The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas NetBackup
Rank 478 512 450
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -62
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 148 100 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.38% 2.29% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 57 75
Average daily rate £350 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.50 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £40.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.05 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4383 4362 3801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.42% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2761 2590 2136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 142
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetBackup within the UK.

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NetBackup Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup within the UK.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

NetBackup
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup 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 +42 131 £365 +12.30% 30
London +26 57 £425 +30.76% 9
South East +37 38 £330 -8.96% 3
Surrey +9 27 £340 +11.02% 1
Scotland +2 17 £273 -12.09%
City of London +39 13 £425 +51.78% 7
South West +8 13 £340 +4.61% 7
Redhill - 13 £365 -
Swindon +7 12 £340 +4.61%
Renfrewshire +6 12 £269 +91.96%
Wiltshire +1 12 £340 +4.61%
North West -9 12 £325 - 2
Manchester -7 10 £400 - 1
Erskine - 10 £269 -
Berkshire - 6 £225 -
North East -16 4 £200 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £200 -
Reading - 4 £225 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £200 -
West Sussex +6 3 £366 -2.50% 1
West Yorkshire -9 3 £413 - 2
Leeds -9 3 £413 - 2
Edinburgh -15 3 £363 -27.50%
Yorkshire -20 3 £413 - 2
Glasgow +5 2 £110 -64.67%
Paisley +3 2 - -
West Midlands -15 2 £250 -41.17% 6
Gatwick - 2 £366 -
Epsom +3 1 - -
Bristol 0 1 - - 7

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup.

1 137 (54.58%) Windows
2 124 (49.40%) SAN
3 109 (43.43%) VMware
4 87 (34.66%) Windows Server
5 86 (34.26%) EMC
6 82 (32.67%) Unix
7 71 (28.29%) ITIL
8 70 (27.89%) Cisco
9 69 (27.49%) HP
10 66 (26.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 66 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 61 (24.30%) Active Directory
11 61 (24.30%) Symantec
12 59 (23.51%) Veritas
12 59 (23.51%) Linux
13 55 (21.91%) Solaris
14 52 (20.72%) Microsoft
15 51 (20.32%) NetApp
15 51 (20.32%) Finance
15 51 (20.32%) Data Centre
16 46 (18.33%) Security Cleared
17 42 (16.73%) Disaster Recovery
18 40 (15.94%) NAS
18 40 (15.94%) SC Cleared
19 39 (15.54%) Oracle
20 38 (15.14%) CommVault
20 38 (15.14%) vSphere
21 34 (13.55%) Backup Exec
21 34 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
21 34 (13.55%) MS Exchange

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetBackup 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 NetBackup. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (6.77%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.18%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.39%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.40%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) Office 365
2 5 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 124 (49.40%) SAN
2 40 (15.94%) NAS
3 25 (9.96%) DNS
4 19 (7.57%) iSCSI
5 17 (6.77%) DHCP
6 15 (5.98%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (5.58%) LAN
8 12 (4.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (4.38%) Firewall
9 11 (4.38%) WAN
10 9 (3.59%) LDAP
10 9 (3.59%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.19%) Skype
12 7 (2.79%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.79%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.99%) Internet
14 4 (1.59%) FTP
15 3 (1.20%) FCoE
15 3 (1.20%) MPLS
16 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.78%) MySQL
3 11 (4.38%) VLDB
4 9 (3.59%) OLTP
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.80%) Informix
7 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.80%) Redis
7 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.80%) Hudson
2 2 (0.80%) JIRA
2 2 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 51 (20.32%) Finance
2 20 (7.97%) Banking
3 6 (2.39%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Games
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (15.54%) Administrator
2 37 (14.74%) Support Engineer
3 30 (11.95%) Analyst
4 26 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (10.36%) Unix Administrator
5 25 (9.96%) NetBackup Engineer
6 20 (7.97%) Storage Engineer
7 17 (6.77%) Server Engineer
8 16 (6.37%) Architect
8 16 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.58%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Storage Administrator
10 13 (5.18%) Wintel Support
11 12 (4.78%) Consultant
11 12 (4.78%) Operations Analyst
11 12 (4.78%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) Wintel Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (4.38%) SAN Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.59%) ELK Stack
1 4 (1.59%) Web Services
2 2 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.32%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.96%) Replication
3 18 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.17%) EMC VNX
4 17 (6.77%) Clustering
5 14 (5.58%) EMC VMAX
5 14 (5.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.19%) CLARiiON
8 6 (2.39%) Celerra
8 6 (2.39%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.39%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.59%) Contactless
9 4 (1.59%) HACMP
10 3 (1.20%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.20%) CMDB
10 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 137 (54.58%) Windows
2 87 (34.66%) Windows Server
3 82 (32.67%) Unix
4 66 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (23.51%) Linux
6 55 (21.91%) Solaris
7 34 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (13.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (9.96%) AIX
9 11 (4.38%) HPUX
10 10 (3.98%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.20%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.29%) ITIL
2 42 (16.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (10.36%) Migration
4 22 (8.76%) Service Management
5 20 (7.97%) High Availability
6 19 (7.57%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.17%) Data Protection
7 18 (7.17%) Problem Management
8 16 (6.37%) Asset Management
9 15 (5.98%) Capacity Management
10 13 (5.18%) Business Continuity
10 13 (5.18%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (4.78%) Change Management
12 11 (4.38%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.98%) Change Control
13 10 (3.98%) Patch Management
13 10 (3.98%) Time Management
14 9 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (2.79%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.77%) PowerShell
2 15 (5.98%) SQL
3 12 (4.78%) Bash Shell
3 12 (4.78%) Perl
4 8 (3.19%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.39%) Python
6 4 (1.59%) PHP
6 4 (1.59%) VB
7 2 (0.80%) Bourne shell
7 2 (0.80%) Java
7 2 (0.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) AWK
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) Korn
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 40 (15.94%) SC Cleared
3 32 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (11.16%) MCSE
5 18 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (6.37%) CCNA
7 14 (5.58%) MCSA
8 13 (5.18%) Degree
9 12 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (3.98%) MCITP
11 9 (3.59%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.79%) MCP
13 6 (2.39%) RHCSA
14 4 (1.59%) HNC
15 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.80%) MCDST
16 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
16 1 (0.40%) MCTS
16 1 (0.40%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) SLA
2 6 (2.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (26.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (24.30%) Active Directory
3 38 (15.14%) vSphere
4 23 (9.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (7.17%) Hyper-V
6 15 (5.98%) XenApp
7 11 (4.38%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 10 (3.98%) SRDF
9 9 (3.59%) NFS
9 9 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.19%) GlusterFS
11 7 (2.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (2.39%) Veritas File System
13 4 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (1.59%) XenServer
14 3 (1.20%) GPFS
14 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.80%) Docker
15 2 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (13.55%) Backup Exec
2 22 (8.76%) SCOM
3 19 (7.57%) Nagios
4 18 (7.17%) Oracle ZFS
4 18 (7.17%) WSUS
5 15 (5.98%) SCCM
6 14 (5.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 13 (5.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (5.18%) Puppet
7 13 (5.18%) Tivoli
7 13 (5.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (4.78%) Control-M
8 12 (4.78%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (3.98%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (3.59%) EMC Navisphere
10 9 (3.59%) Red Hat Satellite
11 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 6 (2.39%) Cacti
12 6 (2.39%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (2.39%) Simpana
Vendors
1 109 (43.43%) VMware
2 86 (34.26%) EMC
3 70 (27.89%) Cisco
4 69 (27.49%) HP
5 61 (24.30%) Symantec
6 59 (23.51%) Veritas
7 52 (20.72%) Microsoft
8 51 (20.32%) NetApp
9 39 (15.54%) Oracle
10 38 (15.14%) CommVault
11 33 (13.15%) Brocade
12 32 (12.75%) Red Hat
13 28 (11.16%) Citrix
14 26 (10.36%) IBM
15 25 (9.96%) Sun
16 18 (7.17%) SolarWinds
17 16 (6.37%) 3PAR
18 13 (5.18%) Intel Security
19 12 (4.78%) StorageTek
20 8 (3.19%) Remedy
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: Up to £400 per day
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