The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 44 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 -19  
Contract jobs citing IIS 2 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.44% 3.09% 4.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 12.98% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 14
Median daily rate £563 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £346 £330
% change year-on-year +11.19% +4.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.57% -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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 68 131 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 15.01% 23.82% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 90 50
Median daily rate £425 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +40.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £685 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +102.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in South Yorkshire

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in South Yorkshire

IIS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 2 £563 +73.07%
IIS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for IIS.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) IISP

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (20.00%) Liferay
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DMZ
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) HBase
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) git-flow
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) WAP
1 1 (20.00%) WSH
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) IISP
2 1 (20.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (20.00%) ISSEP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (20.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) WSO2