The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Acronis products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acronis over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acronis
UK / England
Rank 575 - 599
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Acronis 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% - 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £345 - £289
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £289
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.50

Acronis is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18337 21302 21687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.87% 43.60% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11399 13076 12501
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 916
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Acronis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Acronis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Acronis in England

Acronis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Acronis in England

Acronis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acronis in England

Acronis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acronis within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
London - 4 £345 -
North West - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 - -
Acronis
UK

Acronis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Acronis.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Dell
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Avaya
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) Sophos
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Legal
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Altiris
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) IPv4
6 4 (36.36%) IPv6

Acronis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) IPv4
1 4 (36.36%) IPv6
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) DECT
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Expert
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) LIMS
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Server Patching
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
1 1 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Sophos
4 4 (36.36%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (36.36%) Altiris
4 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
4 4 (36.36%) Meraki
4 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Lotus
6 2 (18.18%) Veeam
7 1 (9.09%) arcserve
7 1 (9.09%) Polycom
7 1 (9.09%) Remedy
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