The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 95 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing IIS 34 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.28% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.31% 7.13% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £181 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £418 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £380 £313
% change year-on-year
-13.70% +21.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +84.61%
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
465 449 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.52% 17.92% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 227 203
Average daily rate £378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Average hourly rate £23.25 £16.87 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.81% -50.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £19.81 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -7.89%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 12 £375 +21.35% 2
Glasgow -6 11 £425 +56.53% 4
Aberdeen - 4 £200 -
West Lothian - 3 - - 2
West Dunbartonshire - - - -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
3 31 (45.59%) .NET
4 24 (35.29%) SQL
5 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (25.00%) C#
6 17 (25.00%) Finance
7 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (22.06%) Web Services
9 13 (19.12%) SSL
9 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
11 11 (16.18%) DNS
11 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
12 10 (14.71%) HTTP
12 10 (14.71%) Linux
13 9 (13.24%) ITIL
13 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
13 9 (13.24%) Banking
13 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle
14 8 (11.76%) Replication
14 8 (11.76%) VMware
15 7 (10.29%) UNIX
15 7 (10.29%) WCF
15 7 (10.29%) Fiddler
15 7 (10.29%) Windows 7

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.82%) CMS
4 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.47%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (4.41%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) SSL
2 11 (16.18%) DNS
3 10 (14.71%) HTTP
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.35%) DHCP
4 5 (7.35%) Firewall
5 4 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (2.94%) DMZ
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) LDAP
7 1 (1.47%) VPN
7 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.47%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Informix
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) DataStage
4 1 (1.47%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Fiddler
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Developer
1 12 (17.65%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Applications Support
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Remedy Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) .NET
2 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 15 (22.06%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) WCF
5 5 (7.35%) NHibernate
6 4 (5.88%) Middleware
7 3 (4.41%) XML
7 3 (4.41%) CSS
7 3 (4.41%) SOAP
7 3 (4.41%) HTML
8 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.94%) Ajax
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
8 2 (2.94%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.94%) jQuery
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.47%) REST
9 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.47%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 3 (4.41%) Clustering
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (14.71%) Linux
6 7 (10.29%) UNIX
6 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.47%) zOS
11 1 (1.47%) AIX
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (8.82%) OO
3 6 (8.82%) Project Management
3 6 (8.82%) Information Security
4 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
4 5 (7.35%) OOD
4 5 (7.35%) Migration
4 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.88%) SOA
5 4 (5.88%) Service Management
5 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.41%) Workflow
6 3 (4.41%) Change Management
6 3 (4.41%) ITSM
6 3 (4.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
4 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (4.41%) Java
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) VBScript
7 2 (2.94%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) MCDST
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) RACF
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.94%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.94%) WSUS
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) CA LISA
3 1 (1.47%) StatsD
3 1 (1.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) Sybase
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.41%) Remedy
5 3 (4.41%) BMC
5 3 (4.41%) CA
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) NetApp
5 3 (4.41%) EMC
6 2 (2.94%) Sun
6 2 (2.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.47%) Sophos
7 1 (1.47%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.47%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) Juniper
7 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
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