The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 30 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 39 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10  
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.55% 3.60% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 14.29% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £563 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £333
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +31.42% -12.50%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 53 112 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 14.68% 25.23% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 81 27
Median daily rate £498 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £703 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Sheffield

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for IIS.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) SRDF
3 1 (25.00%) Liferay
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Shibboleth

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (25.00%) Liferay
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) git-flow
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) IISP
2 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (25.00%) ISSEP
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (25.00%) SRDF
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) WSO2