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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 126 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Contract jobs citing IIS 22 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.73% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.73% 4.29% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 14
Median daily rate £400 £288 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -15.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £363 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -21.42%
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
590 420 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.87% 17.11% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 225 235
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.69% -17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £33.13 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Shropshire - 7 £456 - 1
Birmingham -11 5 £325 -23.52% 8
Coventry -20 5 £348 +21.04%
Staffordshire +2 2 £95 - 4
Worcestershire -2 1 £135 -50.90% 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IIS.

1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) .NET
4 17 (43.59%) Web Services
5 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.90%) SSL
7 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle
7 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Java
9 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
9 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.64%) C#
10 10 (25.64%) MySQL
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
11 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
12 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
12 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.51%) Apache
12 8 (20.51%) Unix
12 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
12 8 (20.51%) FishEye
12 8 (20.51%) GoCD
12 8 (20.51%) JIRA
12 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
12 8 (20.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 8 (20.51%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.56%) Mongrel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) SSL
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 2 (5.13%) Intranet
4 2 (5.13%) IPv4
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
4 2 (5.13%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Power BI
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
2 8 (20.51%) FishEye
2 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) GoCD
2 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 8 (20.51%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Gradle
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Games
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Architect
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (10.26%) ISAPI
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) SAML
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.13%) EDI
6 2 (5.13%) REST
6 2 (5.13%) SOAP
6 2 (5.13%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.51%) Unix
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.26%) Line Management
4 4 (10.26%) Presales
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) ERP
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) MVC
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.13%) Security Management
6 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) C#
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) LPIC
3 3 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.13%) CISA
4 2 (5.13%) CISM
4 2 (5.13%) CISSP
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) IISP
4 2 (5.13%) MCAD
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSD
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.13%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) ISO27005
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Firmware
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCCM
2 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.13%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (2.56%) Puppet
5 1 (2.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco
8 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
8 2 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 2 (5.13%) Qualys
8 2 (5.13%) Sun
8 2 (5.13%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.56%) Apple
9 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.56%) CODA
9 1 (2.56%) CommVault
9 1 (2.56%) Finjan
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