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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 105 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing IIS 16 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 1.31% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.53% 7.58% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 16
Median daily rate £309 £228 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £168 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £470 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.25 - £24.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 - £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 - £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £28.10
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +6.78%
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
353 488 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.09% 17.29% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 270 295
Median daily rate £350 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £41.32 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -1 6 £316 +86.02% 3
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
Edinburgh 0 4 £375 -6.25% 3
Renfrewshire +1 1 £330 +94.11%
IIS
UK

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
3 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
5 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (28.95%) MCSE
7 10 (26.32%) DNS
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
8 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.05%) HP
9 8 (21.05%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) CSS
9 8 (21.05%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) HTML
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) SSL
10 7 (18.42%) Firewall
10 7 (18.42%) Android
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (18.42%) Application Packaging
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Mobile

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 4 (10.53%) Apache
1 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Jadu
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Liferay
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) SSL
4 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
4 3 (7.89%) HTTP
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) ISDN
6 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Fiddler
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) git-flow
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Mobility Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Management Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Azure Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) CMS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Mobility Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
1 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
2 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) Ajax
3 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.16%) jQuery
3 5 (13.16%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
3 6 (15.79%) Clustering
4 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) Replication
6 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 8 (21.05%) Linux
6 7 (18.42%) Android
6 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
6 7 (18.42%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Application Packaging
3 6 (15.79%) Change Control
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Database Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) RAD
4 5 (13.16%) Server Building
4 5 (13.16%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Open Source
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) VBScript
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.63%) Korn
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) MCSE
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) IISP
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) Samba
5 1 (2.63%) Shibboleth
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) AirWatch
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (15.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Perfmon
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) HP
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 6 (15.79%) Veritas
5 3 (7.89%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) WSO2