The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 130 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 10 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.61% 5.77% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £328 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -20.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £395 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.25
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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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
217 156 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.80% 6.36% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 73 109
Average daily rate £420 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.36 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.22% -13.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £14.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Wiltshire -7 7 £325 +1.56%
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Devon - - - -
NetBackup
England

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Symantec
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (42.11%) HP SIM
5 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
5 8 (42.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (42.11%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) SLA
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 7 (36.84%) vSphere
6 7 (36.84%) 3PAR
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) UNIX
9 4 (21.05%) AIX
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DHCP
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (63.16%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Storage Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) IBM XIV
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Solaris
4 5 (26.32%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) AIX
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.53%) XenServer
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) HP SIM
1 8 (42.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Symantec
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) HP
4 7 (36.84%) 3PAR
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Veeam
8 1 (5.26%) Sun
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (5.26%) Veritas