The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 117 114 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 13 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.56% 5.56% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate £425 £401 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +21.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £216 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.63 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+34.99% -31.72%
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
234 144 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.00% 5.80% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 77
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
NetBackup
South East

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetBackup across the Berkshire region.

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup across the Berkshire region.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 6 £388 - 1
Maidenhead -1 5 £425 -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
NetBackup
South East

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetBackup also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetBackup.

1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (68.42%) VMware
5 24 (63.16%) HP
5 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
6 23 (60.53%) Symantec
7 21 (55.26%) SAN
8 19 (50.00%) DNS
9 18 (47.37%) Cisco
10 17 (44.74%) LAN
10 17 (44.74%) vSphere
10 17 (44.74%) SCCM
10 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (42.11%) WSUS
11 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
11 16 (42.11%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (34.21%) VPN
13 13 (34.21%) Internet
13 13 (34.21%) MPLS
14 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
15 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
15 11 (28.95%) WAN
16 10 (26.32%) SMTP
16 10 (26.32%) Linux
16 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
16 10 (26.32%) Brocade

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetBackup also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetBackup. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) SAN
2 19 (50.00%) DNS
3 17 (44.74%) LAN
4 13 (34.21%) VPN
4 13 (34.21%) Internet
4 13 (34.21%) MPLS
5 11 (28.95%) WAN
6 10 (26.32%) SMTP
7 9 (23.68%) Firewall
7 9 (23.68%) HTTP
8 7 (18.42%) LDAP
9 6 (15.79%) DHCP
9 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (7.89%) BGP
10 3 (7.89%) RIP
10 3 (7.89%) OSPF
11 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.63%) NAS
11 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.63%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
General
1 7 (18.42%) Japanese Language
2 4 (10.53%) French Language
2 4 (10.53%) German Language
2 4 (10.53%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Team Leader
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Team Leader
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
4 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Linux Support
5 6 (15.79%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.26%) Handset
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.63%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (63.16%) Windows 7
4 10 (26.32%) Linux
5 9 (23.68%) UNIX
6 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
1 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) B2B
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.63%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.63%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) VB
2 4 (10.53%) Korn
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) Bourne shell
3 3 (7.89%) C
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) AWK
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSE
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.89%) CCSA
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) RHCE
3 3 (7.89%) CCA
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) vSphere
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
3 5 (13.16%) NFS
4 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) Xen
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.63%) vCloud
6 1 (2.63%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) SRDF
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (2.63%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) SCCM
2 16 (42.11%) WSUS
2 16 (42.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.63%) SCOM
5 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.63%) PureDisk
5 1 (2.63%) Puppet
5 1 (2.63%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (2.63%) Legato
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 24 (63.16%) HP
3 23 (60.53%) Symantec
4 18 (47.37%) Cisco
5 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
7 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
7 10 (26.32%) Brocade
8 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
8 9 (23.68%) Citrix
9 8 (21.05%) Veritas
10 7 (18.42%) McAfee
11 5 (13.16%) Altiris
12 4 (10.53%) EMC
12 4 (10.53%) NetApp
13 3 (7.89%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (7.89%) Oracle
13 3 (7.89%) Nokia
14 2 (5.26%) IBM
14 2 (5.26%) Avaya