Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 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 2013
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 173 130
Rank change year-on-year -10 -43 +65
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 21 16 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.39% 0.34% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 1.99% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 42
Scotland median daily rate £388 £151 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +157.48% -52.97% +46.29%
10th Percentile £159 £142 £178
90th Percentile £428 £175 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Scotland median hourly rate - £22.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.50% +200.00%
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% -10.71% +52.55%

Exchange Server 2013 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 840 804 1,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.53% 16.94% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 467 628
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £205 £223 £222
90th Percentile £525 £550 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 28
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -47.22% +69.41%
10th Percentile £12.17 £16.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £26.69 £42.30
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Exchange Server 2013 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
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 2013 in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2013 in Scotland

Exchange Server 2013
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 2013 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 16 £409 -
Glasgow -22 4 £150 -9.09%
Edinburgh -14 1 £350 -
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
1 19 (90.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 18 (85.71%) Skype
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Office 365
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (76.19%) Office Communications Server
4 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
4 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (57.14%) MCSE
6 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
7 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (52.38%) Migration
7 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (47.62%) Degree
8 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
8 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
10 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (33.33%) DHCP
10 7 (33.33%) DNS

Exchange Server 2013
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 19 (90.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 18 (85.71%) Skype for Business
3 16 (76.19%) Office Communications Server
4 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Skype
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Lync Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Lync Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
3 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) LINC
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (57.14%) MCSE
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya