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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 103 109 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing IIS 17 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.45% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.14% 2.59% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Median daily rate £350 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £335 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £51.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-68.68% +100.98%

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
331 425 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.03% 17.42% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 233 204
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £16.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £24.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +4 9 £400 +28.00% 1
Birmingham +1 6 £325 -7.14% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £288 - 3
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 (56.76%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (24.32%) .NET
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle
7 8 (21.62%) Linux
7 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) SAML
8 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
8 7 (18.92%) JBoss
8 7 (18.92%) Apache
8 7 (18.92%) HTTP
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (18.92%) Unix
8 7 (18.92%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
9 6 (16.22%) SDLC
9 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
9 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005

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 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 7 (18.92%) JBoss
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) Tuxedo
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) CMS
6 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 3 (8.11%) GitHub
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) HTTP
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.51%) DataStage
4 5 (13.51%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (13.51%) QualityStage
5 3 (8.11%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Banking
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
1 7 (18.92%) Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Release Manager
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) SAML
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) EDI
6 2 (5.41%) HTML5
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) ISAPI
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) JDBC
7 1 (2.70%) LAMP
7 1 (2.70%) ODBC
7 1 (2.70%) OLE
7 1 (2.70%) OLE DB
7 1 (2.70%) REST
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.62%) Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.70%) HPUX
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (16.22%) SDLC
3 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
3 5 (13.51%) Data Management
3 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
3 5 (13.51%) Logistics
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Validation
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.11%) VB
7 2 (5.41%) C
7 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) Mercator
6 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Sun