The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 427 411 328
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -83
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 153 160 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.77% 4.25% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 180
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£389 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+39.24% -14.13%
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4057 3767 3832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.39% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2385 2116 1948
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 167 178
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.44 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%

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 23 July 2014.

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
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 23 July 2014. 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
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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 -27 136 £388 -1.89% 26
London -4 78 £400 - 8
City of London +29 24 £400 +8.47% 2
South East -26 19 £355 -8.38% 8
Wiltshire +14 13 £300 - 2
South West -22 13 £300 -14.28% 3
Scotland -11 12 £363 -9.37% 1
North West 0 8 £310 -32.60%
West Midlands -12 6 £350 -6.66% 1
Surrey -10 5 £355 +27.92% 1
Hampshire -18 5 £303 -27.54% 3
East of England -21 4 £353 -2.08% 3
Edinburgh -22 4 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £273 - 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £378 +25.83% 2
Manchester 0 3 - -
West Sussex -1 3 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire -9 3 £425 +45.29%
Leeds +4 2 £305 +43.52% 2
Hertfordshire +3 2 - -
Oxford -1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -3 2 £305 +1.66% 2
Wales -17 2 £450 - 2
South Wales -20 2 £450 - 2
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £273 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £353 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £310 -

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 157 (46.87%) Windows
2 128 (38.21%) UNIX
2 128 (38.21%) VMware
3 127 (37.91%) HP
4 126 (37.61%) SAN
5 123 (36.72%) Symantec
6 100 (29.85%) Active Directory
7 99 (29.55%) Microsoft
8 92 (27.46%) Veritas
9 91 (27.16%) EMC
10 85 (25.37%) Finance
11 78 (23.28%) NetApp
12 77 (22.99%) ITIL
13 74 (22.09%) Linux
14 73 (21.79%) Solaris
15 59 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 59 (17.61%) Security Cleared
16 55 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 54 (16.12%) DNS
18 53 (15.82%) Cisco
18 53 (15.82%) Oracle
19 49 (14.63%) IBM
19 49 (14.63%) Citrix
20 48 (14.33%) SLA
21 47 (14.03%) Red Hat
22 45 (13.43%) MS Exchange
23 43 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 42 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
24 42 (12.54%) Control-M
24 42 (12.54%) Tivoli

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 45 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.39%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.39%) IIS
8 6 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.90%) Lync
11 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
1 1 (0.30%) PaaS
1 1 (0.30%) Office 365
1 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (37.61%) SAN
2 54 (16.12%) DNS
3 41 (12.24%) DHCP
4 34 (10.15%) Firewall
5 20 (5.97%) NAS
6 19 (5.67%) TCP/IP
7 15 (4.48%) LDAP
8 12 (3.58%) LAN
9 11 (3.28%) VPN
9 11 (3.28%) iSCSI
10 10 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (2.99%) WAN
11 7 (2.09%) Network Security
11 7 (2.09%) VLAN
12 4 (1.19%) Connectrix
12 4 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.19%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.19%) FTP
13 3 (0.90%) SMTP
13 3 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.69%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.60%) TKPROF
8 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.30%) MySQL
8 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.49%) Toad
3 3 (0.90%) MSI
3 3 (0.90%) Subversion
3 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.60%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 85 (25.37%) Finance
2 27 (8.06%) Financial Institution
3 25 (7.46%) Banking
4 23 (6.87%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.19%) Local Government
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
7 2 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) International Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 66 (19.70%) Administrator
2 49 (14.63%) Analyst
3 30 (8.96%) Support Engineer
3 30 (8.96%) Storage Engineer
4 27 (8.06%) Operations Analyst
5 26 (7.76%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (7.46%) Team Leader
7 22 (6.57%) Consultant
8 21 (6.27%) UNIX Administrator
9 13 (3.88%) Architect
10 12 (3.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (3.58%) Server Engineer
10 12 (3.58%) Storage Administrator
10 12 (3.58%) Storage Support Engineer
11 11 (3.28%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (2.99%) UNIX Engineer
12 10 (2.99%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 9 (2.69%) Storage Specialist
13 9 (2.69%) Storage Consultant
13 9 (2.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.48%) Middleware
2 6 (1.79%) Web Services
3 3 (0.90%) CSS
3 3 (0.90%) EDI
4 2 (0.60%) HTML
4 2 (0.60%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) Flash
5 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.66%) Clustering
2 27 (8.06%) Hedge funds
3 23 (6.87%) Replication
4 21 (6.27%) EMC Centera
5 16 (4.78%) CLARiiON
6 14 (4.18%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.58%) Celerra
8 10 (2.99%) AS400
9 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.39%) SecurID
10 8 (2.39%) VAX
11 7 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (2.09%) Fixed Income
11 7 (2.09%) EqualLogic
12 6 (1.79%) iPad
12 6 (1.79%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.90%) Firmware
13 3 (0.90%) CMDB
13 3 (0.90%) IBM XIV
14 2 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (46.87%) Windows
2 128 (38.21%) UNIX
3 74 (22.09%) Linux
4 73 (21.79%) Solaris
5 55 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (5.07%) AIX
10 10 (2.99%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.69%) Windows 2000
11 9 (2.69%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.39%) VMS
13 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.30%) HPUX
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.99%) ITIL
2 26 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (7.76%) Migration
3 20 (5.97%) Service Management
4 17 (5.07%) Business Continuity
4 17 (5.07%) Change Management
5 16 (4.78%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (4.18%) Business Continuity Management
6 14 (4.18%) Resource Management
7 13 (3.88%) Load Balancing
7 13 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (3.58%) Problem Management
8 12 (3.58%) Release Management
9 11 (3.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (3.28%) Project Management
10 10 (2.99%) Capacity Management
10 10 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (2.69%) Change Control
11 9 (2.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.96%) Perl
2 28 (8.36%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.16%) Shell Script
4 23 (6.87%) SQL
5 18 (5.37%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.09%) Bourne shell
6 7 (2.09%) VB
6 7 (2.09%) Python
6 7 (2.09%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.49%) Korn
8 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.19%) VBScript
9 2 (0.60%) C
9 2 (0.60%) Java
10 1 (0.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 59 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 31 (9.25%) DV Cleared
4 26 (7.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (3.88%) VCP5
7 12 (3.58%) CCNA
8 9 (2.69%) MCP
9 8 (2.39%) CCA
9 8 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (2.39%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (2.09%) MCSE
11 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.79%) Degree
11 6 (1.79%) VCP4
12 4 (1.19%) MCITP
13 3 (0.90%) CCNP
13 3 (0.90%) NCDA
14 2 (0.60%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.33%) SLA
2 17 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.90%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (29.85%) Active Directory
2 59 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (11.34%) vSphere
4 29 (8.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 27 (8.06%) VMware ESX
6 24 (7.16%) Hyper-V
7 20 (5.97%) XenApp
8 16 (4.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 13 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (3.28%) vCloud
11 11 (3.28%) XenDesktop
12 10 (2.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 8 (2.39%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (2.39%) DFS Replication
14 7 (2.09%) NFS
14 7 (2.09%) Terminal Services
15 6 (1.79%) XenServer
15 6 (1.79%) SRDF
15 6 (1.79%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 42 (12.54%) Tivoli
1 42 (12.54%) Control-M
2 40 (11.94%) Backup Exec
3 33 (9.85%) SCOM
4 27 (8.06%) SCCM
5 23 (6.87%) HP SIM
6 22 (6.57%) BMC PATROL
7 20 (5.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (5.07%) Nagios
9 16 (4.78%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (4.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 15 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 15 (4.48%) Legato
11 14 (4.18%) EMC NetWorker
12 13 (3.88%) Tivoli NetView
13 12 (3.58%) ARCserve
14 11 (3.28%) Puppet
15 9 (2.69%) WSUS
15 9 (2.69%) Netcool
16 8 (2.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 128 (38.21%) VMware
2 127 (37.91%) HP
3 123 (36.72%) Symantec
4 99 (29.55%) Microsoft
5 92 (27.46%) Veritas
6 91 (27.16%) EMC
7 78 (23.28%) NetApp
8 53 (15.82%) Cisco
8 53 (15.82%) Oracle
9 49 (14.63%) IBM
9 49 (14.63%) Citrix
10 47 (14.03%) Red Hat
11 40 (11.94%) Brocade
12 34 (10.15%) Intel
13 30 (8.96%) BMC
14 23 (6.87%) 3PAR
15 22 (6.57%) Remedy
15 22 (6.57%) Sun
16 16 (4.78%) SolarWinds
17 14 (4.18%) Dell
Luton, Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £150 to £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago