The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 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 2013 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 120 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 11 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.45% 0.044%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 2.83% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Average daily rate £375 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +20.77%
Exchange Server 2013
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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
551 424 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.62% 16.03% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 228 197
Average daily rate £380 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.41 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Scotland region.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
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 2013 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Glasgow +6 5 £350 -22.22%
Renfrewshire - 3 £420 -
Edinburgh -14 1 £300 -7.69% 1
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013.

1 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Lync
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) Migration
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) Skype
6 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
6 7 (53.85%) VMware
7 6 (46.15%) Live Communications Server
7 6 (46.15%) HTML
7 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 6 (46.15%) CSS
7 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 6 (46.15%) Citrix
7 6 (46.15%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
8 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (30.77%) HP
10 2 (15.38%) High Availability

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (69.23%) Lync
4 6 (46.15%) Live Communications Server
4 6 (46.15%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) Skype
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Lync Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Lync Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Messaging Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) IronPort
5 1 (7.69%) RightFax
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec