The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Glasgow region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 59 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.60% 1.14% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.02% 7.63% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £318 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +3.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% -1.42%
Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 118 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.51% 14.97% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 64 53
Average daily rate £325 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
MS Exchange
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) RightFax
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Kofax
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) MCP
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Lync
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) EDMS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Kofax
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) RightFax
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Lotus