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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 450 407 335
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -72
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 145 171 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.38% 4.36% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 86 178
Average daily rate
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£350 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 7
Average hourly rate £28.25 £19.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.03% -21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £19.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £32.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £19.50 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+44.87% +22.64%

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
4290 3919 3854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.61% 7.35% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2244 2003
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 149 180
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £40.57 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 -46 138 £350 -5.40% 41
London -4 67 £395 -1.25% 13
South East -23 27 £313 -6.71% 13
South West -18 17 £300 +9.09% 8
Wiltshire - 17 £300 - 4
City of London +22 15 £438 +20.68% 3
Hampshire -4 12 £320 -7.91% 1
West Midlands - 9 £425 - 4
Birmingham - 8 £425 - 2
North West +1 6 - -
Berkshire +11 5 £300 +4.34% 5
Scotland -15 5 £400 +32.23% 2
East of England -33 5 - -
Reading - 5 £300 - 2
Manchester -6 4 - -
Hertfordshire -16 4 - -
Yorkshire 0 3 £378 +25.83% 2
Oxfordshire -1 3 £425 +45.29% 1
Edinburgh -18 3 £400 +32.23%
Surrey -21 3 £350 +12.00% 3
Leeds +10 2 £305 -
West Yorkshire +9 2 £305 +1.66% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £220 -
Oxford 0 2 - - 1
Kent - 2 £475 - 2
Basingstoke +15 1 - -
Nottingham +13 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +10 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £250 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - -

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 166 (51.23%) Windows
2 129 (39.81%) HP
3 126 (38.89%) UNIX
4 125 (38.58%) Symantec
5 119 (36.73%) VMware
6 115 (35.49%) Active Directory
7 114 (35.19%) SAN
8 106 (32.72%) Microsoft
9 94 (29.01%) Veritas
10 88 (27.16%) Finance
11 78 (24.07%) EMC
12 77 (23.77%) Linux
13 74 (22.84%) ITIL
14 73 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 71 (21.91%) NetApp
16 62 (19.14%) Solaris
17 56 (17.28%) Citrix
18 55 (16.98%) DNS
18 55 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
19 54 (16.67%) Security Cleared
20 50 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (14.81%) SLA
21 48 (14.81%) MS Exchange
22 47 (14.51%) DHCP
22 47 (14.51%) Red Hat
23 46 (14.20%) Cisco
24 43 (13.27%) Control-M
25 42 (12.96%) IBM
25 42 (12.96%) Backup Exec
26 40 (12.35%) Oracle

