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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 63 77 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.94% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.28% 6.40% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 19
Median daily rate £275 £290 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £124 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.86 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -6.70%
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
207 250 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.50% 14.67% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 124 167
Median daily rate £365 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
4 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
5 12 (35.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 8 (23.53%) SCCM
9 7 (20.59%) DHCP
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (17.65%) Migration
10 6 (17.65%) Citrix
10 6 (17.65%) SCOM
10 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
11 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
11 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
11 5 (14.71%) XenApp
11 5 (14.71%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
11 5 (14.71%) Blackberry

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 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DHCP
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 4 (11.76%) WLAN
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.94%) Skype
5 1 (2.94%) VoIP
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) IT Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) IT Support
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Security Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Migration Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security
3 4 (11.76%) Network Management
3 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
3 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (8.82%) BCP
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CISMP
1 4 (11.76%) CISSP
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) CA
4 4 (11.76%) Symantec
5 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) Mitel
7 1 (2.94%) WebSpy