The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
Rank 598 568 565
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.047% 0.088% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£222 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.88% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £222 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.25 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4277 3407 3374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.05% 7.10% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2611 2102 1811
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 148 188
Average hourly rate £21.73 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

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 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
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PureDisk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) MSI
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

PureDisk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (25.00%) DameWare
2 1 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC