The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 29 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.59% 4.35% 4.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.68% 30.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £415 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +22.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -26.54%
IIS
Merseyside

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

Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.72% 14.49% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 5
Average daily rate £375 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £14.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 - £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Wiki
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Confluence
4 3 (37.50%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) EdgeSight
4 3 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (37.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) EdgeSight
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Google