The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 116 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 14 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 4.25% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
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£124 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £193 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
400 400 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.56% 16.20% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 179 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.77 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Exchange Server 2010
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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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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 -26 6 £121 -31.97% 1
Glasgow +1 4 £123 -60.80% 1
Aberdeen +5 1 £325 +6.99%
North Lanarkshire - - - - 1
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) MS Office
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 5 (23.81%) vSphere
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (19.05%) SAN
9 4 (19.05%) CommVault
9 4 (19.05%) Symantec
9 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) MCP
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) Firewall
10 3 (14.29%) Dell
10 3 (14.29%) EMC

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) WorkSite
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) assyst
2 1 (4.76%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) EDMS
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) IT Support
3 4 (19.05%) IT Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Data Security
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCP
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCDST
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) CommVault
3 4 (19.05%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) Brocade
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £16500 - £17000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £210 - £250 per day
Posted: 13 days ago