The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 21 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.39% - 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.81% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £245 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -28.90%
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
37 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 31.36% 16.20% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 10
Average daily rate £275 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £499 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £38.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.67 £14.81 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix