The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 83 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 4.97% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
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£236 £265 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £339 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-32.20% +26.88%
IIS
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
249 181 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.11% 18.58% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 120 89
Average daily rate £355 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.75 £8.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.37% +74.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.75 £9.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) vSphere
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) Symantec
7 8 (33.33%) IBM
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (29.17%) NAS
8 7 (29.17%) SCCM
8 7 (29.17%) SCOM
8 7 (29.17%) EMC
8 7 (29.17%) Lotus
8 7 (29.17%) Internet
8 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
8 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
8 7 (29.17%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) SUSE
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 4 (16.67%) MVC

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Jetty
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.33%) Google App Engine
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Internet
1 7 (29.17%) NAS
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) Ajax
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) Servlets
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) LINQ
5 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) SUSE
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) MVC
1 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) TDD
2 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) OOP
4 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) vSphere
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) IBM
3 8 (33.33%) Symantec
4 7 (29.17%) Lotus
4 7 (29.17%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) HP