Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 144 125
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -25
Contract jobs citing IIS 16 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.40% 3.54% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 20
Manchester median daily rate £325 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.78% +2.38%
10th Percentile £267 £249 £266
90th Percentile £375 £476 £513
North West median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 471 509 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.96% 14.34% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 320 371
Manchester median daily rate £425 £379 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.29% -7.68% +24.24%
10th Percentile £213 £223 £256
90th Percentile £613 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £414
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.34% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 32
Manchester median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% +21.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £10.74 £14.41 £11.00
90th Percentile £118.75 £29.28 £32.18
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.93 £17.17
% change year-on-year +33.96% -13.05% +2.51%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Manchester

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Manchester

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Manchester

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Manchester

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +3 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £525 -
Oldham - 1 £275 -
IIS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IIS.

1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) Apache
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) BladeLogic
6 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (18.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
7 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (18.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Security Hardening
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Database Security
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) BEA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau