The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 18 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 Birmingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 55 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.00% 6.25% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £204 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.90% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.63 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+34.99% -31.72%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
50 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.16% 3.13% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 12
Average daily rate £288 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £324 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
NetBackup
West Midlands

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (25.00%) LPAR
3 1 (25.00%) SRDF
3 1 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) LPAR
2 1 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SRDF
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP