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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 100 73 98
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Contract jobs citing IIS 28 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 1.88% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% 11.89% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 11
Average daily rate £385 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £169 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £438 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £365 £348
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.04 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+126.86% -25.29%
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
549 429 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.51% 15.85% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 234 201
Average daily rate £380 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.01 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 19 £400 +14.28% 3
Glasgow +2 9 £228 -30.00% 2
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.86%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) Web Services
3 25 (39.68%) .NET
4 21 (33.33%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
6 19 (30.16%) C#
7 18 (28.57%) Java
8 17 (26.98%) Linux
9 16 (25.40%) Apache
9 16 (25.40%) HTTP
10 14 (22.22%) DevOps
11 12 (19.05%) SSL
11 12 (19.05%) ITIL
11 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
12 11 (17.46%) Degree
12 11 (17.46%) Unix
12 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
12 11 (17.46%) Banking
13 10 (15.87%) CSS
14 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.29%) Project Management
14 9 (14.29%) Finance
14 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (12.70%) SCCM

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.70%) JBoss
5 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (6.35%) nginx
6 4 (6.35%) NServiceBus
6 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.76%) CMS
7 3 (4.76%) Confluence
7 3 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (4.76%) iPlanet
7 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (3.17%) Node.js
8 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.76%) Office 365
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.17%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) HTTP
2 12 (19.05%) SSL
3 8 (12.70%) DNS
4 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) FTP
5 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 4 (6.35%) IPsec
5 4 (6.35%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (3.17%) Firewall
8 1 (1.59%) Intranet
8 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Fiddler
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) git-flow
General
1 11 (17.46%) Banking
2 9 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Administrator
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Web Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) .NET
1 25 (39.68%) Web Services
2 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.87%) CSS
4 8 (12.70%) HTML
5 7 (11.11%) HTML5
6 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.94%) jQuery
8 4 (6.35%) MSMQ
8 4 (6.35%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (6.35%) Servlets
8 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (4.76%) Java EE
9 3 (4.76%) Middleware
10 2 (3.17%) CSS3
10 2 (3.17%) OAuth
10 2 (3.17%) RESTful
10 2 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.11%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) NHS
5 3 (4.76%) DataPower
5 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Unix
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.76%) AIX
7 3 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.76%) zOS
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) DevOps
2 12 (19.05%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) Project Management
4 8 (12.70%) Service Management
5 7 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (11.11%) ITSM
5 7 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
8 4 (6.35%) Release Management
8 4 (6.35%) Security Testing
8 4 (6.35%) System Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) SQL
2 19 (30.16%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (11.11%) MCSE
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) IISP
3 3 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) Xen
4 2 (3.17%) Varnish
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Perfmon
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Citrix
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.59%) HP
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