The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 April 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 East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 65 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 -17  
Contract jobs citing IIS 4 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.75% 2.31% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 10.94% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 6
Median daily rate £300 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +2.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £16.75 £22.83
% change year-on-year +108.95% -26.63%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 116 192 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.80% 21.12% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 121 55
Median daily rate £389 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.58% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £371 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £26.00 £28.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.77% +147.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £28.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £12.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Tyne and Wear

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIS in Tyne and Wear

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Tyne and Wear

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 4 £300 +7.14% 1
IIS
North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IIS.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (28.57%) API Development
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Travis CI
4 2 (28.57%) Mongrel
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) nginx
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) Mongrel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
1 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Travis CI
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) API Development
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas