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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 123 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
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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
469 387 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.12% 15.65% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 182 156
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 £214 £200 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 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 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
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