The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 34 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.69% 0.95% 6.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 9.52% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £215 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.45%
IIS
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.04% 10.00% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 13
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for IIS.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Migration
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
6 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (42.86%) Unix
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 6 (42.86%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
8 4 (28.57%) MS Office
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Local Government
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 2 (14.29%) Clustering

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) AppSense
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya