The table below looks at the statistics for ARCserve skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ARCserve over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA ARCserve
Rank 602 592 569
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 23 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 13
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£338 £279 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.07% -7.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4785 4457 4006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.17% 8.01% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2928 2634 2312
Average daily rate £403 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 150 157
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.33 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £40.00 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

ARCserve
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ARCserve within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ARCserve Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ARCserve
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ARCserve within the UK.

ARCserve Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ARCserve
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ARCserve within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ARCserve Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ARCserve
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ARCserve within the UK.

ARCserve Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ARCserve
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ARCserve within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ARCserve Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ARCserve
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ARCserve within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
England -16 19 £338 +22.72% 6
East of England +6 5 £256 +19.18%
West Midlands - 5 £400 -
South East -23 4 £295 -1.66% 2
Worcestershire - 4 £400 -
Worcester - 4 £400 -
Peterborough +2 3 - -
Surrey -1 3 £295 -
Cambridgeshire -4 3 - -
London +9 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £235 -
Spalding - 2 £235 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £235 -
Guildford - 2 £295 -
Suffolk +1 1 £175 -7.89%
Wiltshire -2 1 - -
Scotland -5 1 - -
Swindon -7 1 - -
Egham -9 1 - -
South West -11 1 - -
Hampshire -14 1 - -
Thetford - 1 £338 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £175 -
Birmingham - 1 £335 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Inverness - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £338 -

ARCserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ARCserve 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 ARCserve.

1 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (64.71%) VMware
4 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
5 30 (58.82%) MS Exchange
6 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (52.94%) SAN
8 23 (45.10%) CA
9 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
9 22 (43.14%) Cisco
9 22 (43.14%) Citrix
9 22 (43.14%) Firewall
10 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (39.22%) HP
11 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
12 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (33.33%) LAN
14 17 (33.33%) WAN
15 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
15 16 (31.37%) SQL
15 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
15 16 (31.37%) vSphere
16 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (25.49%) Capacity Planning
18 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
19 11 (21.57%) Change Control
19 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2003

ARCserve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ARCserve 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 ARCserve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
4 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (5.88%) Lync
7 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.92%) IIS
9 1 (1.96%) GroupWise
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) SAN
2 22 (43.14%) Firewall
3 17 (33.33%) LAN
3 17 (33.33%) WAN
4 11 (21.57%) Wireless
5 9 (17.65%) DNS
6 7 (13.73%) DHCP
7 6 (11.76%) VPN
8 5 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.84%) SMTP
10 2 (3.92%) VoIP
10 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.96%) NAS
11 1 (1.96%) FTP
11 1 (1.96%) SSL
11 1 (1.96%) Intranet
11 1 (1.96%) Internet
11 1 (1.96%) VLAN
11 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Support Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Support
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
1 2 (3.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) HP Storage
3 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.80%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (21.57%) Change Control
3 10 (19.61%) Network Management
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
5 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.92%) Server Building
9 1 (1.96%) IT Asset Management
9 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.96%) Project Management
9 1 (1.96%) Service Management
9 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.96%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
2 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) vSphere
4 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
5 8 (15.69%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.88%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.92%) XenApp
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.84%) vMotion
3 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 3 (5.88%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.92%) SCCM
4 2 (3.92%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) Unicenter
4 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.96%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) CA
3 22 (43.14%) Cisco
3 22 (43.14%) Citrix
4 20 (39.22%) HP
5 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
6 10 (19.61%) Dell
6 10 (19.61%) EMC
7 7 (13.73%) Brocade
8 5 (9.80%) FalconStor
8 5 (9.80%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (9.80%) Symantec
9 4 (7.84%) McAfee
9 4 (7.84%) Juniper
9 4 (7.84%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.84%) Altiris
10 2 (3.92%) Lumension
10 2 (3.92%) Adobe
11 1 (1.96%) Avaya
11 1 (1.96%) Intel