The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 101 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing IIS 21 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.78% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.45% 4.69% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 2
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£350 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £154 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +71.42%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
472 384 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.69% 16.62% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 195 115
Average daily rate £355 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 28
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £12.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £25.25 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IIS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry - 11 £350 - 3
Birmingham -10 3 £375 -11.76% 6
Wolverhampton -1 2 £150 -1.63% 2
Worcestershire +3 1 - - 2
Shropshire - 1 £150 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (53.57%) VMware
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (39.29%) .NET
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) HTML
9 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 7 (25.00%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 6 (21.43%) VB
10 6 (21.43%) SCOM
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
11 5 (17.86%) C#
11 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (17.86%) CSS
11 5 (17.86%) HP
11 5 (17.86%) Unicenter
11 5 (17.86%) CA
11 5 (17.86%) Tivoli

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) Intranet
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.14%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) WCF
7 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
7 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.57%) REST
8 1 (3.57%) NancyFx
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) XSD
8 1 (3.57%) XSLT
8 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) MVC
1 3 (10.71%) Migration
1 3 (10.71%) Web Development
2 2 (7.14%) Pay per click
2 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.14%) SEO
2 2 (7.14%) CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) Change Control
2 2 (7.14%) Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Data Transformation
3 1 (3.57%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) OO
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) VB
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) VBScript
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CRISC
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CISA
2 1 (3.57%) CISM
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) Unicenter
2 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) CA
3 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Spiceworks
6 2 (7.14%) Panasonic
6 2 (7.14%) Google
6 2 (7.14%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) CommVault
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
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Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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