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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 115 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing IIS 29 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.32% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 1.95% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 14
Median daily rate £348 £425 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.11% +25.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £425 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -12.69%
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
573 411 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.68% 16.48% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 237 218
Median daily rate £400 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £11.98 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.76 £33.55 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 - 9 £443 - 3
Birmingham -3 6 £250 -41.17% 4
Coventry -12 5 £348 - 3
Warwickshire - 5 - - 3
Staffordshire -2 1 £95 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £135 - 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) .NET
3 15 (36.59%) Windows
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle
5 13 (31.71%) Web Services
5 13 (31.71%) Linux
6 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 12 (29.27%) SSL
6 12 (29.27%) IBM
7 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.83%) C#
8 10 (24.39%) Java
8 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.51%) Apache
10 8 (19.51%) Unix
10 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
10 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
10 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
10 8 (19.51%) JIRA
10 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
10 8 (19.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
10 8 (19.51%) Confluence
10 8 (19.51%) FishEye
10 8 (19.51%) Bitbucket
10 8 (19.51%) Jenkins

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 8 (19.51%) Apache
1 8 (19.51%) Confluence
1 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) SSL
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) DataStage
3 5 (12.20%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (12.20%) QualityStage
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Power BI
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (19.51%) Bitbucket
1 8 (19.51%) FishEye
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.51%) GoCD
1 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
1 8 (19.51%) JIRA
1 8 (19.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Architect
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Specialist
4 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) VB Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) Web Services
3 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.07%) CSS
4 7 (17.07%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) ISAPI
5 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) SAML
6 3 (7.32%) XML
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.88%) EDI
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware
7 2 (4.88%) REST
7 2 (4.88%) SOAP
7 2 (4.88%) WCF
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Unix
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) HPUX
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
2 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) SDLC
3 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Data Governance
5 5 (12.20%) Data Management
5 5 (12.20%) Data Transformation
5 5 (12.20%) Logistics
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.76%) Presales
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) ERP
7 3 (7.32%) Line Management
7 3 (7.32%) Validation
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.88%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) C#
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) VB
6 4 (9.76%) C
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (9.76%) LPIC
3 2 (4.88%) CISA
3 2 (4.88%) CISM
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) IISP
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCAD
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSD
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.88%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.88%) ISO27005
3 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Oracle
3 12 (29.27%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.32%) Sun
7 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
7 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.88%) Mercator
7 2 (4.88%) Qualys
7 2 (4.88%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.44%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) CODA
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec