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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 126 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 1.01% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 5.56% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 11
Median daily rate £350 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £403 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.45%
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
517 432 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.29% 18.19% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 238 228
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.09% +9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.64 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Birmingham 0 10 £363 -3.33% 5
Shropshire -32 2 £430 +187.62% 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £95 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (61.76%) .NET
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) XML
8 11 (32.35%) C#
8 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
8 11 (32.35%) SSL
8 11 (32.35%) VMware
9 10 (29.41%) Web Services
9 10 (29.41%) HTML
9 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (29.41%) CSS
9 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 9 (26.47%) jQuery
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) DNS
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (23.53%) Citrix
11 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
12 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) VBScript
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle
13 6 (17.65%) SharePoint

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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Jetty
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SSL
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) Intranet
5 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) SMTP
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) IPv4
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
7 1 (2.94%) IPsec
7 1 (2.94%) LAN
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) GoCD
4 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.82%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.88%) FishEye
6 2 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Log4j
7 1 (2.94%) Log4Net
7 1 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
7 1 (2.94%) NUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) XML
3 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 10 (29.41%) Web Services
4 9 (26.47%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
7 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (8.82%) WinForms
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) WCF
9 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.88%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.88%) Unix
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (14.71%) DevOps
2 5 (14.71%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) Web Development
3 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 4 (11.76%) CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) Line Management
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Security Auditing
3 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
3 4 (11.76%) Workflow
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.82%) Presales
4 3 (8.82%) Release Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.59%) VBScript
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) LPIC
2 4 (11.76%) MCAD
2 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 4 (11.76%) MCSD
2 4 (11.76%) MCTS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) CISA
4 2 (5.88%) CISM
4 2 (5.88%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) IISP
5 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO27005
2 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.76%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) Simpana
3 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) HP
7 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco
9 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
9 2 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.88%) Mercator
9 2 (5.88%) NetApp
9 2 (5.88%) Qualys
9 2 (5.88%) Sun
9 2 (5.88%) Tripwire
10 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.94%) CODA
10 1 (2.94%) Finjan
10 1 (2.94%) Symantec
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