The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 105 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 17 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 2.37% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
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£275 £124 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -43.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £120 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £355 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £260 £295
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+12.13% -21.20%
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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
488 464 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.02% 17.95% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 279 215
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.00 £27.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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 0 5 £119 -2.06% 2
Glasgow -2 4 £338 +175.51% 3
Renfrewshire +2 2 £343 -19.41%
Highlands -6 1 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £300 -
Fife - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £250 - 1
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 29 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
3 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
5 16 (55.17%) VMware
6 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
10 10 (34.48%) Citrix
10 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
11 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
11 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (31.03%) WAN
11 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (24.14%) DNS
13 6 (20.69%) VPN
13 6 (20.69%) HP
13 6 (20.69%) MCP
13 6 (20.69%) MS Office
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco
13 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.69%) Migration
13 6 (20.69%) Lync
13 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
14 5 (17.24%) Firewall
14 5 (17.24%) LAN
15 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
15 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Lync
6 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) WAN
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) Internet
7 2 (6.90%) Broadband
7 2 (6.90%) VoIP
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) NAS
8 1 (3.45%) IPv4
8 1 (3.45%) IPv6
8 1 (3.45%) SAN
8 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (20.69%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
1 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows CE
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Server Building
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
1 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) HP
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Symantec
5 4 (13.79%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Nortel
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
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