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 34 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.40%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (3.09%) IIS
8 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (1.54%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.62%) Lync
12 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
1 1 (0.31%) PaaS
1 1 (0.31%) IaaS
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (35.19%) SAN
2 55 (16.98%) DNS
3 47 (14.51%) DHCP
4 38 (11.73%) Firewall
5 18 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 17 (5.25%) NAS
7 16 (4.94%) LDAP
8 12 (3.70%) iSCSI
9 11 (3.40%) VPN
10 10 (3.09%) LAN
10 10 (3.09%) WAN
11 8 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.54%) SSL
13 5 (1.54%) VLAN
14 4 (1.23%) Connectrix
14 4 (1.23%) Ethernet
15 3 (0.93%) Internet
15 3 (0.93%) SMTP
15 3 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.62%) TKPROF
8 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.62%) MySQL
8 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.54%) Toad
3 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 88 (27.16%) Finance
2 30 (9.26%) Financial Institution
3 28 (8.64%) Banking
4 26 (8.02%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Games
7 2 (0.62%) Local Government
7 2 (0.62%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) International Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 67 (20.68%) Administrator
2 48 (14.81%) Analyst
3 32 (9.88%) Support Engineer
4 30 (9.26%) Operations Analyst
5 25 (7.72%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 22 (6.79%) Storage Engineer
8 21 (6.48%) UNIX Administrator
9 20 (6.17%) Consultant
10 19 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.32%) Storage Administrator
12 13 (4.01%) Server Engineer
12 13 (4.01%) Architect
13 12 (3.70%) Storage Support Engineer
14 11 (3.40%) Platform Engineer
15 10 (3.09%) Storage Systems Administrator
15 10 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
16 9 (2.78%) DBA
16 9 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
17 8 (2.47%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.01%) Middleware
2 4 (1.23%) Web Services
2 4 (1.23%) HTML
3 3 (0.93%) CSS
3 3 (0.93%) EDI
4 2 (0.62%) WCF
4 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.62%) Ajax
4 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.62%) LAMP
4 2 (0.62%) XML
4 2 (0.62%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.62%) .NET
5 1 (0.31%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.19%) Clustering
2 30 (9.26%) Hedge funds
3 23 (7.10%) Replication
4 21 (6.48%) EMC Centera
5 17 (5.25%) Blackberry
6 11 (3.40%) CLARiiON
7 10 (3.09%) Celerra
8 8 (2.47%) SecurID
8 8 (2.47%) VAX
8 8 (2.47%) AS400
9 7 (2.16%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.16%) iPad
9 7 (2.16%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.85%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.54%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.54%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.93%) Firmware
12 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.93%) IBM XIV
12 3 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 166 (51.23%) Windows
2 126 (38.89%) UNIX
3 77 (23.77%) Linux
4 73 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (19.14%) Solaris
6 55 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (4.01%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.40%) Windows XP
10 11 (3.40%) Windows 2000
11 10 (3.09%) AIX
12 8 (2.47%) VMS
13 5 (1.54%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.84%) ITIL
2 33 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (8.64%) Migration
4 17 (5.25%) Service Management
5 16 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (4.63%) Problem Management
7 14 (4.32%) Capacity Management
7 14 (4.32%) Business Continuity
8 13 (4.01%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (4.01%) Load Balancing
8 13 (4.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (3.70%) Release Management
9 12 (3.70%) Resource Management
9 12 (3.70%) Business Continuity Management
10 11 (3.40%) Change Management
10 11 (3.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (3.09%) Change Control
12 8 (2.47%) Project Management
13 7 (2.16%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.95%) PowerShell
2 26 (8.02%) Perl
3 23 (7.10%) Shell Script
3 23 (7.10%) SQL
4 14 (4.32%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.40%) Bourne shell
6 9 (2.78%) VB
7 7 (2.16%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.85%) C
8 6 (1.85%) VBScript
9 5 (1.54%) Python
9 5 (1.54%) Korn
10 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.93%) VBA
12 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.62%) Java
12 2 (0.62%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.62%) C#
13 1 (0.31%) AWK
Qualifications
1 54 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.88%) DV Cleared
3 25 (7.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 21 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (4.63%) MCSE
7 13 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.70%) VCP5
8 12 (3.70%) CCNA
9 10 (3.09%) CCA
9 10 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.78%) MCP
11 7 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (2.16%) Degree
12 6 (1.85%) VCP4
12 6 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.23%) MCITP
14 3 (0.93%) RHCE
14 3 (0.93%) HNC
15 2 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.81%) SLA
2 15 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.16%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (35.49%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (10.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 33 (10.19%) vSphere
5 29 (8.95%) VMware ESX
6 21 (6.48%) Hyper-V
7 17 (5.25%) XenApp
8 13 (4.01%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (4.01%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (3.40%) Veritas File System
10 10 (3.09%) XenDesktop
10 10 (3.09%) DFS Replication
10 10 (3.09%) vCloud
10 10 (3.09%) NFS
11 9 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (2.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (1.85%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (13.27%) Control-M
2 42 (12.96%) Backup Exec
3 37 (11.42%) Tivoli
4 32 (9.88%) SCOM
5 26 (8.02%) SCCM
5 26 (8.02%) HP SIM
6 21 (6.48%) Nagios
7 20 (6.17%) BMC PATROL
8 19 (5.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 15 (4.63%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (4.01%) Tivoli NetView
10 13 (4.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (3.40%) Legato
11 11 (3.40%) ARCserve
11 11 (3.40%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (2.78%) Netcool
12 9 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (2.47%) WSUS
13 8 (2.47%) Puppet
13 8 (2.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 129 (39.81%) HP
2 125 (38.58%) Symantec
3 119 (36.73%) VMware
4 106 (32.72%) Microsoft
5 94 (29.01%) Veritas
6 78 (24.07%) EMC
7 71 (21.91%) NetApp
8 56 (17.28%) Citrix
9 47 (14.51%) Red Hat
10 46 (14.20%) Cisco
11 42 (12.96%) IBM
12 40 (12.35%) Oracle
12 40 (12.35%) Brocade
13 30 (9.26%) 3PAR
13 30 (9.26%) Intel
14 25 (7.72%) BMC
15 21 (6.48%) Remedy
16 14 (4.32%) Altiris
17 13 (4.01%) SolarWinds
18 12 (3.70%) Sun
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