The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing IIS 8 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.95% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 5.79% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 14
Median daily rate £325 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £51.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-68.68% +100.98%

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
210 311 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.61% 16.34% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 153 131
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 24 17
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for IIS.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) FTP
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) SCOM
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (17.65%) PHP
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) IPsec
9 2 (11.76%) Red Hat

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Jetty
2 2 (11.76%) Mongrel
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Google App Engine
1 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
3 2 (11.76%) Servlets
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) BYOD
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
8 1 (5.88%) CentOS
8 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) API Development
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SANS
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Pega
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk