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 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 113 100 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 7 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.53% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 2.93% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
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£120 £218 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +40.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £14.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+63.79% -23.68%
Exchange Server 2007
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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
429 410 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.26% 17.97% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 185 176
Average daily rate £378 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £29.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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
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 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -5 2 - - 2
Glasgow -3 1 - - 3
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Fat Client
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) MS Office
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) Thin Client
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (33.33%) SCCM
7 4 (33.33%) Migration
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (16.67%) iSeries
9 2 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (16.67%) Network Security
9 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp