The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 19 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.99% 2.70% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.24% 16.00% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
IIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 25 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.37% 16.89% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Average daily rate £363 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £487 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) CRM Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix