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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 473 434 424
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -10
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 141 164 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.17% 3.95% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 74 82
Average daily rate
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£328 £397 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.55% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £243 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 10
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £27.50 £16.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.38 £27.50 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +41.02%

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
4453 4150 3833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.12% 7.84% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2405 2143
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 125 171
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £33.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 -33 129 £328 -17.55% 22
London -25 63 £328 -18.12% 8
South East -9 29 £375 -6.25% 5
City of London -13 15 £375 -6.25% 2
Surrey 0 12 £306 -14.93% 2
West Midlands +5 11 £355 -16.47% 2
Scotland -6 10 £303 -6.92% 2
Yorkshire -17 7 - - 1
Berkshire +15 6 £298 -33.88% 1
East of England +2 6 £364 +3.16% 1
West Yorkshire -17 6 - - 1
Edinburgh +1 5 £310 -
North East -20 5 £263 -25.00%
Basingstoke +4 4 £425 -
Hampshire +3 4 £425 -
Birmingham +1 4 - - 2
Epsom 0 4 - -
Hertfordshire -1 4 £364 - 1
South West -17 3 - - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 3 £263 -29.05%
Tyne and Wear -19 3 £263 -29.05%
North West -25 3 - - 2
Bristol - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 £235 -
Maidenhead - 3 £298 -
Bedfordshire +4 2 - -
Kent -3 2 £531 +11.84%
Glasgow -6 2 £310 - 2
Manchester -13 2 - -
Oxfordshire -19 2 £350 -17.64% 1

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 149 (60.08%) Windows
2 131 (52.82%) SAN
3 113 (45.56%) Symantec
4 111 (44.76%) VMware
5 80 (32.26%) Linux
6 79 (31.85%) UNIX
7 78 (31.45%) Microsoft
8 71 (28.63%) Solaris
9 65 (26.21%) HP
10 63 (25.40%) Finance
11 62 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 61 (24.60%) DNS
12 61 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (24.19%) Active Directory
14 59 (23.79%) Veritas
15 57 (22.98%) ITIL
16 56 (22.58%) NAS
17 54 (21.77%) NetApp
18 53 (21.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 50 (20.16%) Cisco
20 47 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
21 44 (17.74%) Oracle
22 42 (16.94%) EMC
23 41 (16.53%) Banking
24 34 (13.71%) Firewall
24 34 (13.71%) Backup Exec
25 33 (13.31%) Clustering
25 33 (13.31%) DHCP
26 32 (12.90%) IBM

