The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 52 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.27% 2.67% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 14.07% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Median daily rate £375 £300 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year -3.35% +12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.60% -17.76%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 105 135 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 15.86% 18.99% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 90
Median daily rate £388 £330 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% +7.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £210 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 18 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Migration
3 14 (70.00%) Office 365
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (20.00%) PABX
9 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) Skype
9 4 (20.00%) Replication
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP
10 3 (15.00%) CommVault
10 3 (15.00%) NetApp
10 3 (15.00%) EMC
10 3 (15.00%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 18 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) PABX
2 4 (20.00%) Skype
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365 Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) CommVault
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec