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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 42 65
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.95% 2.09% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 14.63% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £249 £306 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.69% +28.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

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 80 82 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 15.21% 14.26% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 53 70
Median daily rate £358 £310 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.32% -23.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Glasgow

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Migration
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) Office 365
7 7 (38.89%) DHCP
7 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
9 5 (27.78%) Skype
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 5 (27.78%) Firewall
9 5 (27.78%) MS Office
9 5 (27.78%) Dell
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 4 (22.22%) VoIP
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) MCSE
10 4 (22.22%) MCSA
10 4 (22.22%) Replication
10 4 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (22.22%) vSphere
10 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune

MS Exchange
Top Related 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 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Skype
4 4 (22.22%) PABX
4 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Chat Support
5 1 (5.56%) Email Migration
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCSA
1 4 (22.22%) MCSE
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 3 (16.67%) Veeam
5 2 (11.11%) Avaya
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat