The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 131 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing IIS 23 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.98% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 7.31% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 18
Median daily rate £325 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £190 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £340 £347
% change year-on-year
-3.67% -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £60.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-53.71% +66.89%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
582 520 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.95% 13.44% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 312 222
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 32
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £15.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £47.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Merseyside 0 9 £325 +49.42% 5
Manchester -8 9 £325 +4.83% 10
Cheshire -1 4 £240 -
Lancashire -5 1 £225 -47.05% 2
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 59 (76.62%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.16%) SQL
3 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
4 33 (42.86%) .NET
4 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 29 (37.66%) Active Directory
5 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (36.36%) VMware
7 22 (28.57%) Linux
8 21 (27.27%) ITIL
9 19 (24.68%) Apache
9 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
10 18 (23.38%) Tomcat
11 17 (22.08%) Citrix
11 17 (22.08%) MySQL
11 17 (22.08%) Project Management
12 16 (20.78%) Puppet
13 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (19.48%) Oracle
14 14 (18.18%) PHP
14 14 (18.18%) DNS
15 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (16.88%) Internet
15 13 (16.88%) SCOM
15 13 (16.88%) Capacity Management
16 12 (15.58%) Finance
16 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
17 11 (14.29%) Unix

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (24.68%) Apache
2 18 (23.38%) Tomcat
3 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) JBoss
5 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.90%) nginx
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.60%) FileNet
7 2 (2.60%) Jetty
8 1 (1.30%) Confluence
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) IaaS
1 9 (11.69%) PaaS
2 4 (5.19%) SaaS
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) DNS
2 13 (16.88%) Internet
3 8 (10.39%) SSL
4 7 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (3.90%) DHCP
5 3 (3.90%) Firewall
5 3 (3.90%) HTTP
5 3 (3.90%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (3.90%) WAN
6 2 (2.60%) FTP
6 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.60%) IPsec
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.30%) SMTP
7 1 (1.30%) SSH
7 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.30%) DataStage
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.49%) JIRA
4 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.90%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.60%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Developer
2 7 (9.09%) Analyst
2 7 (9.09%) Consultant
2 7 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
3 6 (7.79%) Server Specialist
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Server Specialist
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Specialist
4 5 (6.49%) Development Manager
4 5 (6.49%) Project Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.49%) Web Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) Web Hosting Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Software Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (12.99%) LAMP
3 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
3 9 (11.69%) Web Services
4 8 (10.39%) jQuery
5 7 (9.09%) CSS
5 7 (9.09%) WCF
6 6 (7.79%) HTML
6 6 (7.79%) JSP
7 5 (6.49%) Ext JS
7 5 (6.49%) JSON
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.19%) HTML5
8 4 (5.19%) WAMP
8 4 (5.19%) XML
9 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.90%) SOAP
9 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) PMI
2 6 (7.79%) Clustering
3 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.49%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
5 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Tandem
5 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) Life Science
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (76.62%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Windows Server
3 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (28.57%) Linux
5 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (14.29%) Unix
8 7 (9.09%) AIX
8 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.79%) CentOS
10 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) ITIL
2 17 (22.08%) Project Management
3 13 (16.88%) Capacity Management
4 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
4 10 (12.99%) Technical Analysis
5 9 (11.69%) High Availability
5 9 (11.69%) Migration
5 9 (11.69%) Security Management
6 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.39%) Change Management
6 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.39%) MVC
7 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.79%) Supplier Management
9 5 (6.49%) Coaching
9 5 (6.49%) Converged Infrastructure
9 5 (6.49%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
3 14 (18.18%) PHP
4 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.69%) Java
6 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.39%) C#
7 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.60%) JCL
8 2 (2.60%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) VB
8 2 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.69%) PMI Certification
3 7 (9.09%) MCITP
3 7 (9.09%) MCTS
3 7 (9.09%) RHCE
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 29 (37.66%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.09%) UAG
4 7 (9.09%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) vSphere
7 2 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.30%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.30%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Puppet
2 13 (16.88%) SCOM
3 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 6 (7.79%) SCOrch
6 5 (6.49%) SCCM
6 5 (6.49%) vRealize
7 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.30%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.30%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.36%) VMware
3 17 (22.08%) Citrix
4 15 (19.48%) Oracle
5 10 (12.99%) Brocade
5 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.79%) HP
7 3 (3.90%) F5
8 2 (2.60%) AppSense
8 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.60%) BMC
8 2 (2.60%) Ektron
8 2 (2.60%) Genesys
8 2 (2.60%) Google
8 2 (2.60%) Informatica
8 2 (2.60%) SAP
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco
9 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.30%) Symantec
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