Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 75 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 24 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.86% 0.90% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.81% 5.18% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 8
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £261 £179
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +46.15% -35.00%
10th Percentile £181 £121 £129
90th Percentile £490 £365 £336
Scotland median daily rate £310 £298 £225
% change year-on-year +4.20% +32.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.48% +40.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £15.04 £19.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £16.68 £22.50 £16.35
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +13.79% +18.37%

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 222 193 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.17% 17.37% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 131
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.94% -6.06%
10th Percentile £223 £222 £165
90th Percentile £548 £455 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -16.00% +78.57%
10th Percentile £15.93 £19.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £24.10 £22.50 £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 16 (66.67%) Migration
2 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Office 365
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.67%) Service Management
8 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) CommVault
8 4 (16.67%) NetApp
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) EMC
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (16.67%) XenApp
8 4 (16.67%) vSphere
8 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
9 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (8.33%) SCCM
10 2 (8.33%) SharePoint

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 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Office 365 Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) CommVault
3 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 4 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco