The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 59 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 1.94% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.07% 10.62% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£456 £350 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +38.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £208 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £369 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 113 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.87% 18.31% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 60 66
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.25 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Exchange across the Glasgow region.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Glasgow region.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus
6 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support
1 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Operations Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Server Support
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris