Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 August 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.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 201 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +205
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 28 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.018% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.48% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
South West median daily rate £475 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% - -
England median daily rate £475 £343 £450
% change year-on-year +38.69% -23.89% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £19.00

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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,127 781 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.76% 13.98% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 468 311
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £650 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 12
South West median hourly rate £22.40 £31.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.74% -20.00% +98.72%
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.45 £17.65
90th Percentile £40.60 £47.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -22.22%

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the South West

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the South West

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the South West

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 25 August 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
Gloucestershire -5 14 £475 +22.58% 2
Wiltshire - 6 - - 1
Bristol - 5 £331 - 1
Microsoft Data Protection Manager
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (78.57%) Data Protection
4 22 (78.57%) DV Cleared
5 20 (71.43%) SCVMM
6 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (64.29%) WSUS
7 18 (64.29%) DHCP
8 17 (60.71%) SCCM
8 17 (60.71%) SCOM
8 17 (60.71%) Windows 10
9 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
9 16 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
11 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
12 13 (46.43%) SCDPM
12 13 (46.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (42.86%) Clustering
13 12 (42.86%) SCSM
13 12 (42.86%) DFS Replication
13 12 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
13 12 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
13 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
13 12 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
14 11 (39.29%) User Experience
14 11 (39.29%) ITIL
15 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Azure
2 4 (14.29%) AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Stack
4 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DHCP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) TestRail
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (42.86%) Clustering
3 11 (39.29%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (60.71%) Windows 10
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Data Protection
2 12 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Antivirus Management
6 4 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (14.29%) Demand Management
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
7 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) C
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 22 (78.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 23 (82.14%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (42.86%) DFS Replication
6 12 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (10.71%) vSphere
9 1 (3.57%) XenApp
9 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) SCVMM
2 18 (64.29%) WSUS
3 17 (60.71%) SCCM
3 17 (60.71%) SCOM
4 13 (46.43%) SCDPM
5 12 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (42.86%) SCSM
6 5 (17.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) Dell
5 4 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Rapid7
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Varonis
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam