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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 73 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 53 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.38% 1.50% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.70% 11.19% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 37
Median daily rate £295 £263 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.38% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £112 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £325 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.10 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £20.40 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
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
453 429 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.32% 13.44% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 206 313
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.38 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 26 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 September 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
Renfrewshire -1 28 £323 -0.23%
Edinburgh +7 11 £263 -9.48% 2
Glasgow +5 5 £135 -24.47% 2
North Lanarkshire +4 3 - -
Highlands +2 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £275 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £100 -
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 119 (90.84%) Active Directory
2 115 (87.79%) Windows
3 97 (74.05%) Windows Server
4 93 (70.99%) Microsoft
5 81 (61.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 74 (56.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (53.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (51.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 68 (51.91%) Office 365
9 62 (47.33%) PowerShell
10 56 (42.75%) Migration
11 54 (41.22%) Skype for Business
12 53 (40.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 53 (40.46%) SharePoint
13 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 49 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 48 (36.64%) MS Excel
16 43 (32.82%) Load Balancing
17 40 (30.53%) Skype
18 39 (29.77%) MCSE
19 38 (29.01%) Security Cleared
19 38 (29.01%) Exchange Server 2003
20 35 (26.72%) Degree
20 35 (26.72%) DNS
21 34 (25.95%) HP
22 32 (24.43%) OpenStack
23 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
23 28 (21.37%) DHCP
24 27 (20.61%) Computer Science
25 26 (19.85%) VMware

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 81 (61.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 68 (51.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 54 (41.22%) Skype for Business
4 53 (40.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (40.46%) SharePoint
5 38 (29.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (24.43%) OpenStack
7 20 (15.27%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (9.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.05%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.29%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (36.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.45%) MS Office
3 6 (4.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.76%) assyst
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 68 (51.91%) Office 365
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.53%) Skype
2 35 (26.72%) DNS
3 28 (21.37%) DHCP
4 11 (8.40%) LAN
5 10 (7.63%) WAN
6 9 (6.87%) Firewall
6 9 (6.87%) SAN
7 5 (3.82%) SMTP
7 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.05%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.05%) Network Security
8 4 (3.05%) Unified Communications
9 3 (2.29%) WLAN
10 2 (1.53%) Internet
10 2 (1.53%) VPN
11 1 (0.76%) Intranet
11 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.76%) LDAP
11 1 (0.76%) VoIP
11 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Local Government
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (16.79%) Analyst
2 16 (12.21%) Messaging Specialist
3 15 (11.45%) Messaging Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Administrator
5 10 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (7.63%) Lync Specialist
5 10 (7.63%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) Consultant
6 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) IT Support
6 9 (6.87%) Office 365 Specialist
7 8 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.34%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Build Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Exchange Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) IT Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.69%) Blackberry
3 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.63%) Clustering
5 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.58%) Replication
7 5 (3.82%) PKI
8 4 (3.05%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.76%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 115 (87.79%) Windows
2 97 (74.05%) Windows Server
3 74 (56.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (53.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (16.79%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.58%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.05%) Linux
9 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.29%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.75%) Migration
2 43 (32.82%) Load Balancing
3 14 (10.69%) ITIL
4 9 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.34%) Content Management
6 6 (4.58%) Server Building
6 6 (4.58%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (3.82%) High Availability
7 5 (3.82%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.05%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (3.05%) Information Security
8 4 (3.05%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.05%) Supplier Management
8 4 (3.05%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (2.29%) BCP
9 3 (2.29%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.29%) Project Management
9 3 (2.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (47.33%) PowerShell
2 25 (19.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (29.77%) MCSE
3 38 (29.01%) Security Cleared
4 35 (26.72%) Degree
5 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.87%) MCITP
6 9 (6.87%) MCTS
7 7 (5.34%) MCP
8 4 (3.05%) CISMP
8 4 (3.05%) CISSP
9 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.53%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.53%) ACSA
10 2 (1.53%) CCENT
10 2 (1.53%) CCNA
10 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.53%) MCSA
10 2 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (6.11%) SLA
System Software
1 119 (90.84%) Active Directory
2 24 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.27%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.16%) XenDesktop
5 11 (8.40%) XenApp
6 7 (5.34%) Brightmail
7 5 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.53%) vSphere
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (17.56%) SCCM
2 11 (8.40%) SCOM
3 8 (6.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (4.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (4.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (3.82%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (3.82%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.82%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.82%) WSUS
6 4 (3.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 93 (70.99%) Microsoft
2 34 (25.95%) HP
3 26 (19.85%) VMware
4 25 (19.08%) IronPort
5 23 (17.56%) Citrix
6 14 (10.69%) Cisco
7 12 (9.16%) Symantec
8 9 (6.87%) CA
9 7 (5.34%) IBM
10 6 (4.58%) Altiris
11 5 (3.82%) arcserve
12 4 (3.05%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.05%) AppSense
12 4 (3.05%) Brocade
12 4 (3.05%) Lotus
12 4 (3.05%) Lumension
12 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.29%) Apple
13 3 (2.29%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.53%) Sophos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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