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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
arcserve
Rank 627 630 598
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Contract jobs citing arcserve 11 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.035% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 22
Median daily rate £287 £250 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -35.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £287 £243 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.35% -32.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -

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
23219 23388 25202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.76% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14200 13712 14855
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 883 974 1212
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 6 December 2016.

arcserve Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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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 20 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 6 December 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 -1 10 £280 +12.00% 7
South East +14 3 £280 +2.18%
Manchester - 3 £338 -
North West - 3 £338 -
Guildford - 2 £253 -
Surrey - 2 £253 -
Hampshire +15 1 £294 +7.29%
Rugby +2 1 £180 - 1
Warwickshire -2 1 £180 - 1
London -8 1 - - 1
West Midlands -30 1 £180 - 1
North East -38 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 £280 -
Yorkshire - 1 £280 - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £280 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £450 - 1
Wales - 1 £450 - 1

arcserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) VMware
4 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (50.00%) HP
6 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
7 11 (36.67%) Citrix
7 11 (36.67%) SAN
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
8 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 10 (33.33%) DHCP
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) EMC
10 8 (26.67%) SCCM
11 7 (23.33%) SCOM
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco
11 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
12 6 (20.00%) Change Management
12 6 (20.00%) Symantec
12 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.00%) XenApp
12 6 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
13 5 (16.67%) 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (6.67%) CMS
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (6.67%) WordPress
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.67%) InDesign
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) SAN
2 10 (33.33%) DHCP
2 10 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 4 (13.33%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (10.00%) MPLS
5 3 (10.00%) VPN
6 2 (6.67%) Intranet
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) DECT
7 1 (3.33%) SMTP
7 1 (3.33%) VLAN
7 1 (3.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Wintel Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.67%) Blog
4 2 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.67%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) BYOD
5 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.33%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Android
8 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.33%) AIX
9 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.33%) Linux
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 3 (10.00%) SEO
5 3 (10.00%) Server Building
5 3 (10.00%) Server Hardening
5 3 (10.00%) Server Patching
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Firmware
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.33%) vSphere
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (23.33%) SCOM
3 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Puppet
4 3 (10.00%) WSUS
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.33%) DameWare
6 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
6 1 (3.33%) Legato
6 1 (3.33%) PureDisk
6 1 (3.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) HP
3 11 (36.67%) Citrix
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) EMC
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco
7 6 (20.00%) Symantec
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) IBM
10 3 (10.00%) Apple
10 3 (10.00%) CA
10 3 (10.00%) Dell
10 3 (10.00%) Sage
10 3 (10.00%) Sophos
10 3 (10.00%) Veeam
11 2 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (6.67%) HEAT Software
11 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
11 2 (6.67%) Remedy
11 2 (6.67%) Reuters
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