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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 110 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing IIS 12 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.75% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.29% 5.15% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £337 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £379 £313
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +21.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +84.61%
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
523 330 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.81% 14.58% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 181 146
Average daily rate £376 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 26
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.03 £21.00 £54.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -6.31%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +3 6 £325 -23.52% 4
Birmingham -14 2 £403 -4.10% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £275 - 8
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Shropshire - - - - 1
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) HTML
5 16 (47.06%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) XML
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 13 (38.24%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) Windows
10 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
10 11 (32.35%) C#
10 11 (32.35%) PHP
10 11 (32.35%) MVC
11 10 (29.41%) Ajax
11 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (26.47%) Web Services
13 8 (23.53%) Internet
13 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 8 (23.53%) Apache
13 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (20.59%) LAMP
14 7 (20.59%) VMware
14 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (20.59%) Taxonomies
14 7 (20.59%) Blog
14 7 (20.59%) Drupal

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Drupal
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) Intranet
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (20.59%) MySQL
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.88%) MSI
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) XML
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
6 10 (29.41%) Ajax
7 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) LAMP
9 3 (8.82%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.88%) DHTML
10 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
10 2 (5.88%) WCF
11 1 (2.94%) WinForms
11 1 (2.94%) WPF
11 1 (2.94%) LINQ
11 1 (2.94%) XHTML
11 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Taxonomies
1 7 (20.59%) Blog
1 7 (20.59%) Social Media
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Fedora
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (20.59%) Time Management
2 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.76%) CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Data Transformation
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) PHP
4 7 (20.59%) PHP5
5 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.76%) VBScript
6 4 (11.76%) VB
7 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.88%) VBA
8 2 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (5.88%) Java
8 2 (5.88%) XPath
8 2 (5.88%) VB6
9 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Postfix
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) CommVault
6 1 (2.94%) Panasonic
6 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.94%) McAfee
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.94%) Meraki
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