The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 36 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.60% 0.91% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.94% 4.13% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £225 £375 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -12.69%
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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 121 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.00% 21.92% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 84 45
Median daily rate £458 £440 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Median hourly rate £9.19 £26.18 £18.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.89% +42.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 2 £225 - 1
Preston - 1 - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Canon
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Canon
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya