The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing IIS 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.77% 2.65% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 48.00% 27.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£215 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
IIS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 11 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.60% 9.73% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 25
Average daily rate £208 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.46% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £151 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £639 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
County Antrim +9 11 £215 -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) Cognos
4 7 (53.85%) IBM Notes
4 7 (53.85%) Lotus
4 7 (53.85%) Internet
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Intranet
5 6 (46.15%) Replication
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Extranet
5 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (38.46%) ISA Server
6 5 (38.46%) assyst
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) F5
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) VBScript
8 3 (23.08%) COM
8 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) Service Management
9 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 2 (15.38%) DMZ

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) IBM Notes
3 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Intranet
2 6 (46.15%) Extranet
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) DMZ
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Web Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Web Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) COM
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) UX Design
4 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBScript
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Cognos
2 7 (53.85%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau