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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 81 76 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.31% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 1.78% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£100 £365 £119
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.56% +205.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
Exchange Server 2010
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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
252 225 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.59% 17.54% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 130 45
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £248 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £99.53 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
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 17 April 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
7 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) Replication
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) MCP
7 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) IPv4
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) MCTS
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Nortel
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam