Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 489 754 793
Rank change year-on-year +265 +39 +8
Contract jobs citing Mimecast 23 63 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.076% 0.076% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 42
Median daily rate £200 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +28.48% -12.44%
10th Percentile £166 £171 £200
90th Percentile £445 £625 £536
UK median daily rate £200 £475 £354
% change year-on-year -57.89% +34.18% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 9,508 24,048 20,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.28% 29.06% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,373 16,531 14,550
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £308
90th Percentile £695 £660 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 357 295
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% +22.08% -8.67%
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.25 £12.10
90th Percentile £51.75 £73.75 £74.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +60.85% +14.53% -

Mimecast
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mimecast in England.

Daily rate trend for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mimecast in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Mimecast in England

Mimecast
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mimecast in England.

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 13 August 2020. 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 +190 18 £190 -62.75% 4
North of England +122 3 £290 -7.20% 1
North West +86 2 £275 -12.00%
South West +90 1 £220 -34.81%
East of England +79 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +76 1 £290 - 1
Mimecast
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 21 (91.30%) Office 365
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
4 15 (65.22%) Windows 10
5 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (52.17%) Azure
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
8 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Intune
9 9 (39.13%) OneDrive
9 9 (39.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (39.13%) DNS
10 8 (34.78%) DHCP
10 8 (34.78%) Citrix
10 8 (34.78%) vMotion
10 8 (34.78%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (30.43%) Availability Management
11 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
11 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
11 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (30.43%) MCSE
12 6 (26.09%) Hedge funds

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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (91.30%) Office 365
2 12 (52.17%) Azure
3 9 (39.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) OneDrive
4 3 (13.04%) AWS
5 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
6 1 (4.35%) IaaS
6 1 (4.35%) PaaS
6 1 (4.35%) SaaS
6 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) DKIM
6 1 (4.35%) DMARC
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (26.09%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Hedge funds
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows 10
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Availability Management
1 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCSE
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) NCDA
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
2 1 (4.35%) RHCT
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) Docker
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (34.78%) vMotion
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) PingFederate
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) MobileIron
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.35%) Cylance
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) Sage
7 1 (4.35%) Samsung
7 1 (4.35%) Twitter
7 1 (4.35%) Veeam