The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA ARCserve
Rank 526 537 567
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 27 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.026% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.72% 0.35% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.13 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.13 - £25.00
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3731 3437 3487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.56% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2196 1963 1855
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 153 157
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £41.80 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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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

ARCserve
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

ARCserve
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 1 August 2014.

ARCserve Daily Rate Histogram in England

ARCserve
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

ARCserve
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 1 August 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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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 +20 16 £256 -31.66% 1
South East - 6 £300 - 3
South West - 2 - -
North West - - - -
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ARCserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 33 (62.26%) MS Exchange
3 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
3 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
5 26 (49.06%) VMware
6 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (37.74%) Citrix
8 20 (37.74%) CA
8 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
9 19 (35.85%) Windows 7
10 18 (33.96%) SAN
11 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
12 15 (28.30%) LAN
12 15 (28.30%) Blackberry
12 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
13 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
13 14 (26.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (26.42%) WAN
13 14 (26.42%) HP
14 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
14 13 (24.53%) MS Office
14 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (22.64%) Cisco
15 12 (22.64%) Terminal Services
16 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
16 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (20.75%) Asset Management

ARCserve
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (62.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
4 14 (26.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.89%) Moodle
9 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) SAN
2 15 (28.30%) LAN
3 14 (26.42%) WAN
4 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.21%) Firewall
6 4 (7.55%) SMTP
6 4 (7.55%) VoIP
6 4 (7.55%) Wireless
7 3 (5.66%) VPN
8 2 (3.77%) 3G
8 2 (3.77%) DNS
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) ADSL
8 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (15.09%) Cognos Impromptu
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Front Office
2 9 (16.98%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Junior
1 9 (16.98%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (13.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Support
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Support
7 3 (5.66%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.89%) WAMP
1 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Blackberry
2 9 (16.98%) Hedge funds
2 9 (16.98%) Thin Client
2 9 (16.98%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (35.85%) Windows 7
5 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Asset Management
2 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
3 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.32%) Change Control
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Network Management
7 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) CAD
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.89%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.89%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) MCP
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.64%) Terminal Services
4 10 (18.87%) XenApp
5 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
7 5 (9.43%) vSphere
8 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (5.66%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) NetBackup
2 6 (11.32%) HP SIM
3 5 (9.43%) SCCM
4 4 (7.55%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.55%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (5.66%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 2 (3.77%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.89%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.89%) DameWare
7 1 (1.89%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (49.06%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Citrix
3 20 (37.74%) CA
4 14 (26.42%) HP
5 12 (22.64%) Cisco
6 9 (16.98%) Intel
6 9 (16.98%) Remedy
7 8 (15.09%) Symantec
7 8 (15.09%) Cognos
8 4 (7.55%) McAfee
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle
10 2 (3.77%) CommVault
10 2 (3.77%) Lotus
10 2 (3.77%) Brocade
10 2 (3.77%) Veeam
11 1 (1.89%) Lumension
11 1 (1.89%) Becrypt
11 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.89%) Mitel