The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.40% 0.67% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.12% 5.26% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £253 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £346 £335
% change year-on-year +11.19% +3.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.22% -11.25%  

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 33 19 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 19.76% 12.75% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 16
Median daily rate £320 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £349 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.30% -16.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing IIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Leicester

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Leicester

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for IIS.

1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) EPoS
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £250 - 280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago