The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 101 121 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Contract jobs citing IIS 22 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.90% 5.05% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 21
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -12.69%
IIS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
449 436 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.44% 13.50% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 212 312
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.38 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing IIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IIS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IIS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

IIS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

IIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IIS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

IIS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +10 7 £320 +88.23% 6
Edinburgh +8 7 £400 -5.88% 3
Renfrewshire - 7 £330 -
Aberdeen - 1 £155 -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IIS.

1 34 (59.65%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 30 (52.63%) .NET
4 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 23 (40.35%) DNS
7 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
8 21 (36.84%) SQL
8 21 (36.84%) C#
9 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
10 17 (29.82%) SSL
10 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
10 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
11 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (26.32%) MCSE
13 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (19.30%) XML
14 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
14 11 (19.30%) Migration
15 10 (17.54%) Oracle
15 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
15 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
16 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (15.79%) Degree
16 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
17 8 (14.04%) Application Packaging
17 8 (14.04%) Banking

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) Apache
2 7 (12.28%) OpenStack
2 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) NServiceBus
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) IaaS
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) Bluemix
3 2 (3.51%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (3.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) DNS
2 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 17 (29.82%) SSL
4 5 (8.77%) HTTP
4 5 (8.77%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) DHCP
6 3 (5.26%) NAS
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security
6 3 (5.26%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.51%) Firewall
8 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.75%) FCoE
8 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.75%) ISDN
8 1 (1.75%) LAN
8 1 (1.75%) Multicast
8 1 (1.75%) VoIP
8 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.51%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) HBase
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Fiddler
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 8 (14.04%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Server Engineer
1 9 (15.79%) SharePoint Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Mobility Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Management Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Azure Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Access Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Junior
7 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 11 (19.30%) XML
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) HTML
5 7 (12.28%) jQuery
6 6 (10.53%) Web Services
7 5 (8.77%) Ajax
7 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.77%) Middleware
8 3 (5.26%) XSLT
9 2 (3.51%) MSMQ
9 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.75%) HTML5
10 1 (1.75%) Java EE
10 1 (1.75%) Node.js
10 1 (1.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.26%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.28%) Android
5 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (10.53%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) AIX
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) Application Packaging
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.77%) Database Tuning
4 5 (8.77%) RAD
4 5 (8.77%) Workflow
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL
5 4 (7.02%) Web Development
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) High Availability
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) Network Design
7 2 (3.51%) Records Management
7 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 21 (36.84%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) VBScript
5 2 (3.51%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (26.32%) MCSE
3 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
4 9 (15.79%) Degree
5 7 (12.28%) MCSD
5 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) KVM
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) NFS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.75%) SRDF
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) AirWatch
2 4 (7.02%) Perfmon
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
3 3 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) OpenView
5 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) HP
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) F5
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) Nintex
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.75%) EMC
7 1 (1.75%) Intel
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) Sybase
7 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas
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