Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mimecast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mimecast over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 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.

Mimecast
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 689 752 802
Rank change year-on-year +63 +50 +42
Contract jobs citing Mimecast 72 115 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.32% 0.50% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 74 38
England median daily rate £444 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.94% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £120 £200 £258
90th Percentile £625 £654 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £20.00 £24.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £20.00 £25.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% -

Mimecast is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22,824 23,174 16,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.85% 24.54% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,659 16,223 11,273
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £294 £305 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 309 207
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.46 £10.98
90th Percentile £78.75 £60.59 £59.25
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +7.85%

Mimecast
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mimecast as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mimecast in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
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 Mimecast within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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 +44 44 £425 -5.56% 9
South East +29 10 £515 +91.63% 6
Midlands +57 9 £545 +55.71% 2
West Midlands - 9 £545 -
North of England +39 5 £325 +84.40% 3
Yorkshire +35 3 £350 +98.58%
South West -4 3 - - 1
East of England +24 2 - - 7
North West +8 2 £319 - 3
Mimecast
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mimecast 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 Mimecast.

1 57 (79.17%) Office 365
2 51 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 44 (61.11%) Windows
4 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
5 39 (54.17%) Azure
6 31 (43.06%) VMware
7 29 (40.28%) Windows 10
8 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (33.33%) SCCM
10 22 (30.56%) Migration
10 22 (30.56%) MS Exchange
10 22 (30.56%) Windows Server
11 21 (29.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (29.17%) Cisco
12 19 (26.39%) Firewall
13 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 18 (25.00%) WAN
13 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
13 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 17 (23.61%) SQL
14 17 (23.61%) Finance
15 16 (22.22%) ITIL
15 16 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
16 15 (20.83%) LAN
17 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
17 14 (19.44%) Meraki
18 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
18 13 (18.06%) DHCP
18 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
18 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Office

Mimecast
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 22 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 57 (79.17%) Office 365
2 39 (54.17%) Azure
3 21 (29.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (16.67%) IaaS
5 11 (15.28%) PaaS
6 9 (12.50%) OneDrive
7 7 (9.72%) Power Platform
8 6 (8.33%) AWS
8 6 (8.33%) PowerApps
9 5 (6.94%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (5.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (5.56%) SaaS
11 3 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (1.39%) Cloudflare
12 1 (1.39%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Firewall
2 18 (25.00%) WAN
3 15 (20.83%) LAN
4 13 (18.06%) DHCP
4 13 (18.06%) Skype
5 12 (16.67%) DNS
6 11 (15.28%) VPN
7 9 (12.50%) MPLS
8 8 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (9.72%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (9.72%) VLAN
10 6 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (8.33%) SAN
10 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (6.94%) Internet
12 4 (5.56%) NAS
12 4 (5.56%) VoIP
13 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
14 2 (2.78%) Network Security
14 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.94%) Power BI
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2017
4 3 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Automotive
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (6.94%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.56%) Clustering
5 4 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.56%) Tandem
6 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.78%) Replication
7 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.39%) Handset
8 1 (1.39%) IVR
8 1 (1.39%) PKI
8 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Windows 10
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.33%) Android
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.17%) VMS
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Migration
2 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (22.22%) ITIL
4 10 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.89%) SIEM
5 9 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (8.33%) CRM
7 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 6 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.94%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (6.94%) ITSM
9 4 (5.56%) DevOps
9 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.56%) Document Management
9 4 (5.56%) Information Security
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.17%) C#
3 3 (4.17%) Go
3 3 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) Python
3 3 (4.17%) Ruby
3 3 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) CISSP
3 4 (5.56%) GCFA
3 4 (5.56%) GCIH
4 3 (4.17%) CISA
4 3 (4.17%) CISM
5 2 (2.78%) PhD
6 1 (1.39%) CCNA
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) GCIA
6 1 (1.39%) OSCP
6 1 (1.39%) SSCP
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.56%) GDPR
3 4 (5.56%) NIST
3 4 (5.56%) SLA
4 3 (4.17%) NCSC
5 2 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.17%) Docker
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.78%) vSphere
7 2 (2.78%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) KVM
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (33.33%) SCCM
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (13.89%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (11.11%) AirWatch
4 8 (11.11%) Terraform
5 7 (9.72%) FortiGate
6 5 (6.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (4.17%) Ansible
7 3 (4.17%) CASB
7 3 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
7 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.17%) Puppet
7 3 (4.17%) SCOM
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.39%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.06%) VMware
3 21 (29.17%) Cisco
4 14 (19.44%) Meraki
5 10 (13.89%) Apple
5 10 (13.89%) Darktrace
5 10 (13.89%) Polycom
6 9 (12.50%) Citrix
6 9 (12.50%) HP
6 9 (12.50%) MobileIron
7 8 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 8 (11.11%) Juniper
7 8 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 8 (11.11%) Symantec
8 7 (9.72%) Dell
9 6 (8.33%) Splunk
9 6 (8.33%) Zscaler
10 5 (6.94%) Aerohive Networks
10 5 (6.94%) Canon
10 5 (6.94%) McAfee