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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
Rank 575 548 524
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -24
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 4 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.032% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.096% 0.45% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
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£348 £223 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -47.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £213 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £225 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £222 £223 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -40.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4164 3353 2892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.45% 7.16% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2629 2071 1551
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 135 203
Average hourly rate £20.06 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.42 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.68 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PureDisk across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

PureDisk Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) WMI
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
5 1 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

PureDisk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) WMI
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
3 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (16.67%) DameWare
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR