The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 69 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.63% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 3.76% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +63.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £400 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £271
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
184 186 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.33% 16.86% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 81 49
Average daily rate £364 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.93% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +8.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Edinburgh region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Edinburgh region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) CommVault
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (33.33%) WSUS
6 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (33.33%) Lync
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (33.33%) Finance

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCDST
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
2 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) CommVault
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) EMC