The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 9 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.67% 1.89% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 77.78% 10.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£180 £265 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £265 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £265 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.87 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Application Platforms Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 20 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.43% 18.87% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 10
Average daily rate £180 £475 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.10% +54.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Exchange across the Aberdeen region.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Aberdeen region.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Exchange
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) CommVault
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 7 (70.00%) SLA
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Office 365
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support
3 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) CommVault
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix