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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 606 611 586
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Contract jobs citing arcserve 18 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.023% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.053% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 24
Median daily rate £280 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £178 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £400 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -
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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
22151 22748 23930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.73% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 13689 13802
Median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 979 1132
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing arcserve as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +22 9 £280 -
London +20 5 £225 -
East Midlands -10 1 - - 2
West Midlands -32 1 £180 -49.93%
Yorkshire - 1 £280 -
North West - 1 £300 - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing arcserve also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for arcserve.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
3 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
4 19 (51.35%) VMware
5 17 (45.95%) HP
5 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (40.54%) Symantec
7 14 (37.84%) DNS
7 14 (37.84%) DHCP
8 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
8 13 (35.14%) SAN
8 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
9 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
10 11 (29.73%) ITIL
10 11 (29.73%) Citrix
10 11 (29.73%) NetBackup
10 11 (29.73%) Backup Exec
10 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
11 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
11 9 (24.32%) SCCM
11 9 (24.32%) Change Management
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
11 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
12 8 (21.62%) CA
12 8 (21.62%) IBM
12 8 (21.62%) EMC
12 8 (21.62%) SCOM
13 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
1 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.11%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) CMS
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (5.41%) WordPress
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.41%) InDesign
2 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) DHCP
1 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
5 5 (13.51%) Firewall
5 5 (13.51%) Wireless
6 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
7 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 2 (5.41%) Intranet
8 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.41%) MPLS
8 2 (5.41%) Skype
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
9 1 (2.70%) SMTP
9 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Backup Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Wintel Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (13.51%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Hedge funds
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (5.41%) Blog
5 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
5 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.41%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) HP Storage
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) NHS
5 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.70%) AS400
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) AIX
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Solaris
7 3 (8.11%) Android
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Change Management
3 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) SEO
5 3 (8.11%) Server Patching
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Content Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) XenApp
4 5 (13.51%) Terminal Services
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.11%) Firmware
6 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Backup Exec
1 11 (29.73%) NetBackup
2 9 (24.32%) SCCM
3 8 (21.62%) SCOM
4 5 (13.51%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (13.51%) PureDisk
4 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Legato
5 4 (10.81%) Simpana
6 2 (5.41%) HP SIM
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.41%) Puppet
6 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.41%) WSUS
7 1 (2.70%) DameWare
7 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) HP
3 15 (40.54%) Symantec
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Citrix
6 8 (21.62%) CA
6 8 (21.62%) EMC
6 8 (21.62%) IBM
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco
7 6 (16.22%) Veeam
8 5 (13.51%) CommVault
8 5 (13.51%) Remedy
9 3 (8.11%) Apple
9 3 (8.11%) Dell
9 3 (8.11%) Sage
10 2 (5.41%) Bloomberg
10 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.41%) Reuters
10 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.41%) Trend Micro