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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.76% 0.73% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.06% 3.64% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Median daily rate £143 £254 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.84% -21.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £119 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
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
159 302 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.51% 19.99% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 158 155
Median daily rate £350 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (87.10%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
7 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (41.94%) SCCM
9 12 (38.71%) Disclosure Scotland
10 10 (32.26%) Finance
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) DNS
11 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
12 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
12 7 (22.58%) SCOM
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco
12 7 (22.58%) Citrix
12 7 (22.58%) MS Office
12 7 (22.58%) SQL
13 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
13 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
13 6 (19.35%) XenApp
13 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
13 6 (19.35%) VMware

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 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
3 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) assyst
1 2 (6.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DHCP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) WLAN
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) Skype
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) IT Support
3 7 (22.58%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.45%) Android
7 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) BCP
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Management
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Management
6 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) XenApp
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.45%) vSphere
7 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) SCOM
3 5 (16.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (16.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) CA
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Mitel
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Varonis
7 2 (6.45%) Xerox
8 1 (3.23%) Adobe
8 1 (3.23%) Canon
8 1 (3.23%) CommVault
8 1 (3.23%) WebSpy