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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
arcserve
UK
Rank 582 590 588
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing arcserve 11 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.044% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 16
Median daily rate £350 £235 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -47.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £385 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £228 £340
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -33.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+106.66% -

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
20304 21658 22770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.26% 43.32% 45.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12487 12740 13329
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 863 997
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +6 6 £350 +48.93% 5
Manchester - 4 £350 -
North West - 4 £350 -
South West +7 1 - - 1
London -4 1 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £363 -
County Antrim - 1 - -

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 17 (58.62%) VMware
4 14 (48.28%) Citrix
4 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
6 11 (37.93%) HP
6 11 (37.93%) Cisco
7 10 (34.48%) Firewall
7 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
8 9 (31.03%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) SAN
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) WSUS
10 7 (24.14%) SCCM
10 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
10 7 (24.14%) EMC
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
11 6 (20.69%) SCOM
11 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared

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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) InDesign
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) MPLS
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) DECT
5 1 (3.45%) Intranet
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) Hedge funds
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (6.90%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.45%) AS400
5 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.45%) Blog
5 1 (3.45%) BYOD
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.45%) AIX
9 1 (3.45%) Android
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Security
4 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
4 3 (10.34%) Security Patching
4 3 (10.34%) Server Building
4 3 (10.34%) Server Hardening
4 3 (10.34%) Server Patching
4 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) XenServer
4 4 (13.79%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) Firmware
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) WSUS
2 7 (24.14%) SCCM
3 6 (20.69%) SCOM
4 5 (17.24%) Backup Exec
4 5 (17.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
5 3 (10.34%) Puppet
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.45%) DameWare
7 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (3.45%) Legato
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (3.45%) PureDisk
7 1 (3.45%) Simpana
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) EMC
5 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) Juniper
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Symantec
8 2 (6.90%) CA
8 2 (6.90%) IBM
8 2 (6.90%) SAP
8 2 (6.90%) Sophos
8 2 (6.90%) Veeam
9 1 (3.45%) Adobe
9 1 (3.45%) CommVault
9 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
9 1 (3.45%) Sun
9 1 (3.45%) Wyse