Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SCDPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCDPM over the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (Microsoft DPM, SCDPM)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 187 188
Rank change year-on-year +69 +1 -19
Contract jobs citing SCDPM 3 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.46% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £381 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +18.22% -
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +37.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SCDPM 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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 206 569 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.09% 12.37% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 340 356
Median daily rate £450 £470 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +2.17% +1.10%
10th Percentile £216 £268 £288
90th Percentile £581 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £495
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 24
Median hourly rate £19.75 £17.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.77% +13.73% +4.60%
10th Percentile £14.93 £14.80 £12.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.75 £22.78
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -9.52%

SCDPM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCDPM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCDPM in the West Midlands

SCDPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCDPM in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCDPM in the West Midlands

SCDPM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCDPM within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 May 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
Herefordshire -6 3 £450 +18.03%
SCDPM
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SCDPM 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SCDPM.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop

SCDPM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft