The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2003 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
Rank 135 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 1 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 2.70% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Average daily rate
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- £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £288 £296
% change year-on-year
-18.26% -2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £14.00 £17.23
% change year-on-year
+73.21% -18.72%
Exchange Server 2003
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
477 556 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.54% 20.30% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 274 184
Average daily rate £363 £351 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £227 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £16.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Exchange Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2003
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2003 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2003
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2003 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2003
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2003 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 1 - -
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Exchange Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003.

1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Lync
6 4 (36.36%) F5
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (27.27%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) MCP

Exchange Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2003 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 Exchange Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Lync
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Trend Micro