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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 137 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +13
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 8 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.42% 10.61% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate
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£500 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
234 132 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.22% 5.91% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 67 139
Average daily rate £425 £315 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £470 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.12 £31.22 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.47%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 November 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
Wiltshire -9 6 £500 -
Bristol - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
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NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
1 23 (92.00%) Symantec
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (88.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (84.00%) ITIL
4 20 (80.00%) HP
4 20 (80.00%) DHCP
4 20 (80.00%) DNS
4 20 (80.00%) SLA
4 20 (80.00%) HP SIM
4 20 (80.00%) DV Cleared
4 20 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
6 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
7 15 (60.00%) Linux
8 14 (56.00%) Firewall
8 14 (56.00%) Capacity Management
9 13 (52.00%) 3PAR
9 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (52.00%) vSphere
10 9 (36.00%) SCCM
11 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
12 7 (28.00%) SCOM
12 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) DHCP
1 20 (80.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
General
1 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Administrator
2 20 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (52.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 13 (52.00%) Storage Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Backup Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) vCloud
6 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) HP SIM
1 20 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (36.00%) SCCM
3 7 (28.00%) SCOM
4 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Symantec
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (80.00%) HP
4 13 (52.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam