The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange 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
Rank 66 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 27 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.90% 1.18% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 6.84% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 4
Average daily rate £350 £325 £196
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +65.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
MS Exchange
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%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
3 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
8 13 (35.14%) SCCM
9 10 (27.03%) Migration
10 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) DHCP
11 8 (21.62%) DNS
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle
11 8 (21.62%) SCOM
12 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) MS Office
12 7 (18.92%) LDAP
12 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.22%) Web Services
13 6 (16.22%) AIX
13 6 (16.22%) HPUX
13 6 (16.22%) CICS
13 6 (16.22%) VMware
13 6 (16.22%) Disclosure Scotland
14 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
14 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (16.22%) CICS
3 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.70%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) DHCP
1 8 (21.62%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) LDAP
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Informix
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
1 8 (21.62%) IT Support
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
6 9 (24.32%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) AIX
7 6 (16.22%) HPUX
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.41%) Solaris
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.41%) DevOps
3 2 (5.41%) Kanban
3 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.41%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.41%) Service Management
3 2 (5.41%) Validation
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) ITSM
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
2 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Symantec
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) EMC
7 2 (5.41%) IronPort
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) RightFax
8 1 (2.70%) Veritas
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