The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 64 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.69% 2.02% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£260 £107 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.99% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +12.50%
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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
246 198 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.88% 17.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 98 46
Average daily rate £380 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Edinburgh region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Edinburgh region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
5 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 6 (26.09%) Symantec
7 5 (21.74%) Nortel
7 5 (21.74%) VoIP
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (17.39%) MCP
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) MS Office
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
8 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) Migration

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Lync
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LAN
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 6 (26.09%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 2 (8.70%) Intranet
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) NAS
8 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
1 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) BCP
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) Symantec
4 5 (21.74%) Nortel
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Sage
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Polycom
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam