The first table below looks at the demand for NetBackup 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 NetBackup over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 388 384 368
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 172 139 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.58% 4.87% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 70 128
Average daily rate £375 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £249 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 11
Average hourly rate £26.50 £19.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.99% -39.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £18.03 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £21.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.63 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+34.99% -31.72%
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3758 2854 3479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.61% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 1669 1882
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 152 149
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.05 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
NetBackup
UK

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in England

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in England

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in England

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in England

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Histogram in England

NetBackup
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 NetBackup within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -41 63 £450 +16.88% 13
South East +14 53 £338 +3.84% 5
West Midlands -9 13 £350 +3.70% 3
South West -31 12 £365 -18.88% 2
North West -19 10 £375 -14.28% 2
East of England -28 10 £370 +97.33% 1
East Midlands -7 6 £375 +19.04%
Yorkshire -7 5 £263 +16.66% 2
NetBackup
UK

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup.

1 179 (52.96%) Windows
2 164 (48.52%) VMware
3 156 (46.15%) SAN
4 139 (41.12%) Symantec
5 117 (34.62%) HP
6 116 (34.32%) NetApp
7 102 (30.18%) EMC
8 92 (27.22%) Active Directory
9 89 (26.33%) UNIX
10 87 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 84 (24.85%) Solaris
12 80 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 77 (22.78%) Veritas
14 74 (21.89%) Linux
15 73 (21.60%) ITIL
16 71 (21.01%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (20.12%) Microsoft
18 66 (19.53%) Finance
19 65 (19.23%) DNS
20 64 (18.93%) Brocade
21 63 (18.64%) Security Cleared
22 62 (18.34%) Cisco
23 58 (17.16%) Citrix
24 53 (15.68%) Red Hat
24 53 (15.68%) IBM
25 51 (15.09%) Firewall
26 48 (14.20%) MS Exchange
26 48 (14.20%) Oracle
27 47 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 45 (13.31%) SC Cleared

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (14.20%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (4.14%) IIS
5 9 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.89%) Lync
8 3 (0.89%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.89%) Apache
8 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.30%) Site Server
Applications
1 20 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) CATIA
4 1 (0.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (46.15%) SAN
2 65 (19.23%) DNS
3 51 (15.09%) Firewall
4 37 (10.95%) DHCP
5 32 (9.47%) NAS
6 29 (8.58%) LAN
7 22 (6.51%) TCP/IP
8 21 (6.21%) WAN
8 21 (6.21%) LDAP
9 19 (5.62%) Connectrix
10 17 (5.03%) VPN
11 16 (4.73%) Internet
12 13 (3.85%) MPLS
13 11 (3.25%) SMTP
14 10 (2.96%) HTTP
14 10 (2.96%) Network Security
15 9 (2.66%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (2.37%) FTP
17 7 (2.07%) iSCSI
18 5 (1.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.96%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.30%) MySQL
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Toad
2 3 (0.89%) Subversion
2 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.59%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.59%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.30%) ProC
General
1 66 (19.53%) Finance
2 29 (8.58%) Banking
3 23 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.07%) Japanese Language
6 4 (1.18%) Local Government
6 4 (1.18%) French Language
6 4 (1.18%) German Language
6 4 (1.18%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.59%) Back Office
7 2 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (17.75%) Administrator
2 41 (12.13%) Storage Engineer
3 40 (11.83%) Consultant
4 39 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 35 (10.36%) Team Leader
6 23 (6.80%) Analyst
7 19 (5.62%) Platform Engineer
8 17 (5.03%) Storage Administrator
9 16 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
12 12 (3.55%) Server Engineer
12 12 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (3.25%) Storage Consultant
13 11 (3.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 11 (3.25%) Storage Support Engineer
14 10 (2.96%) Backup Engineer
14 10 (2.96%) UNIX Engineer
15 8 (2.37%) Architect
15 8 (2.37%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.25%) XML
2 8 (2.37%) Middleware
3 4 (1.18%) CSS
4 2 (0.59%) HTML
5 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.43%) EMC Centera
2 31 (9.17%) Replication
3 27 (7.99%) CLARiiON
4 23 (6.80%) Clustering
5 9 (2.66%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.07%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.78%) Symmetrix DMX
7 6 (1.78%) iPad
8 5 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.18%) CMDB
9 4 (1.18%) Celerra
9 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.89%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.89%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.59%) Online Games
11 2 (0.59%) iPhone
11 2 (0.59%) AS400
11 2 (0.59%) Handset
11 2 (0.59%) Firmware
11 2 (0.59%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 179 (52.96%) Windows
2 89 (26.33%) UNIX
3 84 (24.85%) Solaris
4 80 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (21.89%) Linux
6 71 (21.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (10.36%) AIX
9 30 (8.88%) Windows 7
10 17 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.07%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.78%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.59%) HPUX
14 1 (0.30%) CentOS
14 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (21.60%) ITIL
2 34 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (6.51%) Business Continuity
4 21 (6.21%) Migration
5 20 (5.92%) Service Management
6 19 (5.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (4.44%) Resource Management
9 14 (4.14%) Load Balancing
9 14 (4.14%) Business Continuity Management
10 13 (3.85%) Change Management
11 12 (3.55%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.25%) Release Management
12 11 (3.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 10 (2.96%) Project Planning
13 10 (2.96%) Project Management
13 10 (2.96%) Change Control
14 9 (2.66%) Capacity Management
14 9 (2.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.95%) Perl
2 24 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 23 (6.80%) SQL
4 21 (6.21%) Shell Script
5 14 (4.14%) Bash Shell
6 11 (3.25%) VB
7 10 (2.96%) Bourne shell
8 7 (2.07%) Python
9 6 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.48%) C
10 5 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.18%) Korn
12 2 (0.59%) VBScript
12 2 (0.59%) Java
13 1 (0.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 63 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 45 (13.31%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.21%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.25%) CCNA
6 9 (2.66%) MCSE
7 8 (2.37%) Degree
8 7 (2.07%) CCA
8 7 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (1.78%) MCITP
10 5 (1.48%) RHCE
10 5 (1.48%) VCP5
11 4 (1.18%) MCP
12 3 (0.89%) CCSA
12 3 (0.89%) NCDA
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.21%) SLA
2 17 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.07%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (27.22%) Active Directory
2 87 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (12.13%) vSphere
4 31 (9.17%) VMware ESX
5 26 (7.69%) NFS
6 25 (7.40%) XenApp
7 23 (6.80%) SRDF
8 21 (6.21%) Hyper-V
9 15 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (4.14%) XenDesktop
11 13 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (3.25%) vCloud
13 10 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (2.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 10 (2.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (1.18%) XenServer
14 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 40 (11.83%) SCCM
2 32 (9.47%) SCOM
3 20 (5.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (5.92%) WSUS
4 19 (5.62%) Tivoli
5 18 (5.33%) EMC TimeFinder
6 16 (4.73%) Backup Exec
7 14 (4.14%) HP SIM
8 12 (3.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (3.25%) Puppet
10 10 (2.96%) EMC Navisphere
11 9 (2.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (2.66%) Control-M
12 8 (2.37%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (2.07%) YUM
14 6 (1.78%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (1.78%) Nagios
15 5 (1.48%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 164 (48.52%) VMware
2 139 (41.12%) Symantec
3 117 (34.62%) HP
4 116 (34.32%) NetApp
5 102 (30.18%) EMC
6 77 (22.78%) Veritas
7 68 (20.12%) Microsoft
8 64 (18.93%) Brocade
9 62 (18.34%) Cisco
10 58 (17.16%) Citrix
11 53 (15.68%) IBM
11 53 (15.68%) Red Hat
12 48 (14.20%) Oracle
13 22 (6.51%) Intel
14 21 (6.21%) Sun
15 17 (5.03%) CheckPoint
16 12 (3.55%) BMC
17 11 (3.25%) McAfee
18 10 (2.96%) Blue Coat
19 9 (2.66%) 3PAR
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Apeiro Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Rate: flexible for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Flexible for the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 28 days ago