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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 74 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.55% 5.88% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 11
Median daily rate £325 £296 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% +31.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £146 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.13 £17.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.78% +14.51%
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
278 238 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.72% 15.03% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 105 162
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 24 July 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 24 July 2016, 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 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
4 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
6 14 (34.15%) Citrix
7 13 (31.71%) Finance
7 13 (31.71%) Skype for Business
8 12 (29.27%) XenApp
8 12 (29.27%) SCCM
8 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
9 11 (26.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (26.83%) ITIL
9 11 (26.83%) Disclosure Scotland
10 10 (24.39%) Cisco
10 10 (24.39%) VMware
11 9 (21.95%) SCOM
11 9 (21.95%) DHCP
11 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.95%) DNS
11 9 (21.95%) Symantec
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
11 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
11 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
12 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (19.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (31.71%) Skype for Business
3 11 (26.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) assyst
1 3 (7.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DHCP
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) Skype
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) Network Security
3 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) WLAN
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.44%) Broadband
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.44%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) PABX
6 1 (2.44%) PBX
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Informix
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) IT Support
3 10 (24.39%) IT Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Support
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (12.20%) IT Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (9.76%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (7.32%) BCP
6 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CISMP
1 4 (9.76%) CISSP
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) XenApp
3 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
5 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) SCCM
2 9 (21.95%) SCOM
3 8 (19.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (12.20%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Citrix
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) Symantec
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) CA
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) Sun
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Mitel
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) IronPort
9 1 (2.44%) RightFax