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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 83 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 4.70% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £321 £260 £196
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.55% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £180 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £312 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -5.11%
Exchange Server 2010
Scotland

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
362 234 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.51% 17.22% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 123 105
Average daily rate £386 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.02 £34.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) SCCM
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) MS Office
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
10 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
10 3 (18.75%) Symantec
10 3 (18.75%) MCP
10 3 (18.75%) assyst
10 3 (18.75%) SCOM
10 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
11 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 2 (12.50%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) IT Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) IronPort
5 1 (6.25%) RightFax
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas