
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.88%) Intranet
3 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) IPv4
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) BODI
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) MSTest
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) NUnit
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) TIBCO Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (2.94%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) Middleware
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) XSD
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) Rendezvous
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (11.76%) HPUX
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (11.76%) Process Improvement
3 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.76%) Time Management
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) SOA
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Opsview
4 1 (2.94%) MOM
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Sun
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
6 4 (11.76%) Compuware
6 4 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) CA
6 4 (11.76%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
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