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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 105 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 2.90% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 5
Median daily rate £350 £310 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +51.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £31.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £50.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-72.00% +131.69%

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
317 482 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.19% 18.29% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 264 200
Median daily rate £400 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 27
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £19.00 £29.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire -3 6 £400 +28.00% 2
Birmingham +2 4 £313 -10.71% 2
Herefordshire -8 2 £288 -32.35% 2
Solihull - 1 £120 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £325 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) HTTP
4 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 10 (27.78%) JBoss
4 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
4 10 (27.78%) Java
5 9 (25.00%) Apache
5 9 (25.00%) Unix
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (25.00%) VMware
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (22.22%) SAML

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 10 (27.78%) JBoss
1 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (25.00%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.56%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) GitHub
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) HTTP
2 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (8.33%) SAN
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.89%) DataStage
4 5 (13.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (13.89%) QualityStage
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) SAML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) EDI
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) JDBC
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) ODBC
5 1 (2.78%) OLE
5 1 (2.78%) OLE DB
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (13.89%) Data Governance
3 5 (13.89%) Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) Data Transformation
3 5 (13.89%) Logistics
3 5 (13.89%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.33%) Release Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) MCSE
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.78%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.78%) Mercator
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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