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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 74 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.40% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.76% 6.32% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 3
Average daily rate
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£296 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £120 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £434 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £295
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -12.85%
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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
243 285 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.14% 22.20% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 70
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (40.00%) MS Office
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (33.33%) VPN
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (26.67%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (23.33%) SCCM
11 6 (20.00%) VMware
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
12 5 (16.67%) Migration
12 5 (16.67%) Lotus
12 5 (16.67%) XenApp
12 5 (16.67%) Office 365
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.33%) vSphere
13 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
13 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (13.33%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
4 2 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) VPN
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) LDAP
5 2 (6.67%) Broadband
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) IPv4
6 1 (3.33%) IPv6
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 3 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Lotus
6 4 (13.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
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