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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 635 611 580
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -31
Contract jobs citing arcserve 26 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.054% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 13
Median daily rate £300 £316 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +40.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £265 £223
% change year-on-year
+14.15% +18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £23.25 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.25 £17.13
% change year-on-year
- +35.76%

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
24337 25104 24254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.05% 44.07% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14903 14727 13393
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 819 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.70 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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

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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

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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 July 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 21 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 July 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 -17 18 £350 +10.67% 5
Lincolnshire +4 6 £400 +70.21%
East Midlands +2 6 £400 +70.21%
Renfrewshire - 5 £300 -
Lincoln - 5 £400 -
Erskine - 5 £300 -
North East - 5 £355 -
Scotland - 5 £300 -
South East -4 4 £233 -1.06% 2
Surrey -8 4 £233 -1.06%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £350 -
Guildford 0 2 £273 +15.95%
London -8 2 £225 -50.00% 1
Wales - 2 £375 -
South Wales - 2 £375 -
Spalding -5 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £200 -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
Northumberland - 1 £360 -
North West - 1 £300 - 1

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 28 (66.67%) VMware
3 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 23 (54.76%) Symantec
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
5 22 (52.38%) DHCP
5 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (47.62%) DNS
7 18 (42.86%) HP
8 16 (38.10%) SAN
8 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (35.71%) SQL
9 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
10 14 (33.33%) Clustering
10 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 14 (33.33%) Citrix
11 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
12 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (28.57%) CA
12 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
13 11 (26.19%) Linux
13 11 (26.19%) ITIL
13 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Clustering
13 11 (26.19%) NetBackup
14 10 (23.81%) SCCM
14 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008

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 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (4.76%) IIS
8 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
9 1 (2.38%) Apache
9 1 (2.38%) CMS
9 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (2.38%) JBoss
9 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.38%) InDesign
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) DHCP
2 20 (47.62%) DNS
3 16 (38.10%) SAN
4 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 7 (16.67%) SMTP
6 5 (11.90%) Firewall
6 5 (11.90%) LAN
6 5 (11.90%) WAN
7 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
7 4 (9.52%) NetScaler
8 3 (7.14%) Wireless
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
9 2 (4.76%) VPN
10 1 (2.38%) DMZ
10 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.38%) Intranet
10 1 (2.38%) Skype
10 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Backup Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Wintel Support
6 3 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) PKI
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (4.76%) Replication
6 2 (4.76%) Social Media
7 1 (2.38%) Blog
7 1 (2.38%) BYOD
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) Fintech
7 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.38%) Informatics
7 1 (2.38%) iPhone
7 1 (2.38%) Statistics
7 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.52%) AIX
8 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
9 3 (7.14%) Android
10 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.38%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.90%) High Availability
4 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Release Management
6 3 (7.14%) Server Building
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Change Control
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) Perl
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby
2 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 6 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.29%) XenApp
5 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.52%) Firmware
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.76%) NFS
7 2 (4.76%) vSphere
7 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (26.19%) NetBackup
3 10 (23.81%) SCCM
4 9 (21.43%) SCOM
5 5 (11.90%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (11.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (11.90%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (11.90%) PureDisk
5 5 (11.90%) SCVMM
5 5 (11.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (11.90%) WSUS
6 4 (9.52%) Legato
6 4 (9.52%) Simpana
6 4 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
7 2 (4.76%) vMotion
8 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) VMware
2 23 (54.76%) Symantec
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 18 (42.86%) HP
5 14 (33.33%) Citrix
6 12 (28.57%) CA
7 9 (21.43%) IBM
8 6 (14.29%) Remedy
8 6 (14.29%) Veeam
9 5 (11.90%) 3PAR
9 5 (11.90%) CommVault
9 5 (11.90%) Dell
9 5 (11.90%) Intel Security
10 4 (9.52%) AppSense
10 4 (9.52%) Brocade
10 4 (9.52%) Cisco
10 4 (9.52%) EMC
10 4 (9.52%) Lumension
10 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
10 4 (9.52%) Trend Micro
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