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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 94 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing IIS 22 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.78% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.58% 4.30% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 19
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -22.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £276 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £447 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.33% +25.00%
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
394 442 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.39% 18.05% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 228 177
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 20
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.26 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.92 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 +12 11 £288 -23.33% 2
Birmingham +6 4 - - 6
Worcestershire +2 2 £275 -9.83%
Staffordshire -5 2 - - 2
Shropshire - 1 £150 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) Windows
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) VMware
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (32.43%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
9 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
9 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
9 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (24.32%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) VB
10 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
11 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 8 (21.62%) Internet
11 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (18.92%) SCOM
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (18.92%) jQuery
12 7 (18.92%) C#
13 6 (16.22%) VBScript
13 6 (16.22%) Tivoli
13 6 (16.22%) CA
13 6 (16.22%) Unicenter
13 6 (16.22%) Degree
13 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) SSL
3 4 (10.81%) Intranet
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) SMTP
4 2 (5.41%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) MSI
2 2 (5.41%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) XML
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
5 7 (18.92%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
7 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.11%) WinForms
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.41%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (5.41%) XHTML
9 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP
9 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.41%) LINQ
10 1 (2.70%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) W3C
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Information Security
2 4 (10.81%) Data Transformation
2 4 (10.81%) MVC
3 2 (5.41%) Change Control
3 2 (5.41%) Analytics
3 2 (5.41%) CRM
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.41%) SEO
3 2 (5.41%) Pay per click
3 2 (5.41%) Web Development
3 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
4 1 (2.70%) System Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Service Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (24.32%) VB
3 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) VBScript
7 4 (10.81%) VB6
8 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
2 4 (10.81%) CISA
2 4 (10.81%) CISM
2 4 (10.81%) CRISC
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCOM
2 6 (16.22%) Unicenter
2 6 (16.22%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) CA
3 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 4 (10.81%) McAfee
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
7 1 (2.70%) Spiceworks
7 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.70%) Meraki
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) CommVault
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