The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Acronis products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acronis over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Acronis
Rank 119 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Acronis 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £138
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.38 -
Acronis
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1195 1092 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.08% 49.39% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 556 500
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 107 60
Average hourly rate £15.83 £18.00 £17.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +2.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £30.00 £116.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Acronis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acronis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Acronis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Acronis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acronis across the West Midlands region.

Acronis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Acronis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Acronis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Acronis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Acronis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Acronis across the West Midlands region.

Acronis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Acronis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acronis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 £275 -
Acronis
England

Acronis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Acronis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Acronis.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) SecurID
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Acronis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Acronis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Acronis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Junos
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) SecurID
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron