The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of arcserve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within arcserve.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 401 413 401
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing arcserve 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.021% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £425 £450 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +94.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £288 £291
% change year-on-year
-21.85% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +166.66%
arcserve
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

arcserve
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing arcserve across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

arcserve Jobs Demand Trend in London

arcserve
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

arcserve Daily Rate Trend in London

arcserve
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

arcserve Hourly Rate Trend in London

arcserve
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London - 1 £425 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
arcserve
England

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing arcserve 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 arcserve.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) DHCP
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) VPN
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) SAN
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) Veeam
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (30.77%) Server Building
9 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (23.08%) vMotion

arcserve
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing arcserve 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 arcserve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) SMTP
7 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Server Building
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) Facilities Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
2 3 (23.08%) vMotion
3 2 (15.38%) HP SIM
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) CA
5 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.69%) SunGard
6 1 (7.69%) Temenos
6 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro