The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cheshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 62 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£310 - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.75 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +24.21%
Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
58 73 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.28% 9.52% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 40
Average daily rate £245 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.96% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £215 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £435 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £42.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.76% +161.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.28 £31.56 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.56 £44.97 £18.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
NetBackup
North West

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £310 -
Runcorn - - - -
NetBackup
North West

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (72.73%) SAN
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (27.27%) Lync
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Lync
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Storage Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Dell
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) IBM