The table below looks at the statistics for ARCserve skills 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 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA ARCserve
Rank 531 525 495
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 25 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.046% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.64% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £181 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £308 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £259 £170
% change year-on-year
+6.28% +52.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+166.66% -
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3725 3295 2603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.91% 7.23% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1869 1509
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 149 165
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

ARCserve
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 Systems Management 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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
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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
South East -18 8 £288 -6.50% 2
West Midlands 0 6 £350 +67.66% 1
London -3 4 £450 +63.63% 4
South West -7 2 £100 -
East of England +6 1 £200 -
North West - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 32 (58.18%) CA
2 32 (58.18%) VMware
3 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (56.36%) MS Exchange
4 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (45.45%) SharePoint
6 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
7 24 (43.64%) HP
7 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
7 24 (43.64%) SAN
8 23 (41.82%) Citrix
9 20 (36.36%) SQL
10 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
11 18 (32.73%) SMTP
12 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
13 15 (27.27%) HP SIM
14 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
14 14 (25.45%) NetApp
14 14 (25.45%) MS Office
15 13 (23.64%) Backup Exec
16 12 (21.82%) VMware ESX
17 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
18 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
18 10 (18.18%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 31 (56.36%) MS Exchange
2 25 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (10.91%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (7.27%) IIS
7 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.45%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (3.64%) Lync
9 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 24 (43.64%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) SAN
2 18 (32.73%) SMTP
3 7 (12.73%) DNS
3 7 (12.73%) LAN
4 6 (10.91%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (10.91%) DHCP
5 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.27%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) Firewall
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Administrator
2 15 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Storage Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Wintel Support
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Server Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
1 4 (7.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Replication
2 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.45%) UNIX
7 3 (5.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
2 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.55%) Migration
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.45%) Network Management
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.82%) Project Management
10 1 (1.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (3.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) VCP4
4 2 (3.64%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware ESX
3 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.55%) XenApp
5 7 (12.73%) vSphere
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) HP SIM
2 13 (23.64%) Backup Exec
3 9 (16.36%) NetBackup
4 7 (12.73%) SCCM
5 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (9.09%) Unicenter
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (7.27%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
7 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.82%) WSUS
8 1 (1.82%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) CA
1 32 (58.18%) VMware
2 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (43.64%) HP
4 23 (41.82%) Citrix
5 14 (25.45%) NetApp
6 10 (18.18%) Symantec
7 9 (16.36%) Cisco
8 7 (12.73%) Brocade
9 6 (10.91%) FalconStor
9 6 (10.91%) Dell
9 6 (10.91%) Mitel
9 6 (10.91%) Altiris
10 5 (9.09%) 3PAR
10 5 (9.09%) Lumension
11 3 (5.45%) McAfee
11 3 (5.45%) Lotus
11 3 (5.45%) IBM
12 2 (3.64%) SAP
12 2 (3.64%) Intel