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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 61 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing IIS 15 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 0.74% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.91% 3.85% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £309 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-32.20% +26.88%
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
217 234 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.21% 19.31% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 126 34
Average daily rate £400 £395 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +38.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £227 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £99.53 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +623.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015, 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 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 8 (27.59%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) JBoss
10 5 (17.24%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) SSL
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
10 5 (17.24%) CMS
11 4 (13.79%) Information Security
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 4 (13.79%) SAN
11 4 (13.79%) DHCP
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) UNIX

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) JBoss
3 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (17.24%) CMS
4 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
5 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.45%) CICS
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) DMZ
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) DataStage
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) Informix
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) International Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) Middleware
4 2 (6.90%) Ajax
4 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
8 1 (3.45%) zOS
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
3 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) BPEL
5 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) MUMPS
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WSUS
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
1 2 (6.90%) CA LISA
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) EMC
4 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.45%) F5