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 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 123 138 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -61
Contract jobs citing IIS 34 26 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.62% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.55% 4.07% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 36
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
519 639 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.31% 15.26% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 363 275
Median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 32
Median hourly rate £14.88 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £31.90 £32.50
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 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 3 December 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 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
Cheshire +16 10 - - 5
Lancashire +5 8 £263 -27.58%
Manchester -5 7 £325 - 9
Merseyside +6 6 £375 +11.11% 2
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows Server
3 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) SQL
5 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 20 (39.22%) VMware
6 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
8 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (31.37%) .NET
10 14 (27.45%) ITIL
10 14 (27.45%) Web Services
11 13 (25.49%) Apache
11 13 (25.49%) Finance
11 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (21.57%) Unix
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (17.65%) Oracle
15 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
16 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
16 8 (15.69%) Banking
16 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (15.69%) SCOM
16 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (13.73%) Technical Analysis
17 7 (13.73%) High Availability
17 7 (13.73%) nginx

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 13 (25.49%) Apache
2 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (13.73%) nginx
5 6 (11.76%) JBoss
6 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.92%) Jetty
8 2 (3.92%) Mongrel
8 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.92%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) LAN
1 7 (13.73%) SSL
1 7 (13.73%) WAN
2 5 (9.80%) Kerberos
2 5 (9.80%) VPN
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) FTP
4 3 (5.88%) LDAP
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) DHCP
5 2 (3.92%) HTTP
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) IPsec
5 2 (3.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (13.73%) MySQL
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.96%) DataStage
10 1 (1.96%) DB2
10 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) DBA
2 6 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Sun Support
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) Web Services
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.76%) Middleware
4 4 (7.84%) SOAP
5 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.88%) Autofac
5 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (5.88%) ODBC
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.88%) REST
5 3 (5.88%) SAML
5 3 (5.88%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) XML
5 3 (5.88%) XSD
6 2 (3.92%) J2EE
6 2 (3.92%) Servlets
7 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.80%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) BYOD
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows Server
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (21.57%) Unix
7 7 (13.73%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) CentOS
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.73%) High Availability
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.80%) ETL
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.88%) OWASP
7 3 (5.88%) Practice Management
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.73%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.80%) Perl
5 5 (9.80%) Python
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.84%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
1 4 (7.84%) MCSE
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.88%) CCNA
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.96%) SANS
4 1 (1.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Xen
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SCOM
2 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.84%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.96%) QRadar
4 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Intel Security
5 5 (9.80%) Sun
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec
6 4 (7.84%) Veeam
7 3 (5.88%) Canon
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) EqualLogic
7 3 (5.88%) SAP
8 2 (3.92%) Google
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Pega
9 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.96%) Splunk
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