The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 24 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 Edinburgh 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 75 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.38% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.20% 5.88% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+41.33% -34.78%
Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
61 51 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.83% 6.49% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 51
Average daily rate £430 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £277 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £110.00 £31.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.55% +97.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
NetBackup
Scotland

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) International Banking
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) EDI
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Vizioncore
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) WSUS
6 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Server

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Connectrix
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Support
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 2 (25.00%) Vizioncore
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft