The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Acronis products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acronis over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Acronis, Inc.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acronis
Rank 632 651 627
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing Acronis 2 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.051% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £160 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - £11.38

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24057 25710 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.07% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14701 15190 14413
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 817 1095 1105
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.51 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +0.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Acronis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Acronis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Acronis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Acronis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acronis within the UK.

Acronis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Acronis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Acronis within the UK.

Acronis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Acronis
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acronis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +7 2 - -
England +6 2 - - 4
South East +5 2 - - 2
Portsmouth - 1 - -

Acronis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acronis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Acronis.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Intel Security
3 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Security Patching
3 5 (71.43%) JSP 440
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing

Acronis
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Integration Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Facilities Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Security Patching
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk