Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 840 816
Rank change year-on-year -13 -24 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 17 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.035% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 28
England median daily rate £360 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% -10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £255 £150 £243
90th Percentile £590 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £360 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +10.77% -3.70% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
England median hourly rate £12.50 - £27.38
10th Percentile £11.75 - £26.19
90th Percentile £13.25 - £28.56
UK median hourly rate £12.50 - £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 14,169 11,283 10,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.77% 11.87% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,622 7,745 6,925
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £595
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 253 245
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.76 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
North of England -10 6 £360 -24.21%
London +11 5 £538 +95.45% 1
North West - 4 £360 -
South West -25 3 £413 +175.00%
Midlands -8 2 £275 -45.00% 2
Yorkshire -10 2 - -
West Midlands -29 2 £275 -45.00% 2
South East -12 1 - - 1
Microsoft Data Protection Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Data Protection
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) Symantec
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (41.18%) SCOM
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) IaaS
8 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007

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 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) IaaS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Data Protection
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Server Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Storage Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Fault Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) Firmware
4 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCOM
2 6 (35.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (29.41%) SCCM
4 3 (17.65%) SCDPM
4 3 (17.65%) SCOrch
4 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
5 2 (11.76%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (11.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
5 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (11.76%) SCSM
6 1 (5.88%) SnapVault
6 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) McAfee
5 4 (23.53%) Trustwave
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) CommVault
8 1 (5.88%) EMC
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (5.88%) Sophos