The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 65 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 54 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.73% 1.18% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.10% 7.10% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 18
Median daily rate £278 £290 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £120 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.00 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.00 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
MS Exchange
UK

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
383 479 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.38% 16.58% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 262 317
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Median hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £16.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £41.32 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 19 £219 -5.91% 1
Renfrewshire +6 15 £340 +5.18%
Glasgow +7 10 £225 -2.17% 1
Highlands +6 2 - -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £130 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £275 -
North Lanarkshire +10 1 - - 1
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Strathclyde - 1 - -
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 84 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 81 (86.17%) Windows
3 70 (74.47%) Microsoft
4 58 (61.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (59.57%) Windows Server
6 50 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (43.62%) Office 365
8 35 (37.23%) Skype for Business
9 34 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 34 (36.17%) Migration
10 33 (35.11%) MS Excel
10 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
11 30 (31.91%) Windows 7
11 30 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (28.72%) SharePoint
12 27 (28.72%) MCSE
13 25 (26.60%) HP
13 25 (26.60%) DNS
13 25 (26.60%) DHCP
13 25 (26.60%) VMware
14 24 (25.53%) SCCM
15 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2007
16 22 (23.40%) Load Balancing
16 22 (23.40%) Skype
17 20 (21.28%) Citrix
17 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
18 19 (20.21%) OpenStack
19 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (61.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (37.23%) Skype for Business
3 34 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (28.72%) SharePoint
5 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (20.21%) OpenStack
7 12 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (8.51%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (6.38%) IBM Notes
10 5 (5.32%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (35.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.13%) assyst
3 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (43.62%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) DHCP
1 25 (26.60%) DNS
2 22 (23.40%) Skype
3 9 (9.57%) WAN
4 8 (8.51%) SAN
5 7 (7.45%) Firewall
6 6 (6.38%) LAN
6 6 (6.38%) Unified Communications
7 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.32%) VPN
8 2 (2.13%) Internet
8 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.13%) VoIP
8 2 (2.13%) WLAN
9 1 (1.06%) FTP
9 1 (1.06%) Intranet
9 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Law
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Messaging Specialist
3 11 (11.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (11.70%) IT Support
4 10 (10.64%) Lync Specialist
4 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.57%) Office 365 Specialist
6 8 (8.51%) IT Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) IT Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.89%) Data Centre
3 13 (13.83%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.26%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.19%) Clustering
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.13%) iPad
8 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 81 (86.17%) Windows
2 56 (59.57%) Windows Server
2 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (31.91%) Windows 7
5 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (12.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.19%) Android
7 3 (3.19%) Linux
8 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.06%) CentOS
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) Migration
2 22 (23.40%) Load Balancing
3 17 (18.09%) ITIL
4 8 (8.51%) Supplier Management
5 7 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.19%) BCP
7 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (3.19%) Change Management
7 3 (3.19%) Chat Support
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (3.19%) Project Management
7 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.13%) Change Control
8 2 (2.13%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.13%) Network Management
8 2 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (28.72%) MCSE
3 17 (18.09%) Degree
4 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
5 11 (11.70%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.32%) MCSA
7 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.13%) ACSA
8 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.13%) CCENT
8 2 (2.13%) CCNA
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.13%) MCITP
8 2 (2.13%) MCTS
8 2 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (7.45%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.70%) XenApp
4 11 (11.70%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (7.45%) vSphere
6 4 (4.26%) Brightmail
7 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (25.53%) SCCM
2 9 (9.57%) SCOM
3 7 (7.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (7.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.19%) WSUS
5 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.13%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 70 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (26.60%) HP
2 25 (26.60%) VMware
3 20 (21.28%) Citrix
4 16 (17.02%) Cisco
5 13 (13.83%) IronPort
6 12 (12.77%) Symantec
7 9 (9.57%) IBM
8 8 (8.51%) Dell
9 7 (7.45%) Apple
9 7 (7.45%) CA
10 6 (6.38%) Lotus
11 3 (3.19%) Avaya
11 3 (3.19%) Mitel
11 3 (3.19%) NetApp
11 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.19%) Veeam
11 3 (3.19%) Xerox
12 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.13%) Varonis
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £16.00 - £18.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago