The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 76 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing IIS 39 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.79% 0.42% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.15% 2.59% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £347 £339
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+66.89% +20.83%
IIS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
426 270 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.55% 16.14% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 163 150
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £246 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 16
Average hourly rate £18.05 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.02% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.12 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.43 £35.60 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the West Yorkshire region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the West Yorkshire region.

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +6 35 £400 +6.66% 13
Bradford -4 4 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
IIS
Yorkshire

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 60 (75.95%) Microsoft
2 49 (62.03%) VMware
3 44 (55.70%) Windows
4 38 (48.10%) .NET
5 35 (44.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
7 30 (37.97%) SQL
8 21 (26.58%) ITIL
9 19 (24.05%) DNS
10 17 (21.52%) Linux
11 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (20.25%) DHCP
12 15 (18.99%) SSL
12 15 (18.99%) XML
13 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
13 14 (17.72%) MCSE
13 14 (17.72%) Java
13 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
13 14 (17.72%) EMC
13 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (17.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (17.72%) MCITP
14 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (16.46%) Cisco
14 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
14 13 (16.46%) Apache
14 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
15 12 (15.19%) Servlets
15 12 (15.19%) J2EE

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (16.46%) Apache
1 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.19%) WebSphere
2 12 (15.19%) Jetty
2 12 (15.19%) nginx
3 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.86%) SAS
4 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (15.19%) Google App Engine
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) DNS
2 16 (20.25%) DHCP
3 15 (18.99%) SSL
4 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
5 12 (15.19%) IPsec
5 12 (15.19%) FTP
5 12 (15.19%) HTTP
6 8 (10.13%) Internet
6 8 (10.13%) Firewall
7 5 (6.33%) SAN
8 4 (5.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.27%) NAS
9 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
9 1 (1.27%) Intranet
9 1 (1.27%) LAN
9 1 (1.27%) WAN
9 1 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) OLAP
3 7 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) NUnit
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Law
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.92%) Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (8.86%) Applications Support
4 7 (8.86%) Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Support Consultant
5 6 (7.59%) Administrator
5 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Support Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (6.33%) DBA
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.33%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) XML
3 12 (15.19%) J2EE
3 12 (15.19%) Servlets
4 10 (12.66%) Web Services
4 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (6.33%) CSS
6 5 (6.33%) HTML
6 5 (6.33%) SOAP
7 4 (5.06%) WSDL
7 4 (5.06%) jQuery
8 3 (3.80%) WCF
9 2 (2.53%) HTML5
9 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.53%) CSS3
9 2 (2.53%) Ajax
9 2 (2.53%) .NET Remoting
9 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.33%) Clustering
2 5 (6.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) PKI
3 2 (2.53%) Wiki
3 2 (2.53%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.27%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.70%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Linux
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.33%) SUSE
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) ITIL
2 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
2 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (11.39%) DevOps
5 8 (10.13%) Open Source
5 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.86%) Analytics
7 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) System Testing
8 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.06%) MVC
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.80%) OO
10 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (17.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (17.72%) MCITP
2 14 (17.72%) MCSE
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (44.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.19%) Xen
4 9 (11.39%) vSphere
5 4 (5.06%) VMware Server
6 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.53%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.53%) UAG
7 2 (2.53%) vCloud
8 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 3 (3.80%) SCOM
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
4 1 (1.27%) Opsview
4 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 60 (75.95%) Microsoft
2 49 (62.03%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) EMC
4 13 (16.46%) Cisco
5 12 (15.19%) Google
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle
7 6 (7.59%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.06%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.53%) Symantec
9 2 (2.53%) Veeam
10 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
10 1 (1.27%) Sophos
10 1 (1.27%) HP
10 1 (1.27%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.27%) SAP
10 1 (1.27%) IBM
10 1 (1.27%) Citrix
10 1 (1.27%) NetApp
10 1 (1.27%) Sage