The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup 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 NetBackup over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 184 206 187
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 14 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.82% 5.66% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 31
Average daily rate
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£438 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +22.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
496 424 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.58% 5.76% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 299 354
Average daily rate £425 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 13
Average hourly rate £18.48 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.86% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £19.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.64 £29.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NetBackup
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 NetBackup across the City of London region.

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NetBackup
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 NetBackup across the City of London region.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (50.00%) SAN
1 23 (50.00%) Veritas
2 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 21 (45.65%) NetApp
3 20 (43.48%) UNIX
4 18 (39.13%) Solaris
4 18 (39.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 16 (34.78%) Symantec
6 15 (32.61%) EMC
7 14 (30.43%) Banking
8 13 (28.26%) HP
9 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
9 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
10 10 (21.74%) EMC Centera
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
11 9 (19.57%) ITIL
11 9 (19.57%) Citrix
11 9 (19.57%) Migration
11 9 (19.57%) Brocade
12 8 (17.39%) VMware
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
13 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
13 7 (15.22%) Fixed Income
14 6 (13.04%) Control-M
14 6 (13.04%) Veritas File System
14 6 (13.04%) iPad
14 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (10.87%) MS Office
15 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) NAS
3 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.35%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Toad
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Banking
3 11 (23.91%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Administrator
2 13 (28.26%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) DBA
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) XML
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) EMC Centera
2 7 (15.22%) Fixed Income
3 6 (13.04%) iPad
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.35%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) UNIX
2 18 (39.13%) Solaris
3 11 (23.91%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) Windows
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) ITIL
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.17%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) Release Management
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.17%) Network Design
4 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) Perl
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) VCP5
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (13.04%) Veritas File System
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.35%) SRDF
5 2 (4.35%) XenApp
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Control-M
2 4 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.52%) ARCserve
3 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.35%) PureDisk
5 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.17%) DameWare
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) YUM
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Veritas
2 21 (45.65%) NetApp
3 16 (34.78%) Symantec
4 15 (32.61%) EMC
5 13 (28.26%) HP
6 9 (19.57%) Citrix
6 9 (19.57%) Brocade
7 8 (17.39%) VMware
7 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.52%) BMC
10 2 (4.35%) Lotus
10 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.17%) Sun