The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of arcserve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within arcserve.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 563 564 549
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing arcserve 17 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.035% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.076% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 16
Average daily rate £226 £301 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.78% +9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £15.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20222 21084 20149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.85% 45.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 12496 11397
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 815 899 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

arcserve Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

arcserve Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing arcserve across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

arcserve Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

arcserve Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London 0 8 £425 -5.55% 2
South East -2 5 £225 -21.85% 2
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South West +3 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £235 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 22 (70.97%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
8 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
9 13 (41.94%) Citrix
10 12 (38.71%) DNS
11 11 (35.48%) DHCP
11 11 (35.48%) HP
11 11 (35.48%) vSphere
11 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (32.26%) SAN
12 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
12 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
13 8 (25.81%) Firewall
13 8 (25.81%) SQL
13 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (22.58%) IIS
14 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
14 7 (22.58%) CA
14 7 (22.58%) EMC
14 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
15 6 (19.35%) Dell

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) IIS
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (3.23%) Apache
8 1 (3.23%) JBoss
8 1 (3.23%) Lync
8 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
3 10 (32.26%) SAN
4 8 (25.81%) Firewall
5 6 (19.35%) LAN
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
6 5 (16.13%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) AS400
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) BYOD
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.23%) AIX
9 1 (3.23%) Android
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Server Building
2 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
2 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
2 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Logistics
3 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (3.23%) BCP
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) vSphere
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Firmware
5 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.23%) NFS
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.13%) HP SIM
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (9.68%) Unicenter
3 3 (9.68%) vMotion
4 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Citrix
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) CA
5 7 (22.58%) EMC
6 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco
8 4 (12.90%) IBM
8 4 (12.90%) Veeam
9 3 (9.68%) Brocade
9 3 (9.68%) Lumension
9 3 (9.68%) Symantec
10 2 (6.45%) Clearswift
10 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
10 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
11 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
11 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
11 1 (3.23%) Reuters
11 1 (3.23%) Sophos