Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 18 January 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 46 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.11% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.85% 7.63% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +165.02%
10th Percentile £250 £338 £336
90th Percentile £365 £571 £438
North West median daily rate £325 £325 £369
% change year-on-year - -11.86% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 73 118 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.19% 20.42% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 78
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £282 £306 £159
90th Percentile £578 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.51% +10.61% +26.92%
10th Percentile £9.88 £17.63 £14.85
90th Percentile £21.85 £18.88 £96.00
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £14.93 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.15% -23.44% +15.80%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Merseyside

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Merseyside

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Merseyside

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Merseyside

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Liverpool +2 3 £288 -23.33% 2
Southport +6 2 £363 -19.22% 1
IIS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for IIS.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Autofac
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) OWASP
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Autofac
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SAML
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP