The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mimecast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mimecast over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 612 626
Rank change year-on-year +41 +14  
Contract jobs citing Mimecast 16 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.075% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.77% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 5
Median daily rate £350 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £496 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -33.52% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Mimecast is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6282 5206 3411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.57% 9.81% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4274 3657 2222
Median daily rate £475 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +12.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 77 71
Median hourly rate £26.08 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.26% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £40.35 £40.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Mimecast
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mimecast as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mimecast over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mimecast in the UK

Mimecast
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mimecast within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 13 £385 -6.09% 10
London -11 10 £368 -10.36% 4
South East +31 1 £500 +26.18% 1
West Sussex +18 1 £500 +16.27% 1
Crawley +2 1 £500 - 1
City of London +1 1 - -
Pontypridd - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mimecast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mimecast.

1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
3 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 18 (42.86%) VMware
4 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (26.19%) Firewall
9 11 (26.19%) DNS
10 10 (23.81%) Information Security
10 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (21.43%) Skype for Business
11 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (21.43%) Data Privacy
11 9 (21.43%) Line Management
11 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
11 9 (21.43%) CISM
11 9 (21.43%) HP
11 9 (21.43%) ITIL
11 9 (21.43%) SAN
11 9 (21.43%) CISSP
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (19.05%) Degree
12 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (19.05%) Qualys
12 8 (19.05%) COBIT

Mimecast
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (21.43%) Skype for Business
4 6 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.38%) IIS
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) IaaS
3 3 (7.14%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) G Suite
5 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) DNS
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
3 6 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (11.90%) VoIP
5 4 (9.52%) VLAN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
6 3 (7.14%) LAN
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
6 3 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.38%) MPLS
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) SMTP
7 1 (2.38%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 6 (14.29%) Law
2 4 (9.52%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Java SE
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.14%) Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.38%) Android
9 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Information Security
2 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (21.43%) Data Privacy
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Line Management
3 8 (19.05%) Coaching
3 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) CISM
1 9 (21.43%) CISSP
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) SANS
3 7 (16.67%) SSCP
4 5 (11.90%) MCITP
5 2 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CISA
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (19.05%) COBIT
2 8 (19.05%) GDPR
2 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) KVM
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.76%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.38%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) HP
4 8 (19.05%) Qualys
4 8 (19.05%) Splunk
4 8 (19.05%) Tufin
5 7 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco
6 4 (9.52%) Sophos
7 3 (7.14%) Axway
7 3 (7.14%) McAfee
7 3 (7.14%) NetApp
7 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.14%) Tumbleweed
8 2 (4.76%) arcserve
8 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (4.76%) Google
8 2 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) IBM
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