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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 627 634 610
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Contract jobs citing arcserve 23 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.036% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.082% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 14
Median daily rate £294 £349 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.63% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £229 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £338 £291
% change year-on-year
-12.88% +15.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £27.38 £25.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +48.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.50 £17.13
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +48.90%

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
24523 25740 25862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.20% 44.05% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15198 14398
Median daily rate £404 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 834 1098 1103
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 25 August 2016.

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

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Top 17 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 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 19 £287 -17.57% 2
South East +12 8 £240 -18.64%
Surrey +2 7 £200 -32.20%
East Midlands +1 5 £400 +70.21% 1
Lincolnshire -2 5 £400 +70.21%
Guildford +5 4 £280 -5.00%
London -12 4 £225 -50.00% 1
Lincoln - 3 £400 -
Spalding -3 2 - -
Epsom - 2 £200 -
South Wales - 2 £375 -
Wales - 2 £375 -
Hampshire +3 1 £294 -
Northumberland - 1 £360 -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
North East - 1 £360 -
North West - 1 £300 -

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
3 29 (63.04%) VMware
4 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 25 (54.35%) HP
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 23 (50.00%) Symantec
7 21 (45.65%) DHCP
7 21 (45.65%) DNS
8 20 (43.48%) SAN
9 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
12 16 (34.78%) Citrix
13 15 (32.61%) SQL
13 15 (32.61%) ITIL
13 15 (32.61%) Backup Exec
14 14 (30.43%) Clustering
14 14 (30.43%) SharePoint
15 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
15 13 (28.26%) CA
15 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
15 13 (28.26%) SCCM
16 12 (26.09%) SCOM
16 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (23.91%) Linux
17 11 (23.91%) NetBackup

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 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) IIS
6 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
8 2 (4.35%) CMS
8 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
8 2 (4.35%) WordPress
9 1 (2.17%) Apache
9 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (2.17%) JBoss
9 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.35%) InDesign
3 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) DHCP
1 21 (45.65%) DNS
2 20 (43.48%) SAN
3 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.22%) Firewall
4 7 (15.22%) SMTP
5 6 (13.04%) LAN
5 6 (13.04%) WAN
6 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
6 5 (10.87%) Wireless
7 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.35%) Internet
8 2 (4.35%) Intranet
8 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.35%) MPLS
8 2 (4.35%) Skype
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) VPN
9 1 (2.17%) DMZ
9 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Backup Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Support
6 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Clustering
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
4 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.87%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (10.87%) PKI
6 4 (8.70%) Replication
7 3 (6.52%) Social Media
8 2 (4.35%) Blog
8 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
8 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
8 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
8 2 (4.35%) HP Storage
8 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.35%) NHS
8 2 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.70%) AIX
8 4 (8.70%) Android
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Solaris
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Change Management
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (10.87%) High Availability
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.52%) ERP
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Release Management
6 3 (6.52%) SEO
6 3 (6.52%) Server Building
6 3 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSE
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) XenApp
5 6 (13.04%) Terminal Services
5 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
6 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.70%) Firmware
7 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (4.35%) NFS
8 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Backup Exec
2 13 (28.26%) SCCM
3 12 (26.09%) SCOM
4 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (23.91%) NetBackup
5 7 (15.22%) WSUS
6 5 (10.87%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (10.87%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (10.87%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (10.87%) PureDisk
6 5 (10.87%) SCVMM
6 5 (10.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Legato
7 4 (8.70%) Simpana
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (4.35%) HP SIM
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Puppet
8 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 25 (54.35%) HP
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (50.00%) Symantec
4 16 (34.78%) Citrix
5 13 (28.26%) CA
6 9 (19.57%) IBM
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 7 (15.22%) EMC
7 7 (15.22%) Veeam
8 6 (13.04%) Remedy
9 5 (10.87%) 3PAR
9 5 (10.87%) CommVault
9 5 (10.87%) Dell
9 5 (10.87%) Intel Security
10 4 (8.70%) AppSense
10 4 (8.70%) Brocade
10 4 (8.70%) Lumension
10 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
10 4 (8.70%) Trend Micro
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