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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA ARCserve
Rank 560 540 544
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 30 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.048% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.70% 0.67% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +221.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 -
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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
4272 3412 3261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.01% 7.12% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 2112 1753
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 154 187
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.20 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.51%

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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 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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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
South East -1 21 £301 +4.63% 3
London -14 7 £275 -26.66% 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £240 - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) MS Exchange
3 38 (66.67%) VMware
4 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
5 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (54.39%) CA
7 29 (50.88%) SharePoint
8 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
9 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (43.86%) Citrix
11 24 (42.11%) HP
12 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
13 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
14 20 (35.09%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (35.09%) SAN
14 20 (35.09%) Windows XP
15 19 (33.33%) SQL
16 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
16 17 (29.82%) SMTP
16 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (28.07%) HP SIM
18 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
19 14 (24.56%) SLA
19 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
20 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
20 13 (22.81%) Blackberry
21 12 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 12 (21.05%) LAN
21 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
21 12 (21.05%) Asset Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 39 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 29 (50.88%) SharePoint
3 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (5.26%) IIS
10 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.75%) Moodle
10 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) SAN
2 17 (29.82%) SMTP
3 12 (21.05%) LAN
4 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.04%) WAN
6 4 (7.02%) VoIP
7 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Firewall
8 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.51%) 3G
9 1 (1.75%) DNS
9 1 (1.75%) DHCP
9 1 (1.75%) Wireless
9 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (1.75%) FCoE
9 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (7.02%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Financial Institution
2 9 (15.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Administrator
2 15 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (15.79%) Junior
5 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (5.26%) Storage Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) IT Support
9 2 (3.51%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.51%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Application Packaging
1 3 (5.26%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.81%) Blackberry
3 9 (15.79%) Hedge funds
4 6 (10.53%) Replication
5 4 (7.02%) Clustering
5 4 (7.02%) Fat Client
5 4 (7.02%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (35.09%) Windows XP
5 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) Linux
7 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
8 3 (5.26%) UNIX
9 1 (1.75%) Fedora
9 1 (1.75%) CentOS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
2 12 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 9 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL
4 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.02%) Network Management
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 4 (7.02%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.51%) CAD
8 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.75%) Electronic Design Automation
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) Line Management
8 1 (1.75%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.75%) MCTS
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.79%) XenApp
3 9 (15.79%) vSphere
3 9 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 6 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.75%) NFS
8 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) HP SIM
2 6 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (8.77%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.02%) Unicenter
4 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (7.02%) SCCM
5 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.51%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.75%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.75%) DameWare
7 1 (1.75%) Nagios
7 1 (1.75%) Legato
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) VMware
2 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
3 31 (54.39%) CA
4 25 (43.86%) Citrix
5 24 (42.11%) HP
6 10 (17.54%) Symantec
6 10 (17.54%) Remedy
7 8 (14.04%) Cisco
8 5 (8.77%) Intel
8 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.02%) Lumension
9 4 (7.02%) Altiris
9 4 (7.02%) Brocade
9 4 (7.02%) Cognos
9 4 (7.02%) NetApp
9 4 (7.02%) Lotus
9 4 (7.02%) IBM
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle
10 3 (5.26%) Dell
10 3 (5.26%) Veeam