The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 124 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.34% 4.46% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £303 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% +4.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £19.50 £16.31
% change year-on-year
+44.87% +19.55%
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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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
214 157 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.78% 6.41% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 79 73
Average daily rate £325 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Edinburgh -16 2 £400 +32.23%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
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NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) EMC
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 10 (50.00%) Symantec
4 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Unisys
5 6 (30.00%) MOM
5 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (30.00%) Control-M
5 6 (30.00%) BMC
5 6 (30.00%) IBM
5 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (25.00%) Unicenter
6 5 (25.00%) Tivoli NetView
6 5 (25.00%) Sun
6 5 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) vSphere
6 5 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (20.00%) SLA

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Connectrix
2 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Operator
3 2 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) EDI
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (10.00%) Symmetrix
3 2 (10.00%) Celerra
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCP4
3 1 (5.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) vSphere
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (30.00%) MOM
2 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (30.00%) Control-M
2 6 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
3 5 (25.00%) Tivoli NetView
3 5 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (25.00%) Unicenter
4 3 (15.00%) Legato
5 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (10.00%) WSUS
5 2 (10.00%) Ionix
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
6 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (5.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) EMC
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Symantec
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Unisys
3 6 (30.00%) BMC
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) Sun
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Veritas
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Brocade
7 2 (10.00%) McAfee
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 2 (10.00%) Intel
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) JBoss