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 31 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.65%) Lync
2 14 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.84%) IIS
4 12 (4.84%) Apache
4 12 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.82%) Node.js
7 6 (2.42%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 30 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.84%) MS Office
3 8 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 131 (52.82%) SAN
2 61 (24.60%) DNS
3 56 (22.58%) NAS
4 34 (13.71%) Firewall
5 33 (13.31%) DHCP
6 27 (10.89%) TCP/IP
6 27 (10.89%) Fibre Channel
7 20 (8.06%) LAN
8 15 (6.05%) LDAP
9 12 (4.84%) FTP
9 12 (4.84%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.23%) SSH
11 7 (2.82%) VLAN
12 6 (2.42%) FCoE
13 4 (1.61%) Network Security
13 4 (1.61%) WAN
14 3 (1.21%) Ethernet
14 3 (1.21%) Kerberos
14 3 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.06%) MySQL
3 11 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.03%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.03%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.82%) Informix
7 5 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.61%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.81%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.40%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.03%) JIRA
2 7 (2.82%) Subversion
2 7 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 63 (25.40%) Finance
2 41 (16.53%) Banking
3 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.02%) Law
4 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.61%) International Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Automotive
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (19.76%) Administrator
2 24 (9.68%) Analyst
3 23 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (7.66%) Support Engineer
4 19 (7.66%) Storage Engineer
5 16 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (4.03%) Consultant
7 10 (4.03%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (3.63%) DBA
8 9 (3.63%) Server Support
9 8 (3.23%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.23%) Technical Leader
9 8 (3.23%) Solaris Administrator
10 6 (2.42%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) Backup Engineer
10 6 (2.42%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (2.42%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.61%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.81%) HTML
2 2 (0.81%) Web Services
2 2 (0.81%) XML
2 2 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.31%) Clustering
2 26 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (5.65%) EMC VNX
6 11 (4.44%) Replication
7 10 (4.03%) Client/Server
7 10 (4.03%) Blackberry
7 10 (4.03%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (3.23%) HACMP
9 7 (2.82%) IBM XIV
9 7 (2.82%) CLARiiON
10 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.02%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.61%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.61%) PKI
12 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.81%) CMDB
13 2 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 149 (60.08%) Windows
2 80 (32.26%) Linux
3 79 (31.85%) UNIX
4 71 (28.63%) Solaris
5 61 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (21.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (6.85%) Data ONTAP
9 17 (6.85%) AIX
10 10 (4.03%) Windows 2000
11 7 (2.82%) HPUX
11 7 (2.82%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.21%) SUSE
13 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.40%) VMS
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.98%) ITIL
2 23 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (8.47%) Migration
3 21 (8.47%) Capacity Management
4 20 (8.06%) Service Management
5 19 (7.66%) Change Management
6 17 (6.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (6.05%) Problem Management
8 12 (4.84%) Workflow
9 11 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.23%) Project Management
10 8 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (3.23%) Change Control
11 7 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.82%) Build Automation
11 7 (2.82%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (2.82%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (2.42%) Coaching
12 6 (2.42%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.90%) SQL
2 25 (10.08%) Shell Script
3 23 (9.27%) Perl
4 21 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 14 (5.65%) Python
6 11 (4.44%) Korn
6 11 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 11 (4.44%) VB
7 9 (3.63%) VBScript
7 9 (3.63%) PHP
8 5 (2.02%) C
9 4 (1.61%) Java
10 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.81%) VBA
10 2 (0.81%) REXX
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 19 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.03%) MCSE
4 8 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.82%) CCNA
5 7 (2.82%) MCITP
5 7 (2.82%) Degree
6 5 (2.02%) MCP
7 4 (1.61%) HND
7 4 (1.61%) HP ASE
7 4 (1.61%) NCDA
7 4 (1.61%) VCAP
8 3 (1.21%) VCP5
8 3 (1.21%) VCP4
8 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.21%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) SLA
2 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (24.19%) Active Directory
1 60 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.48%) vSphere
3 23 (9.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 22 (8.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 20 (8.06%) NFS
6 18 (7.26%) VMware ESX
7 15 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.84%) Hyper-V
9 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (4.03%) XenApp
11 9 (3.63%) SRDF
12 8 (3.23%) Firmware
13 5 (2.02%) Veritas File System
14 4 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (1.21%) KVM
15 3 (1.21%) Gluster
15 3 (1.21%) GPFS
15 3 (1.21%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 34 (13.71%) Backup Exec
2 30 (12.10%) SCOM
3 24 (9.68%) Nagios
4 23 (9.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 21 (8.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 20 (8.06%) WSUS
7 17 (6.85%) EMC NetWorker
8 16 (6.45%) Tivoli
8 16 (6.45%) Puppet
9 15 (6.05%) SCCM
10 13 (5.24%) Control-M
11 9 (3.63%) ARCserve
11 9 (3.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (3.23%) Cacti
12 8 (3.23%) Graphite
12 8 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
13 7 (2.82%) SnapVault
13 7 (2.82%) Salt
13 7 (2.82%) Opsview
Vendors
1 113 (45.56%) Symantec
2 111 (44.76%) VMware
3 78 (31.45%) Microsoft
4 65 (26.21%) HP
5 62 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 59 (23.79%) Veritas
7 54 (21.77%) NetApp
8 50 (20.16%) Cisco
9 44 (17.74%) Oracle
10 42 (16.94%) EMC
11 32 (12.90%) IBM
12 26 (10.48%) Citrix
13 25 (10.08%) Sun
14 24 (9.68%) Dell
15 23 (9.27%) Brocade
16 22 (8.87%) CommVault
17 13 (5.24%) McAfee
18 11 (4.44%) StorageTek
18 11 (4.44%) SolarWinds
18 11 (4.44%) 3PAR
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