The first table below looks at the demand for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 25 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 Merseyside 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 28 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing IIS 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.46% 0.87% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 6.06% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£148 £300 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.83% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £339 £303
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +12.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 33 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.42% 14.29% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 32
Average daily rate £400 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.26%
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 Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
Liverpool - - - -
IIS
North West

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft