The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 74 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing IIS 15 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.66% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.28% 3.57% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate
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£315 £295 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% +11.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £293 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £317 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.78 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +66.36%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
206 224 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.12% 18.44% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 101 141
Average daily rate £323 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.10 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 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 - 4 £250 - 2
Wigan - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - - 2
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (41.67%) WCF
4 10 (41.67%) XML
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 10 (41.67%) WSDL
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) HL7
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) XSLT
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (20.83%) Clustering
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) WAN
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) HP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) HSRP
4 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 8 (33.33%) Release Manager
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Umbraco Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 10 (41.67%) WCF
3 10 (41.67%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) WSDL
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) XSLT
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) QMS
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
1 4 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Avaya
3 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Websense
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki