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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 1.65% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.69% 6.91% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
Median daily rate £140 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £131 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
131 333 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.56% 23.91% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 184 116
Median daily rate £350 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.02 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.13% -44.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (42.86%) SCCM
6 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (35.71%) ITIL
8 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
9 8 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) MS Office
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.00%) SCOM
11 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco
11 6 (21.43%) Citrix
12 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
12 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.86%) WAN
12 5 (17.86%) LAN
12 5 (17.86%) Firewall
12 5 (17.86%) PowerShell

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DHCP
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) WLAN
6 1 (3.57%) FTP
6 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) IT Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) IT Support
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Android
6 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Case Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.57%) Chat Support
5 1 (3.57%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 2 (7.14%) vSphere
8 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 7 (25.00%) SCOM
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) CA
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel
5 2 (7.14%) Varonis
5 2 (7.14%) Xerox
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) Canon
6 1 (3.57%) CommVault
6 1 (3.57%) WebSpy