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 3 months to 26 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 2013
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 114 131
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 12 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 1.28% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.49% 5.86% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 2
Median daily rate £151 £320 £221
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.96% +44.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £284 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £448 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £330 £310
% change year-on-year -6.43% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.55% +200.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +23.43% +50.58%  

Exchange Server 2013 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 344 631 525
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.75% 21.80% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 338 266
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 £151 £237 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £14.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Exchange Server 2013
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 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 3 months to 26 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 +7 7 £164 -41.25%
Aberdeen - 5 £151 -
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013.

1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
5 8 (61.54%) SCCM
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 7 (53.85%) SLA
7 6 (46.15%) Apple
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (46.15%) VoIP
7 6 (46.15%) DHCP
7 6 (46.15%) DNS
7 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (38.46%) C
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
9 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
9 4 (30.77%) Validation
9 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
11 2 (15.38%) Migration
11 2 (15.38%) Avaya
12 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
12 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
1 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Apple
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec