The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 239 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +17
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 28 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.85% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.68% 10.68% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.47% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £29.42 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
- +29.72%
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1043 674 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.53% 7.91% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 344 293
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Berkshire -18 10 £400 +28.00% 2
Surrey -1 7 £408 - 3
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £335 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Kent -7 1 - -
Hampshire -52 1 £355 -3.72% 3
West Sussex - 1 £375 - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
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England

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 52 (68.42%) Windows
2 40 (52.63%) DNS
2 40 (52.63%) Symantec
3 39 (51.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 37 (48.68%) Linux
6 34 (44.74%) UNIX
6 34 (44.74%) EMC
7 33 (43.42%) VMware
8 30 (39.47%) Red Hat
9 29 (38.16%) DHCP
10 26 (34.21%) HP
10 26 (34.21%) SAN
11 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
12 23 (30.26%) Citrix
12 23 (30.26%) Veritas
12 23 (30.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (27.63%) vSphere
15 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
17 17 (22.37%) Solaris
17 17 (22.37%) Perl
18 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
19 15 (19.74%) Firewall
19 15 (19.74%) Finance
19 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (18.42%) NFS
21 13 (17.11%) Nagios
21 13 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.79%) IIS
3 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (10.53%) IBM Notes
5 8 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (9.21%) GlassFish
7 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) assyst
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
1 1 (1.32%) PaaS
1 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (52.63%) DNS
2 29 (38.16%) DHCP
3 26 (34.21%) SAN
4 15 (19.74%) Firewall
5 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.21%) LDAP
7 5 (6.58%) SSH
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.58%) FTP
7 5 (6.58%) WAN
8 4 (5.26%) LAN
8 4 (5.26%) VPN
8 4 (5.26%) NAS
9 3 (3.95%) IPsec
9 3 (3.95%) Network Security
9 3 (3.95%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (3.95%) SSL
10 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.63%) DMZ
10 2 (2.63%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Web Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.26%) Web Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) UNIX Support
10 3 (3.95%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Flash
2 3 (3.95%) X-Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Clustering
2 11 (14.47%) Blackberry
3 10 (13.16%) CLARiiON
4 9 (11.84%) Fat Client
4 9 (11.84%) Thin Client
5 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.95%) Replication
7 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.95%) HACMP
8 2 (2.63%) iSeries
8 2 (2.63%) EMC Centera
8 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.63%) AS400
9 1 (1.32%) CMDB
9 1 (1.32%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (1.32%) PMI
9 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 52 (68.42%) Windows
2 39 (51.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (48.68%) Linux
4 34 (44.74%) UNIX
5 23 (30.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
8 17 (22.37%) Solaris
9 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (10.53%) Windows 2000
10 8 (10.53%) AIX
11 3 (3.95%) SUSE
11 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.32%) VMS
13 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (13.16%) Change Management
2 10 (13.16%) ITIL
3 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
4 7 (9.21%) Web Development
4 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
5 6 (7.89%) Capacity Management
5 6 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (3.95%) Time Management
6 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.95%) Project Management
6 3 (3.95%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.95%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.63%) Line Management
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (1.32%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.32%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.32%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) Perl
2 11 (14.47%) C
3 10 (13.16%) VB
3 10 (13.16%) Bourne shell
4 9 (11.84%) Korn
5 8 (10.53%) Java
6 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.89%) SQL
7 4 (5.26%) VBScript
8 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.63%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) HNC
2 9 (11.84%) MCSE
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) CCNA
4 6 (7.89%) CCA
4 6 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.63%) PhD
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) HP APS
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.63%) vSphere
3 14 (18.42%) NFS
4 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.58%) vCloud
7 4 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.95%) XenApp
8 3 (3.95%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.95%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.63%) SRDF
9 2 (2.63%) Veritas File System
9 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.32%) Samba
10 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Nagios
2 10 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (10.53%) Backup Exec
4 7 (9.21%) Puppet
4 7 (9.21%) SCOM
5 6 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (7.89%) WSUS
6 4 (5.26%) Control-M
6 4 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (5.26%) SCCM
7 3 (3.95%) HP SIM
7 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.63%) OpenView
8 2 (2.63%) EMC TimeFinder
9 1 (1.32%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Legato
9 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Symantec
2 34 (44.74%) EMC
3 33 (43.42%) VMware
4 30 (39.47%) Red Hat
5 26 (34.21%) HP
6 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.26%) Citrix
7 23 (30.26%) Veritas
8 12 (15.79%) Isilon
9 11 (14.47%) Oracle
9 11 (14.47%) Sun
10 10 (13.16%) Cisco
11 9 (11.84%) IBM
11 9 (11.84%) Lotus
12 8 (10.53%) Altiris
13 7 (9.21%) 3PAR
13 7 (9.21%) Adobe
13 7 (9.21%) NetApp
14 6 (7.89%) Sophos
15 5 (6.58%) Dell