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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 75 71 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing IIS 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.92% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 5.05% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
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
252 218 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.73% 18.26% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 148 61
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £230 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) SSL
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Lync
6 5 (20.00%) Office 365
6 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) User Experience
6 5 (20.00%) CMS
6 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (16.00%) Information Security
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (16.00%) QA
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) Firewall

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) Lync
2 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) JRun
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SSL
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) HTTP
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) DMZ
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) FTP
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) COM+
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) ISAPI
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) BS7799
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView
2 1 (4.00%) StatsD
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Graphite
2 1 (4.00%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) CA
2 1 (4.00%) Sophos
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) VMware