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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 83 79
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing IIS 5 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 1.11% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 5.45% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £425 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.71% -11.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £288 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £333
% change year-on-year +9.84% -0.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +7.69%  

IIS is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 182 275 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.89% 20.37% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 233 181
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in Edinburgh

IIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IIS in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for IIS in Edinburgh

IIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIS in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IIS.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Puppet
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Server Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Release Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
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