The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 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 2007 over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 112 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 15 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.23% 3.91% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £354 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
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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
465 384 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.68% 15.39% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 173 152
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £26.40 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2007
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 2007 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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
Edinburgh -16 7 £325 -18.75% 1
Glasgow - 3 £275 - 2
North Lanarkshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (50.00%) DHCP
6 10 (50.00%) DNS
6 10 (50.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) MS Office
9 6 (30.00%) CommVault
9 6 (30.00%) Symantec
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (30.00%) SCCM
9 6 (30.00%) vSphere
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (20.00%) Dell
11 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (20.00%) Lync
12 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
12 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (15.00%) Network Security

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DHCP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) EDMS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) iSeries
3 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
2 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) CommVault
3 6 (30.00%) Symantec
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Lotus