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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 97 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.65% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 3.89% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Average daily rate
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£236 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £201 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £315 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-23.73% +1.73%
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
309 257 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.61% 16.66% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 148 171
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.33 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -11.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.85 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.65 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 January 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
Leeds -15 3 £236 +5.00% 6
Bradford - 1 - -
Castleford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
IIS
Yorkshire

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) vSphere
3 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (33.33%) IBM
8 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 9 (30.00%) Internet
10 8 (26.67%) Symantec
10 8 (26.67%) NetBackup
10 8 (26.67%) Lotus
10 8 (26.67%) EMC
10 8 (26.67%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (26.67%) NAS
10 8 (26.67%) SCCM
10 8 (26.67%) SCOM
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (23.33%) SUSE
12 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) DMZ
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Internet
2 8 (26.67%) NAS
3 6 (20.00%) DMZ
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (23.33%) SUSE
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
1 3 (10.00%) MVC
1 3 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.67%) TDD
2 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) vSphere
2 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
1 8 (26.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) IBM
4 8 (26.67%) Symantec
4 8 (26.67%) Lotus
4 8 (26.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) F5