The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 97 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 10 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 1.17% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 6.38% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 2
Median daily rate £250 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £435 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -0.40% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -2.94% +7.93%  

Exchange Server 2010 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 273 470 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.56% 18.27% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 287 238
Median daily rate £358 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +0.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.18% -31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Exchange Server 2010 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2010
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 Exchange Server 2010 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +1 4 £249 -20.32%
Edinburgh +9 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2010
UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 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 Exchange Server 2010.

1 26 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (34.62%) SCCM
7 9 (34.62%) vSphere
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) WAN
8 8 (30.77%) DHCP
8 8 (30.77%) DNS
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) XenApp
9 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
9 7 (26.92%) Office 365
9 7 (26.92%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) NetApp
9 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) Firewall
10 6 (23.08%) MS Office
10 6 (23.08%) VoIP
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure

Exchange Server 2010
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 26 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DHCP
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) PABX
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Office 365 Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
4 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
5 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
5 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (15.38%) Security Patching
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Chat Support
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCSA
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) vSphere
3 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (15.38%) SCOM
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (11.54%) WSUS
4 2 (7.69%) SnapMirror
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) NetApp
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Dell
4 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) CA
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Avaya
6 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.69%) Varonis
6 2 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat