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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank - 25 20
Contract jobs citing IIS 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.82% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.34% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £31.56 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +55.82%
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
50 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.46% 17.58% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Average daily rate £400 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £291 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £390 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.84 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.30% -55.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.84 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.67 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) LAMP
8 3 (25.00%) Clustering
8 3 (25.00%) Information Security
8 3 (25.00%) OWASP
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) JSP
8 3 (25.00%) SSL
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Akamai
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) OWASP
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Akamai
4 2 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco