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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 442 416 354
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -62
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 167 180 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 4.75% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 91 170
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £189 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £19.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +3.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £17.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £33.51 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.78%

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
4343 3791 3789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.55% 7.18% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 2234 1989
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 148 168
Average hourly rate £21.74 £22.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

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 16 September 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
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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 -10 161 £350 -2.77% 40
London -6 58 £400 +6.53% 11
South East -13 45 £315 -5.97% 15
Hampshire +10 19 £338 -6.25%
South West -12 16 £300 +9.09% 1
Wiltshire - 16 £300 -
Berkshire +20 15 £300 +4.34% 9
City of London +13 14 £438 +22.37% 3
West Midlands -10 13 £425 +25.92% 5
East of England -28 12 £350 +86.66% 3
Hertfordshire -9 11 £350 - 2
North East - 11 £300 - 1
Birmingham - 10 £438 - 3
Reading - 9 £300 - 5
Durham - 9 - - 1
Peterlee - 8 - -
Yorkshire -4 6 £334 +11.33% 4
North West -7 5 - -
Bracknell - 5 £300 - 3
Slough -1 4 £300 +4.34%
Scotland -15 4 £400 +32.23% 1
Surrey -24 4 £350 +12.00%
Oxfordshire -10 3 £425 +49.12%
Kent - 3 £325 -
Sheffield +3 2 £363 +21.00% 1
Leeds +2 2 £305 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 2 £363 +21.00% 2
West Yorkshire -1 2 £305 +1.66% 1
Edinburgh -9 2 £400 +32.23%
Harrow - 2 £400 -

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 180 (54.22%) Windows
2 126 (37.95%) UNIX
2 126 (37.95%) VMware
3 125 (37.65%) HP
4 123 (37.05%) Symantec
5 122 (36.75%) Active Directory
6 119 (35.84%) Microsoft
7 114 (34.34%) SAN
8 109 (32.83%) Veritas
9 95 (28.61%) Linux
9 95 (28.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 86 (25.90%) Finance
11 84 (25.30%) EMC
12 73 (21.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 69 (20.78%) DNS
13 69 (20.78%) Solaris
14 67 (20.18%) Citrix
15 64 (19.28%) Security Cleared
16 60 (18.07%) ITIL
17 58 (17.47%) Red Hat
18 57 (17.17%) NetApp
18 57 (17.17%) DHCP
19 51 (15.36%) MS Exchange
20 50 (15.06%) SLA
20 50 (15.06%) Backup Exec
20 50 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
21 48 (14.46%) Control-M
22 47 (14.16%) Firewall
23 46 (13.86%) IBM
23 46 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 51 (15.36%) MS Exchange
2 35 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (6.33%) IIS
6 17 (5.12%) SharePoint
7 15 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (2.71%) IBM Notes
9 7 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (1.81%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (1.20%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.60%) Lync
12 2 (0.60%) Apache
13 1 (0.30%) SAS
13 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 42 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) CATIA
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) PaaS
1 1 (0.30%) Office 365
1 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (34.34%) SAN
2 69 (20.78%) DNS
3 57 (17.17%) DHCP
4 47 (14.16%) Firewall
5 24 (7.23%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.22%) NAS
7 13 (3.92%) LDAP
8 10 (3.01%) VPN
8 10 (3.01%) iSCSI
9 8 (2.41%) LAN
10 7 (2.11%) WAN
10 7 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.81%) Connectrix
11 6 (1.81%) SSL
12 4 (1.20%) VLAN
13 3 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (0.90%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.90%) Network Security
13 3 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (2.71%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.20%) MySQL
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.60%) TKPROF
7 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.51%) Toad
3 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.30%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 86 (25.90%) Finance
2 32 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 31 (9.34%) Financial Institution
4 29 (8.73%) Banking
5 7 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.20%) Games
7 3 (0.90%) Legal
8 2 (0.60%) Publishing
8 2 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) International Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (18.98%) Administrator
2 46 (13.86%) Analyst
3 30 (9.04%) Operations Analyst
4 28 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 24 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.93%) UNIX Administrator
8 22 (6.63%) Storage Engineer
9 20 (6.02%) Consultant
10 18 (5.42%) Server Engineer
11 15 (4.52%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.52%) Storage Administrator
12 14 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) Wintel Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (3.61%) Architect
14 12 (3.61%) Storage Systems Administrator
15 9 (2.71%) Backup Engineer
15 9 (2.71%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.82%) Middleware
2 5 (1.51%) Web Services
2 5 (1.51%) Flash
3 4 (1.20%) HTML
4 3 (0.90%) LAMP
4 3 (0.90%) CSS
5 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.60%) Ajax
5 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.60%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.60%) WCF
5 2 (0.60%) .NET
5 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.60%) XML
6 1 (0.30%) EDI
6 1 (0.30%) YAML
6 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.45%) Clustering
2 30 (9.04%) Hedge funds
3 24 (7.23%) Replication
4 19 (5.72%) CLARiiON
4 19 (5.72%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.22%) EMC Centera
5 14 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.01%) AS400
6 10 (3.01%) Celerra
7 9 (2.71%) IBM XIV
8 8 (2.41%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.41%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.41%) SecurID
8 8 (2.41%) VAX
9 6 (1.81%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.51%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.20%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.90%) Symmetrix DMX
12 3 (0.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 180 (54.22%) Windows
2 126 (37.95%) UNIX
3 95 (28.61%) Linux
3 95 (28.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (21.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (20.78%) Solaris
6 50 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (12.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (5.12%) Windows 7
9 16 (4.82%) AIX
10 13 (3.92%) Windows 2000
11 10 (3.01%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.41%) VMS
13 5 (1.51%) HPUX
13 5 (1.51%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.51%) SUSE
14 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.07%) ITIL
2 43 (12.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (7.83%) Migration
4 18 (5.42%) Change Management
5 17 (5.12%) Service Management
5 17 (5.12%) Problem Management
6 14 (4.22%) Change Control
6 14 (4.22%) Capacity Management
6 14 (4.22%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (3.01%) Time Management
9 10 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (3.01%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (2.11%) Project Management
10 7 (2.11%) Release Management
11 6 (1.81%) Data Protection
11 6 (1.81%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (1.81%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.34%) Perl
1 31 (9.34%) Shell Script
2 26 (7.83%) SQL
3 25 (7.53%) PowerShell
4 14 (4.22%) VB
5 13 (3.92%) Bourne shell
6 12 (3.61%) C
7 10 (3.01%) Korn
8 9 (2.71%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.11%) Java
9 7 (2.11%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.11%) VBScript
10 4 (1.20%) VBA
10 4 (1.20%) Python
10 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.60%) C#
11 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.30%) AWK
12 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (19.28%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.24%) DV Cleared
3 32 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 26 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (6.33%) MCSE
6 19 (5.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.01%) CCNA
8 10 (3.01%) CCA
8 10 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (2.71%) MCP
10 7 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.11%) Degree
10 7 (2.11%) VCP5
11 5 (1.51%) VCP4
11 5 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (1.51%) HNC
12 3 (0.90%) CCNP
12 3 (0.90%) RHCE
12 3 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (15.06%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.90%) QA
4 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 122 (36.75%) Active Directory
2 46 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (12.05%) vSphere
4 34 (10.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 34 (10.24%) VMware ESX
5 20 (6.02%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.02%) XenApp
6 17 (5.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 15 (4.52%) Veritas File System
8 14 (4.22%) NFS
9 11 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (3.01%) vCloud
10 10 (3.01%) DFS Replication
10 10 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (2.71%) SRDF
12 8 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (2.11%) Terminal Services
14 6 (1.81%) XenDesktop
15 5 (1.51%) XenServer
15 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (15.06%) Backup Exec
2 48 (14.46%) Control-M
3 34 (10.24%) SCOM
4 29 (8.73%) HP SIM
4 29 (8.73%) Tivoli
5 28 (8.43%) SCCM
6 23 (6.93%) Nagios
7 21 (6.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 20 (6.02%) BMC PATROL
9 17 (5.12%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (3.92%) ARCserve
10 13 (3.92%) Legato
10 13 (3.92%) Tivoli NetView
11 12 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (3.61%) Puppet
12 11 (3.31%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (2.71%) WSUS
13 9 (2.71%) OpenView
14 8 (2.41%) Netcool
15 7 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 126 (37.95%) VMware
2 125 (37.65%) HP
3 123 (37.05%) Symantec
4 119 (35.84%) Microsoft
5 109 (32.83%) Veritas
6 84 (25.30%) EMC
7 67 (20.18%) Citrix
8 58 (17.47%) Red Hat
9 57 (17.17%) NetApp
10 46 (13.86%) IBM
11 45 (13.55%) Cisco
12 39 (11.75%) Oracle
13 38 (11.45%) Brocade
14 32 (9.64%) 3PAR
15 25 (7.53%) BMC
16 21 (6.33%) Intel
17 20 (6.02%) Remedy
18 16 (4.82%) Altiris
18 16 (4.82%) SolarWinds
19 13 (3.92%) Sun
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