The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA ARCserve
Rank 575 542 562
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Contract jobs citing ARCserve 28 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.021% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.31% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 21
Average daily rate £200 £185 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -21.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £154 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £305 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £170 £224
% change year-on-year
+48.52% -24.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £17.00
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4210 3199 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.32% 6.58% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2432 1841 2005
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 159 158
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.90 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%

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 16 April 2014.

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
Top 28 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -24 22 £275 +37.50% 6
London -31 7 £200 -42.85% 1
South Wales -9 5 £175 +2.94%
Wales -17 5 £175 +2.94%
South West -12 3 £350 +75.00%
East of England -31 3 - - 1
City of London - 3 £188 -
Berkshire -7 2 £450 +73.07% 2
South East -11 2 £450 +109.30% 2
Yorkshire -17 2 £175 +26.81%
Reading - 2 £450 - 1
Bridgend - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Spalding - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

ARCserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) MS Exchange
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 28 (60.87%) VMware
4 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (45.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (41.30%) SAN
9 17 (36.96%) MS Office
10 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
11 14 (30.43%) DNS
11 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
12 12 (26.09%) DHCP
12 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
13 11 (23.91%) WAN
13 11 (23.91%) CA
13 11 (23.91%) McAfee
14 10 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (21.74%) Citrix
14 10 (21.74%) Terminal Services
14 10 (21.74%) LAN
14 10 (21.74%) HP
15 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
15 9 (19.57%) Thin Client
15 9 (19.57%) ISA Server
15 9 (19.57%) Fat Client
15 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec

ARCserve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 29 (63.04%) MS Exchange
2 21 (45.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
6 7 (15.22%) IIS
6 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) SAN
2 14 (30.43%) DNS
3 12 (26.09%) DHCP
3 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (23.91%) WAN
5 10 (21.74%) LAN
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
7 6 (13.04%) Network Security
8 4 (8.70%) VoIP
8 4 (8.70%) NAS
9 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.52%) VLAN
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.35%) Wireless
10 2 (4.35%) VPN
10 2 (4.35%) ADSL
11 1 (2.17%) SMTP
11 1 (2.17%) Internet
11 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (15.22%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) Backup Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Server Support
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Thin Client
1 9 (19.57%) Fat Client
2 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
3 7 (15.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) CCTV
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) UNIX
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
2 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.04%) Change Management
3 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Data Security
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) Network Management
7 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) MCP
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCDST
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (21.74%) Terminal Services
5 9 (19.57%) ISA Server
5 9 (19.57%) XenApp
6 5 (10.87%) KVM
7 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.35%) vSphere
9 2 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (2.17%) MetaFrame
10 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 8 (17.39%) SCCM
3 7 (15.22%) NetBackup
4 5 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (6.52%) WSUS
5 3 (6.52%) SCVMM
5 3 (6.52%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (4.35%) SCOM
6 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Legato
7 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) VMware
2 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) CA
3 11 (23.91%) McAfee
4 10 (21.74%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) Cisco
6 7 (15.22%) Cognos
6 7 (15.22%) Intel
6 7 (15.22%) Symantec
7 6 (13.04%) IBM
8 5 (10.87%) Websense
8 5 (10.87%) F5
8 5 (10.87%) ServiceNow
9 4 (8.70%) Veeam
10 3 (6.52%) Fujitsu
10 3 (6.52%) Acronis
10 3 (6.52%) Sophos
11 2 (4.35%) Remedy
11 2 (4.35%) Kaspersky
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £18 - £20 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago