The first table below looks at the demand for ARCserve skills 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 1 August 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 London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA ARCserve
Rank 392 412 407
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 16 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£256 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.13 - £25.00
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1821 1546 1735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.76% 6.37% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1003 1027
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £15.20 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £81.77 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
ARCserve
England

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 Systems Management 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 1 August 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
City of London +29 2 £180 -52.00% 1
Dagenham - - - -
ARCserve
England

ARCserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows XP
3 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (50.00%) Citrix
5 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
6 11 (42.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (42.31%) Finance
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (34.62%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
8 9 (34.62%) Hedge funds
8 9 (34.62%) Remedy
8 9 (34.62%) Financial Institution
8 9 (34.62%) Front Office
8 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
8 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
9 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
9 8 (30.77%) CA
10 7 (26.92%) SAN
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (23.08%) MS Office
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) WAN
12 5 (19.23%) SQL
12 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
12 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
12 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared

ARCserve
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (15.38%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Financial Institution
2 9 (34.62%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Junior
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 9 (34.62%) Hedge funds
3 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
3 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows XP
3 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
1 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.54%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.85%) DameWare
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Remedy
3 8 (30.77%) CA
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) Cognos
5 4 (15.38%) Intel
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
7 2 (7.69%) CommVault
7 2 (7.69%) McAfee
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint