Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 141 183
Rank change year-on-year -24 +42 -23
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 15 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.31% 0.75% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.01% 4.23% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 10
Scotland median daily rate £278 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.28% -11.72% -17.14%
10th Percentile £171 £132 £273
90th Percentile £398 £444 £431
UK median daily rate £325 £345 £350
% change year-on-year -5.80% -1.43% -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% - -
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -24.44% +15.38% -29.09%

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 745 662 1,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.29% 17.62% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 404 567
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £205 £182 £213
90th Percentile £513 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 15
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.62% -23.92%
10th Percentile £15.01 £13.30 £14.55
90th Percentile £25.00 £36.80 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Glasgow -7 6 £180 +33.33%
Renfrewshire +17 4 £278 -15.91%
Aberdeen +7 3 £367 -
Edinburgh -31 2 £390 +122.86%
Exchange Server 2013
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (46.67%) SCCM
6 6 (40.00%) Office 365
7 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Symantec
8 4 (26.67%) SLA
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) Skype
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Skype
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
1 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) AS400
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Data Management
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (6.67%) PowerCLI
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) IronPort
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus