The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 74 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing IIS 19 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.69% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.25% 9.83% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate £400 £350 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £30.01
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -26.54%
IIS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
362 234 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.51% 17.22% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 123 105
Average daily rate £386 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.02 £34.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region.

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS.

1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 16 (42.11%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) Linux
5 15 (39.47%) Apache
6 14 (36.84%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) DevOps
8 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 11 (28.95%) Unix
9 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
9 11 (28.95%) Banking
9 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
10 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
11 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (21.05%) HTTP
11 8 (21.05%) CSS
11 8 (21.05%) C#
11 8 (21.05%) HTML
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.05%) JBoss
11 8 (21.05%) Finance
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (18.42%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.42%) DNS
13 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
13 6 (15.79%) JavaScript

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (39.47%) Apache
2 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
3 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
4 8 (21.05%) JBoss
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (10.53%) NServiceBus
6 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (7.89%) CMS
7 3 (7.89%) Confluence
7 3 (7.89%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (7.89%) iPlanet
7 3 (7.89%) nginx
7 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (5.26%) Node.js
9 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
9 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.89%) Office 365
4 3 (7.89%) PaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) HTTP
2 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) FTP
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) IPsec
3 4 (10.53%) SSL
4 3 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) git-flow
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Banking
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Consultant
1 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Web Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Office 365 Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) .NET
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
4 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) HTML5
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) MSMQ
7 4 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (10.53%) Servlets
7 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (7.89%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (7.89%) Java EE
8 3 (7.89%) Middleware
9 2 (5.26%) CSS3
10 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.63%) OAuth
10 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) DataPower
3 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.95%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.89%) AIX
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris
6 3 (7.89%) zOS
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.89%) System Testing
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
7 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) IISP
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) Xen
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) IBM
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) HP
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