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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 78 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.89% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 5.45% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£310 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £360 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £440 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
241 202 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.90% 16.30% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 90
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.40 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, 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 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
4 20 (45.45%) Citrix
4 20 (45.45%) Firewall
5 18 (40.91%) CheckPoint
6 14 (31.82%) Cisco
6 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (29.55%) VMware
8 12 (27.27%) .NET
8 12 (27.27%) UNIX
8 12 (27.27%) Apache
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle
9 11 (25.00%) SSL
9 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.00%) VPN
9 11 (25.00%) Information Security
10 10 (22.73%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
11 9 (20.45%) C#
11 9 (20.45%) SAN
12 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 8 (18.18%) Clustering
12 8 (18.18%) Migration
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
12 8 (18.18%) XenApp
13 7 (15.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) IBM Notes
3 6 (13.64%) Umbraco
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.82%) CMS
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) Jetty
7 1 (2.27%) nginx
7 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (25.00%) SSL
3 11 (25.00%) VPN
4 9 (20.45%) SAN
5 7 (15.91%) NAS
5 7 (15.91%) Network Security
5 7 (15.91%) iSCSI
5 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (15.91%) DMZ
5 7 (15.91%) Internet
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 7 (15.91%) VPLS
5 7 (15.91%) Wireless
5 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
5 7 (15.91%) MPLS
5 7 (15.91%) OSPF
5 7 (15.91%) BGP
6 4 (9.09%) LDAP
6 4 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.82%) NUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) MSI
4 1 (2.27%) WiX
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
8 3 (6.82%) CMS Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.55%) Network Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.55%) Flash
6 2 (4.55%) XHTML
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
7 1 (2.27%) Rendezvous
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) J2EE
7 1 (2.27%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 7 (15.91%) Celerra
2 7 (15.91%) Replication
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Life Science
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) Solaris
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Information Security
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
3 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.64%) MVC
4 6 (13.64%) Change Control
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) Data Management
7 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISACA
1 3 (6.82%) CISSP
1 3 (6.82%) CISMP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.18%) XenApp
4 7 (15.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) MIMEsweeper
1 4 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (45.45%) Citrix
3 18 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 14 (31.82%) Cisco
5 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 11 (25.00%) Oracle
7 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
7 7 (15.91%) Lotus
7 7 (15.91%) EMC
7 7 (15.91%) Nortel
7 7 (15.91%) Clearswift
8 4 (9.09%) SurfControl
9 3 (6.82%) Avaya
10 2 (4.55%) Google
10 2 (4.55%) NetApp
11 1 (2.27%) Nintex
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
Greater Manchester
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £18 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago