Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Microsoft Data Protection Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Data Protection Manager over the 6 months to 16 January 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 Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 805 786 803
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 28 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.040% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.37% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 32
England median daily rate £275 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -12.16% -17.78%
10th Percentile £150 £250 £204
90th Percentile £458 £488 £450
UK median daily rate £275 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £27.38 -
UK median hourly rate - £27.38 -

Microsoft Data Protection Manager is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,586 9,638 8,378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.47% 10.74% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,305 6,185 5,187
England median daily rate £484 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £268 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 220 316
England median hourly rate £17.07 £19.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.91% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.98 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.05 £45.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in England

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
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 Microsoft Data Protection Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
London -23 18 £275 -13.39% 3
South East -27 4 £450 +5.88%
South West +10 3 £150 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £475 +63.79% 5
North of England +21 2 £475 +55.74% 6
East of England -14 1 £150 -62.50% 1
Midlands - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Microsoft Data Protection Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 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 Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) SCCM
4 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 13 (46.43%) ITIL
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 11 (39.29%) Office 365
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
8 10 (35.71%) LAN
8 10 (35.71%) WAN
8 10 (35.71%) SAN
8 10 (35.71%) CommVault
8 10 (35.71%) SCOM
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
9 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (32.14%) Firewall
10 8 (28.57%) Cisco
10 8 (28.57%) Veeam
11 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
12 6 (21.43%) Video Conferencing

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Co-occurring 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 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Drupal
2 4 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Office 365
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
1 10 (35.71%) WAN
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
3 6 (21.43%) Skype
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (14.29%) MPLS
5 4 (14.29%) OSPF
5 4 (14.29%) WLAN
6 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.71%) NAS
7 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) IPv4
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) CESG
4 2 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.57%) Fintech
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Vista
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.29%) CentOS
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.57%) AIX
10 1 (3.57%) Unix
10 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
3 6 (21.43%) Software Deployment
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Open Source
5 4 (14.29%) OWASP
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Network Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCNP
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) CCSE
2 4 (14.29%) CISA
2 4 (14.29%) CISMP
2 4 (14.29%) CISSP
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.71%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) SCCM
2 10 (35.71%) SCOM
3 6 (21.43%) AirWatch
3 6 (21.43%) SCDPM
4 3 (10.71%) WSUS
5 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
5 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) CommVault
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Veeam
5 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 5 (17.86%) Juniper
7 4 (14.29%) Adobe
7 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) EqualLogic
7 4 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (14.29%) McAfee
7 4 (14.29%) NetApp
7 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 4 (14.29%) Splunk
7 4 (14.29%) Trustwave