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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 73 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing IIS 14 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.91% 3.96% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +9.10%
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
285 227 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.60% 18.71% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 117 61
Average daily rate £378 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £194 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 (61.54%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (42.31%) Web Services
6 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
9 7 (26.92%) DNS
10 6 (23.08%) Banking
10 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
11 5 (19.23%) Clustering
11 5 (19.23%) JSON
11 5 (19.23%) QA
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (19.23%) Lync
11 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (19.23%) RESTful
11 5 (19.23%) Coaching
11 5 (19.23%) User Experience
11 5 (19.23%) DHCP
11 5 (19.23%) JBoss
11 5 (19.23%) Apache
11 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
11 5 (19.23%) XML

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (19.23%) Lync
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
3 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 5 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (3.85%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) DHCP
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) DMZ
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) DataStage
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) Informix
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) International Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint Developer
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) JSON
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Coaching
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) MUMPS
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) MCTS
1 2 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) CA LISA
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) EMC
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
5 2 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.85%) Dell