Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 6 months to 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 111 126
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15 -31
Contract jobs citing IIS 12 5 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.33% 1.51% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +43.29% +2.00%
10th Percentile £368 £463 £241
90th Percentile £528 £528 £401
Scotland median daily rate £431 £453 £420
% change year-on-year -4.75% +7.74% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £46.40 - -

IIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 225 331 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.50% 14.17% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 179 256
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £186 £235 £201
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
Median hourly rate £40.70 £15.00 £16.76
% change year-on-year +171.33% -10.50% -6.89%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing IIS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Edinburgh

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IIS in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for IIS in Edinburgh

IIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IIS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IIS in Edinburgh

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IIS in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for IIS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for IIS.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Public Sector
5 4 (33.33%) Node.js
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Functions
3 2 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
1 3 (25.00%) DBA Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (16.67%) Swagger
5 2 (16.67%) YAML
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) JDBC
6 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Telerik
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Okta
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Spiceworks
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam