The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 15 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IIS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 5.77% - 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 35.29% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +9.10%
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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 Preston region.

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 16.35% 8.11% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 12
Average daily rate £235 £260 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -40.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Preston

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Preston region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) Servlets
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Jetty
2 6 (46.15%) nginx
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Xen
4 4 (30.77%) Google
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (30.77%) Google App Engine
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 6 (46.15%) Jetty
1 6 (46.15%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (30.77%) Google App Engine
1 4 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) FTP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Servlets
3 4 (30.77%) Classic ASP
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Xen
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Nintex
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) ArcSight