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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acronis
Rank 608 641 644
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Contract jobs citing Acronis 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.034% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £253 £170 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.52% -54.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £170 £250
% change year-on-year
+73.52% -32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year
- +122.22%

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
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 7 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 10 December 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
England +16 6 £253 +48.52% 2
London +10 4 £253 -
South East +15 1 - - 2
Birmingham -4 1 £295 -1.66%
West Midlands -16 1 £295 -1.66%
Epsom - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

Acronis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
6 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (14.29%) Splunk
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DECT
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Mac Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) arcserve
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec