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 28 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 2010
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 110 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 23 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 1.39% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 6.43% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 5
Median daily rate £275 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +3.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £171 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £455 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +200.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £20.60
% change year-on-year +15.70% -26.57%  

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 345 638 518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.65% 21.69% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 632 403
Median daily rate £375 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 32 25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.38% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.48 £14.12 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2010 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 June 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 +3 14 £375 +25.00%
Aberdeen - 6 £151 -
Edinburgh +11 2 - - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2010
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) Migration
5 14 (42.42%) Office 365
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
7 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (30.30%) SCCM
7 10 (30.30%) VoIP
8 9 (27.27%) ITIL
8 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (21.21%) Service Management
10 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (21.21%) Citrix
10 7 (21.21%) NetApp
10 7 (21.21%) vSphere
10 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (21.21%) XenApp
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (21.21%) Security Patching
10 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
11 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (18.18%) Apple

Exchange Server 2010
Co-occurring 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 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) VoIP
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) PABX
3 4 (12.12%) Skype
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
1 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Customer Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Customer Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365 Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Messaging Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Office 365 Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Migration
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.21%) Security Patching
3 7 (21.21%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) vSphere
3 7 (21.21%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) NetApp
4 6 (18.18%) Apple
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) IBM
6 3 (9.09%) CommVault
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
8 1 (3.03%) Lotus
8 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow