Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +9
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.86% 1.26% 3.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 7.89% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Chester median daily rate £265 £295 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.17% +20.41% -
10th Percentile £258 £295 £206
90th Percentile £273 £295 £288
Cheshire median daily rate £265 £325 £275
% change year-on-year -18.46% +18.18% -34.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Chester median hourly rate - - £20.39
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £20.39

IIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 32 38 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.73% 15.97% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 60
Chester median daily rate £391 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.79% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £265 £275 £210
90th Percentile £475 £475 £453
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% -8.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 13
Chester median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +201.89% -36.90% -23.64%
10th Percentile £37.50 £10.50 £15.99
90th Percentile £42.50 £28.08 £37.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.34 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.41% -7.90% -4.55%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Chester

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IIS in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Chester

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for IIS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SmoothWall
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP