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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 95 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing IIS 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.18% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 0.99% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £293 £236 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -23.73%
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
294 203 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.92% 18.17% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 141 117
Average daily rate £425 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £454 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) J2EE
4 16 (51.61%) Java
4 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
4 16 (51.61%) Jetty
5 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (48.39%) nginx
5 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
5 15 (48.39%) Apache
5 15 (48.39%) Tomcat
5 15 (48.39%) HTTP
5 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
5 15 (48.39%) Servlets
5 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
6 14 (45.16%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (45.16%) DevOps
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (41.94%) SSL
7 13 (41.94%) IPsec
7 13 (41.94%) DNS
7 13 (41.94%) DHCP
7 13 (41.94%) FTP
8 12 (38.71%) Xen
8 12 (38.71%) Google
8 12 (38.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (51.61%) Jetty
1 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
2 15 (48.39%) Apache
2 15 (48.39%) nginx
2 15 (48.39%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) PowerExchange
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (38.71%) Google App Engine
2 12 (38.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) HTTP
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) DHCP
2 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 13 (41.94%) FTP
2 13 (41.94%) IPsec
2 13 (41.94%) SSL
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) DMZ
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Log4j
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Head of DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Head of Digital
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) J2EE
3 15 (48.39%) Servlets
4 3 (9.68%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) SUSE
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
1 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) DevOps
3 9 (29.03%) Web Operations
4 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Server Building
6 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) MCITP
1 8 (25.81%) MCSE
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (38.71%) Xen
3 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Google
4 8 (25.81%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Axway
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle