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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 71 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 8 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 6.42% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Average daily rate
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£150 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £260 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £340 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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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
173 187 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.70% 16.76% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 82 50
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £278 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
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 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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (33.33%) MCP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (25.00%) Dell
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) CommVault
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Nortel
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Internet

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCDST
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) Nortel
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
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