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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 82 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 1.13% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 6.25% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Median daily rate £123 £114 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.45% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £106 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £257 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +6.12%
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
262 256 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.58% 18.02% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 129 154
Median daily rate £400 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 May 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 May 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
6 13 (28.26%) SCCM
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
7 12 (26.09%) Linux
7 12 (26.09%) Citrix
8 11 (23.91%) ITIL
8 11 (23.91%) Oracle
8 11 (23.91%) VMware
9 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 10 (21.74%) MS Office
9 10 (21.74%) DHCP
9 10 (21.74%) DNS
9 10 (21.74%) Blackberry
9 10 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (21.74%) Cisco
9 10 (21.74%) Skype for Business
9 10 (21.74%) Disclosure Scotland
10 9 (19.57%) Migration
10 9 (19.57%) XenApp
10 9 (19.57%) SCOM
11 7 (15.22%) Symantec
11 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification

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 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (21.74%) Skype for Business
3 6 (13.04%) CICS
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) DHCP
1 10 (21.74%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) VPN
3 5 (10.87%) LDAP
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) Skype
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) WLAN
6 2 (4.35%) Broadband
6 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.17%) PABX
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
7 1 (2.17%) SAN
7 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Informix
2 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) IT Support
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.22%) Active Directory Support
5 6 (13.04%) Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (13.04%) IT Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Clustering
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.70%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (13.04%) AIX
5 6 (13.04%) HPUX
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Kanban
5 3 (6.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (6.52%) Network Management
5 3 (6.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.35%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Security Management
7 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCP
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) APMP
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) XenApp
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) SCOM
3 5 (10.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (6.52%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Citrix
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle
3 11 (23.91%) VMware
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Symantec
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) Sun
8 3 (6.52%) Dell
8 3 (6.52%) IronPort
9 2 (4.35%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) RightFax
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Mitel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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