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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 72 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing IIS 39 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.84% 1.65% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.63% 8.16% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 6
Median daily rate £500 £275 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £152 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £370 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £20.15 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £29.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -0.83%
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
367 196 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.73% 20.23% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 128 144
Median daily rate £339 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £258 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £26.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Tyne and Wear -14 33 £500 +53.84% 1
Durham +6 5 £400 +163.15%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 North East region with a requirement for IIS.

1 88 (95.65%) Windows
2 71 (77.17%) Microsoft
3 66 (71.74%) Active Directory
3 66 (71.74%) Windows Server
4 52 (56.52%) VMware
5 51 (55.43%) ITIL
6 49 (53.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (48.91%) DHCP
8 38 (41.30%) MS Excel
8 38 (41.30%) SQL
9 37 (40.22%) DNS
10 35 (38.04%) HP
10 35 (38.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
10 35 (38.04%) Linux
10 35 (38.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (36.96%) Clustering
12 32 (34.78%) Oracle
13 27 (29.35%) Citrix
14 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (27.17%) Microsoft App-V
16 24 (26.09%) .NET
17 22 (23.91%) Security Cleared
18 21 (22.83%) Change Management
19 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
19 20 (21.74%) Service Delivery
19 20 (21.74%) MCSE
19 20 (21.74%) Application Packaging
20 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (20.65%) HTTP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 18 (19.57%) Apache
2 15 (16.30%) WebLogic
3 12 (13.04%) IBM Notes
4 6 (6.52%) Jetty
4 6 (6.52%) Mongrel
4 6 (6.52%) nginx
4 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.43%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.35%) CMS
6 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.17%) SAS
9 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 38 (41.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) IaaS
1 15 (16.30%) PaaS
1 15 (16.30%) SaaS
2 13 (14.13%) HP Helion
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.52%) Google App Engine
3 6 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.91%) DHCP
2 37 (40.22%) DNS
3 19 (20.65%) HTTP
4 14 (15.22%) Firewall
5 13 (14.13%) HTTPS
6 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.70%) SSL
8 6 (6.52%) FTP
8 6 (6.52%) IPsec
9 3 (3.26%) NAS
10 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.09%) EDMS
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MSI
2 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.52%) Travis CI
5 4 (4.35%) NMock
5 4 (4.35%) WiX
6 1 (1.09%) Bower
6 1 (1.09%) Grunt
6 1 (1.09%) MSTest
6 1 (1.09%) NuGet
6 1 (1.09%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Support Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Integration Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Wintel Support
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Development Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Mobility Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Mobility Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Server Support
8 4 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) .NET
2 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.04%) Middleware
4 9 (9.78%) Web Services
5 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.52%) J2EE
6 6 (6.52%) Servlets
7 5 (5.43%) XML
8 4 (4.35%) CSS
8 4 (4.35%) jQuery
9 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.26%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.17%) HTML
10 2 (2.17%) HTML5
10 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.09%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.09%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.96%) Clustering
2 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.78%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.52%) CMDB
6 4 (4.35%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.09%) NHS
8 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 88 (95.65%) Windows
2 66 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 35 (38.04%) Linux
3 35 (38.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Windows XP
8 8 (8.70%) Android
8 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
8 8 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.17%) AIX
10 2 (2.17%) Unix
10 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) ITIL
2 21 (22.83%) Change Management
3 20 (21.74%) Application Packaging
3 20 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 18 (19.57%) DevOps
5 17 (18.48%) Open Source
6 16 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 14 (15.22%) High Availability
7 14 (15.22%) Project Management
8 13 (14.13%) Business Continuity
8 13 (14.13%) CRM
8 13 (14.13%) Identity Access Management
8 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2
8 13 (14.13%) TOGAF
9 12 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.87%) Change Control
10 10 (10.87%) Data Management
10 10 (10.87%) ITIL V3
11 9 (9.78%) Migration
12 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.04%) C#
4 9 (9.78%) Java
5 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.09%) C++
6 1 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (38.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (23.91%) Security Cleared
3 20 (21.74%) MCSE
4 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 15 (16.30%) Degree
6 14 (15.22%) MCSA
7 13 (14.13%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (9.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.09%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 66 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 49 (53.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (27.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (17.39%) vSphere
5 13 (14.13%) XenApp
5 13 (14.13%) XenDesktop
5 13 (14.13%) XenServer
6 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
6 12 (13.04%) Terminal Services
7 7 (7.61%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (6.52%) Xen
9 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.26%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (14.13%) EdgeSight
2 13 (14.13%) SafeCom
2 13 (14.13%) XenMobile
3 12 (13.04%) OpenView
3 12 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (13.04%) Perfmon
3 12 (13.04%) WSUS
4 9 (9.78%) SCOM
5 8 (8.70%) AirWatch
5 8 (8.70%) HP SIM
5 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (8.70%) SCCM
5 8 (8.70%) SCVMM
6 6 (6.52%) Puppet
7 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (77.17%) Microsoft
2 52 (56.52%) VMware
3 35 (38.04%) HP
4 32 (34.78%) Oracle
5 27 (29.35%) Citrix
6 13 (14.13%) AppSense
6 13 (14.13%) PTC
6 13 (14.13%) SAP
6 13 (14.13%) ThinPrint
7 12 (13.04%) Lotus
8 6 (6.52%) Google
9 5 (5.43%) Veritas
10 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.26%) Dell
12 1 (1.09%) Cisco
12 1 (1.09%) Spiceworks
12 1 (1.09%) Twitter