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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 61 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.15% 1.44% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.49% 8.77% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£281 £126 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.77% -43.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £122 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £133 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £271 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
154 114 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.68% 16.40% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 64 92
Average daily rate £325 £328 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £178 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £17.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.20 £19.00 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec
7 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (14.29%) Lync
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Clustering
9 1 (7.14%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) Legal
9 1 (7.14%) Migration
9 1 (7.14%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (21.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
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