The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 74 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing IIS 9 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.53% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.71% 2.73% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £293 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £333 £303
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 220 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.45% 19.43% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 97 134
Average daily rate £325 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £34.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
IIS
North West

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
4 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) WSDL
5 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) CMS
7 5 (23.81%) NUnit
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Umbraco
8 4 (19.05%) SCCM
8 4 (19.05%) SCOM
8 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (23.81%) Umbraco
2 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
2 4 (19.05%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) SMTP
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (23.81%) NUnit
3 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Release Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Umbraco Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) WCF
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) WSDL
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.76%) WinForms
8 1 (4.76%) Ajax
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.76%) Varnish
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
1 4 (19.05%) SCSM
2 1 (4.76%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Avaya
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) SurfControl
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
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