The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 131 123 141
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.30% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.99% 4.05% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£530 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% +2.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +26.84%
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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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
201 222 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.32% 7.51% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 91 84
Average daily rate £300 £310 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £202 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 16
Average hourly rate £20.28 £31.56 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.73% +55.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £19.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £38.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cheshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
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NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Replication
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Infor
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Storage Architect
3 1 (7.69%) EMC Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) IBM XIV
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
4 3 (23.08%) Infor
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) SAP