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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 612 592 566
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -26
Contract jobs citing arcserve 14 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.039% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.084% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 16
Average daily rate £226 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.53% +23.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £288 £291
% change year-on-year
-21.85% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +166.66%

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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 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 12 February 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

arcserve
Top 13 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 14 £226 -33.53% 4
London +12 7 £425 -5.55%
South East +11 5 £225 -25.20% 2
Guildford - 5 £225 - 1
Surrey - 5 £225 - 2
South West +5 1 - - 1
Greenwich - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £235 -
City of London - 1 £425 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £235 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £235 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 26 (74.29%) VMware
4 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
5 17 (48.57%) Citrix
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 12 (34.29%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) DHCP
10 11 (31.43%) HP
10 11 (31.43%) vSphere
10 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 10 (28.57%) SAN
11 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
11 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.71%) Cisco
13 8 (22.86%) SQL
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (20.00%) IIS
14 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
14 7 (20.00%) CA
14 7 (20.00%) EMC
15 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
15 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005

arcserve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.00%) IIS
4 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.86%) Apache
8 1 (2.86%) JBoss
8 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
8 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
3 10 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) Wireless
7 2 (5.71%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) SMTP
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Front Office
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) AS400
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) BYOD
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (11.43%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.86%) AIX
10 1 (2.86%) Android
10 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
1 4 (11.43%) Server Building
2 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Logistics
3 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (2.86%) BCP
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.86%) ERP
4 1 (2.86%) Facilities Management
4 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) vSphere
3 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.43%) XenServer
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (8.57%) XenApp
7 2 (5.71%) Firmware
7 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.86%) NFS
8 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 5 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) WSUS
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (8.57%) Unicenter
4 3 (8.57%) vMotion
5 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.71%) SCOM
6 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) HP
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco
6 7 (20.00%) CA
6 7 (20.00%) EMC
7 6 (17.14%) Dell
8 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
9 4 (11.43%) IBM
9 4 (11.43%) Juniper
9 4 (11.43%) Veeam
10 3 (8.57%) Brocade
10 3 (8.57%) Lumension
10 3 (8.57%) Symantec
11 2 (5.71%) Clearswift
11 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
11 2 (5.71%) Trend Micro
12 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
12 1 (2.86%) Sophos
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