The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of arcserve products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within arcserve.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
arcserve
UK
Rank 591 611 601
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing arcserve 11 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.031% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 12
Median daily rate £350 £228 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £292 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £228 £275
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £46.50 £20.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - £40.00

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19927 22517 23888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.30% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12360 13480 13683
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 840 973
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

arcserve
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing arcserve as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors 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
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

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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 25 February 2017.

arcserve Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

arcserve
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 6 £350 +53.84% 4
Manchester - 3 £350 -
North West - 3 £350 - 1
London +16 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £363 -
County Antrim - 1 - -

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing arcserve also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for arcserve.

1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Citrix
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) WSUS
8 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
8 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) Migration
8 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
8 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
8 5 (22.73%) Juniper
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) XenServer
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft

arcserve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) DECT
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) IT Support
2 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) BYOD
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
1 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.55%) Server Building
5 1 (4.55%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.55%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) XenServer
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.55%) Firmware
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (27.27%) WSUS
2 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
3 4 (18.18%) SCCM
4 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
5 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.55%) Puppet
5 1 (4.55%) PureDisk
5 1 (4.55%) Simpana
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Citrix
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 3 (13.64%) Symantec
7 2 (9.09%) CA
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) Sophos
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) Sun
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas