The first table below looks at the demand for ARCserve skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ARCserve 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 City of London 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
CA ARCserve
Rank 207 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% - 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £188 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 - £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £170 £224
% change year-on-year
+48.52% -24.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £17.00
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
399 411 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.18% 6.59% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 302 281
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
ARCserve
London

ARCserve
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ARCserve Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ARCserve
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ARCserve across the City of London region.

ARCserve Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ARCserve
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ARCserve across the City of London region.

ARCserve Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ARCserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ARCserve 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 ARCserve.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

ARCserve
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ARCserve 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 ARCserve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Becrypt