The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 89 102 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -49
Contract jobs citing IIS 37 18 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.40% 0.77% 2.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.56% 4.48% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 35
Average daily rate £316 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.35% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £345 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 402 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.60% 17.16% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 213 215
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £236 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 28
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £28.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IIS
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +25 18 £305 -16.00% 7
Edinburgh -26 7 £309 - 4
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Falkirk - - - -
Fife - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 35 (55.56%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
3 29 (46.03%) .NET
4 26 (41.27%) Windows
5 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.40%) SharePoint
6 16 (25.40%) C#
7 14 (22.22%) Web Services
7 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 13 (20.63%) Degree
9 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 11 (17.46%) Apache
10 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
11 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (15.87%) OO
11 10 (15.87%) XML
12 9 (14.29%) HTML
12 9 (14.29%) UNIX
12 9 (14.29%) Kerberos
12 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 9 (14.29%) Migration
12 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
13 8 (12.70%) Project Management
13 8 (12.70%) XSLT
13 8 (12.70%) Oracle

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (25.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (17.46%) Apache
3 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (11.11%) MS Project Server
5 6 (9.52%) CMS
6 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
7 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.76%) Lync
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Project
1 7 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 5 (7.94%) HTTP
2 5 (7.94%) SSL
2 5 (7.94%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.35%) X.509
3 4 (6.35%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) OLAP
5 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.59%) MySQL
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) MS Access
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Fiddler
2 4 (6.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (6.35%) Maven
2 4 (6.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
1 5 (7.94%) Publishing
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Administrator
3 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) .NET
2 14 (22.22%) Web Services
3 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 10 (15.87%) XML
5 9 (14.29%) HTML
6 8 (12.70%) XSLT
7 7 (11.11%) Classic ASP
7 7 (11.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 5 (7.94%) WCF
9 4 (6.35%) HTML5
9 4 (6.35%) XSL
9 4 (6.35%) CSS
10 3 (4.76%) jQuery
11 2 (3.17%) JAAS
11 2 (3.17%) EDI
12 1 (1.59%) SOAP
12 1 (1.59%) STL
12 1 (1.59%) XHTML
12 1 (1.59%) Middleware
12 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) PKI
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.59%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.29%) UNIX
5 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.59%) AIX
9 1 (1.59%) SUSE
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) OO
2 9 (14.29%) Migration
3 8 (12.70%) Project Management
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (9.52%) Content Management
5 6 (9.52%) Workflow
6 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.76%) UML
7 3 (4.76%) Service Management
7 3 (4.76%) ITSM
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) Information Management
7 3 (4.76%) Web Development
7 3 (4.76%) Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
5 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.52%) Java
6 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.94%) VB
8 4 (6.35%) Korn
8 4 (6.35%) C
8 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.76%) PHP
9 3 (4.76%) XQuery
9 3 (4.76%) XPath
9 3 (4.76%) Bourne shell
9 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.17%) VBScript
11 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.63%) Degree
3 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) CISM
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware GSX
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
1 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) OpenSSO
2 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) Netcool
2 2 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.59%) StatsD
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) ForgeRock
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) HP
4 3 (4.76%) Alias
5 2 (3.17%) InterSystems
5 2 (3.17%) Dell
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) Veritas
5 2 (3.17%) Sun
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee
6 1 (1.59%) Brocade
6 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.59%) F5
Paisley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £175.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ARM Information Security & Communications
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 15 days ago