The first table below looks at the demand for PureDisk 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 PureDisk over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
Rank 560 548 557
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.053% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£400 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -48.00%
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3753 3436 3511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.61% 7.37% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2205 1953 1841
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 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 158 160
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £42.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
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PureDisk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PureDisk Jobs Demand Trend in England

PureDisk
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PureDisk Daily Rate Trend in England

PureDisk
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PureDisk Hourly Rate Trend in England

PureDisk
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 PureDisk within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
East of England - - - -
PureDisk
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PureDisk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PureDisk 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 PureDisk.

1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
5 1 (16.67%) MSI
5 1 (16.67%) DameWare
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

PureDisk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PureDisk 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 PureDisk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Migration Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
2 1 (16.67%) DameWare
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix