The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 East of England 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 134 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 10 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.80% 3.91% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate £370 £188 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.33% -46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £188 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £188 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.63 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+34.99% -31.72%
Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
263 179 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.34% 7.95% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 77 97
Average daily rate £370 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.87% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £94 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.08 £69.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
NetBackup
England

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Hertfordshire -2 7 £400 -
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £370 - 1
Essex - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
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England

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (66.67%) HP
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) SAN
3 13 (48.15%) NetApp
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) IBM
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
7 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (22.22%) XenApp
8 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
8 6 (22.22%) IIS
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (22.22%) FTP
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 2 (7.41%) Windows XP

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (22.22%) IIS
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Backup Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
2 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) NCDA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) HP
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) NetApp
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) IBM
5 6 (22.22%) Citrix
5 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam
6 2 (7.41%) Brocade