The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 60 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing IIS 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.02% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.78% 2.10% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +106.66%
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 143 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.07% 22.63% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 107 19
Average daily rate £300 £260 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £422 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -1 6 £275 +37.50% 4
Durham - 1 £375 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) HTTP
6 8 (40.00%) SSL
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Apache
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (30.00%) nginx
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (30.00%) Xen
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) Jetty
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (30.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) .NET
8 6 (30.00%) J2EE

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) Apache
3 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (30.00%) Jetty
3 6 (30.00%) nginx
4 5 (25.00%) Lync
5 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) HTTP
4 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 6 (30.00%) IPsec
5 6 (30.00%) FTP
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support
3 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) MCSA
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Xen
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Google
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) Nintex
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle