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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 407 383 359
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -24
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 159 134 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.33% 4.71% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 69 131
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 £247 £266 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 10
Average hourly rate £26.50 £18.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.93 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £21.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+41.33% -34.78%
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3673 2847 3518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.39% 6.62% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2150 1651 1885
Average daily rate £395 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +3.44%
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 146 154 144
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
NetBackup
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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 24 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 24 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 24 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 -17 63 £450 +16.88% 8
South East +31 51 £338 - 3
West Midlands -8 11 £338 +22.72%
North West -22 10 £375 -14.28% 2
South West -24 9 £365 -18.88% 1
East Midlands -9 6 £375 +19.04%
Yorkshire -14 5 £263 +16.66% 1
East of England -24 5 £400 +113.33% 1
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NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 171 (53.11%) Windows
2 158 (49.07%) VMware
3 154 (47.83%) SAN
4 131 (40.68%) Symantec
5 115 (35.71%) NetApp
6 111 (34.47%) HP
7 100 (31.06%) EMC
8 85 (26.40%) Active Directory
9 83 (25.78%) UNIX
10 81 (25.16%) Solaris
10 81 (25.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 72 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (22.36%) ITIL
12 70 (21.74%) Veritas
13 68 (21.12%) Linux
14 66 (20.50%) Microsoft
15 64 (19.88%) Finance
16 63 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 61 (18.94%) Brocade
18 60 (18.63%) Security Cleared
19 58 (18.01%) DNS
19 58 (18.01%) Cisco
20 56 (17.39%) Citrix
21 52 (16.15%) IBM
22 48 (14.91%) Firewall
23 47 (14.60%) Oracle
23 47 (14.60%) Red Hat
24 44 (13.66%) MS Exchange
25 42 (13.04%) EMC Centera
25 42 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 44 (13.66%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.35%) IIS
3 14 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.93%) Lync
7 3 (0.93%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) Site Server
Applications
1 20 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.86%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) CATIA
4 1 (0.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (47.83%) SAN
2 58 (18.01%) DNS
3 48 (14.91%) Firewall
4 31 (9.63%) DHCP
5 30 (9.32%) NAS
6 27 (8.39%) LAN
7 21 (6.52%) LDAP
8 20 (6.21%) TCP/IP
9 19 (5.90%) WAN
9 19 (5.90%) Connectrix
10 17 (5.28%) VPN
11 16 (4.97%) Internet
12 13 (4.04%) MPLS
13 9 (2.80%) SMTP
13 9 (2.80%) Network Security
13 9 (2.80%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (2.48%) FTP
14 8 (2.48%) HTTP
15 7 (2.17%) iSCSI
16 5 (1.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.31%) DB2
8 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Toad
2 3 (0.93%) Subversion
2 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.62%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.62%) MSI
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.31%) ProC
General
1 64 (19.88%) Finance
2 28 (8.70%) Banking
3 23 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.66%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.55%) Japanese Language
6 4 (1.24%) French Language
6 4 (1.24%) German Language
6 4 (1.24%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Local Government
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (18.01%) Administrator
2 40 (12.42%) Consultant
3 38 (11.80%) Storage Engineer
4 35 (10.87%) Team Leader
5 33 (10.25%) Support Engineer
6 22 (6.83%) Analyst
7 19 (5.90%) Platform Engineer
8 17 (5.28%) Storage Administrator
9 15 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (3.73%) UNIX Administrator
11 11 (3.42%) Server Engineer
11 11 (3.42%) Storage Consultant
11 11 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.42%) Storage Support Engineer
11 11 (3.42%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 10 (3.11%) Backup Engineer
12 10 (3.11%) UNIX Engineer
13 8 (2.48%) Architect
13 8 (2.48%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.42%) XML
2 8 (2.48%) Middleware
3 3 (0.93%) CSS
4 2 (0.62%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.04%) EMC Centera
2 31 (9.63%) Replication
3 27 (8.39%) CLARiiON
4 23 (7.14%) Clustering
5 9 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.17%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.86%) Symmetrix DMX
7 6 (1.86%) iPad
8 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.24%) CMDB
9 4 (1.24%) Celerra
9 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.62%) AS400
10 2 (0.62%) Handset
10 2 (0.62%) Firmware
10 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.62%) iPhone
10 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.62%) Online Games
10 2 (0.62%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 171 (53.11%) Windows
2 83 (25.78%) UNIX
3 81 (25.16%) Solaris
4 72 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (21.12%) Linux
6 63 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (10.87%) AIX
9 24 (7.45%) Windows 7
10 17 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.17%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.86%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.62%) HPUX
14 1 (0.31%) CentOS
14 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (22.36%) ITIL
2 32 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (6.83%) Business Continuity
4 20 (6.21%) Service Management
5 18 (5.59%) Migration
6 17 (5.28%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (4.66%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (4.66%) Resource Management
9 14 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
9 14 (4.35%) Load Balancing
10 13 (4.04%) Change Management
11 12 (3.73%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.42%) Release Management
12 11 (3.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 10 (3.11%) Project Planning
13 10 (3.11%) Project Management
14 9 (2.80%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.80%) Capacity Management
14 9 (2.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.25%) Perl
2 24 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 22 (6.83%) SQL
4 20 (6.21%) Shell Script
5 14 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.48%) VB
7 7 (2.17%) Python
7 7 (2.17%) Bourne shell
8 6 (1.86%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.62%) VBScript
10 2 (0.62%) C
10 2 (0.62%) Java
11 1 (0.31%) AWK
11 1 (0.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 60 (18.63%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.52%) DV Cleared
4 16 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.80%) CCNA
7 8 (2.48%) MCSE
8 7 (2.17%) Degree
9 6 (1.86%) CCA
9 6 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.55%) MCITP
10 5 (1.55%) VCP5
11 4 (1.24%) MCP
12 3 (0.93%) RHCE
12 3 (0.93%) NCDA
13 2 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.52%) SLA
2 17 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 81 (25.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (12.42%) vSphere
4 28 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 25 (7.76%) XenApp
6 23 (7.14%) SRDF
7 22 (6.83%) NFS
8 21 (6.52%) Hyper-V
9 15 (4.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (4.35%) XenDesktop
11 12 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (3.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (3.42%) vCloud
13 10 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (3.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 9 (2.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (1.24%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 35 (10.87%) SCCM
2 31 (9.63%) SCOM
3 19 (5.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (5.59%) EMC TimeFinder
4 18 (5.59%) Tivoli
4 18 (5.59%) WSUS
5 16 (4.97%) Backup Exec
6 14 (4.35%) HP SIM
7 12 (3.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (3.42%) Puppet
9 10 (3.11%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (2.48%) Control-M
10 8 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
11 7 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (2.17%) YUM
12 6 (1.86%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.86%) Nagios
13 5 (1.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 158 (49.07%) VMware
2 131 (40.68%) Symantec
3 115 (35.71%) NetApp
4 111 (34.47%) HP
5 100 (31.06%) EMC
6 70 (21.74%) Veritas
7 66 (20.50%) Microsoft
8 61 (18.94%) Brocade
9 58 (18.01%) Cisco
10 56 (17.39%) Citrix
11 52 (16.15%) IBM
12 47 (14.60%) Oracle
12 47 (14.60%) Red Hat
13 22 (6.83%) Intel
14 19 (5.90%) Sun
15 15 (4.66%) CheckPoint
16 11 (3.42%) BMC
17 9 (2.80%) AppSense
17 9 (2.80%) McAfee
17 9 (2.80%) 3PAR
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