The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 30 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 11 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.18% 2.15% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.07% 13.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +103.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -16.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 60 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.10% 16.13% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 8
Median daily rate £350 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.42 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wirral +7 5 £293 -
Southport - 2 £338 -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for IIS.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
4 8 (42.11%) MySQL
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) HP
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (36.84%) XenApp
5 7 (36.84%) PaaS
5 7 (36.84%) IaaS
5 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (36.84%) SCOrch
5 7 (36.84%) Converged Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
6 6 (31.58%) Puppet
6 6 (31.58%) Security Management
6 6 (31.58%) MCITP
6 6 (31.58%) Brocade
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (31.58%) LAMP
6 6 (31.58%) Finance

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (21.05%) JBoss
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sage 1000
1 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) IaaS
1 7 (36.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Web Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
1 6 (31.58%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) JSP
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) Autofac
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) SAML
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XSD
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) ODBC
5 1 (5.26%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) PMI
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Wiki
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) OWASP
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) PLM
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCITP
2 6 (31.58%) PMI Certification
3 4 (21.05%) MCTS
3 4 (21.05%) RHCE
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
6 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (36.84%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) UAG
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCOrch
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (15.79%) EdgeSight
3 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Brocade
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Sage
5 1 (5.26%) Siemens