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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 465 473 423
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -50
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 161 145 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.36% 3.25% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 61 86
Average daily rate
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£345 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £28.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.43% +44.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £21.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £31.80 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £28.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.43% +44.87%

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
4785 4457 4006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.17% 8.01% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2928 2634 2312
Average daily rate £403 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 150 157
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.33 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £40.00 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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 -8 142 £350 - 35
London +18 65 £325 -17.46% 11
South East -9 39 £388 +24.00% 11
City of London +2 13 £325 -25.71% 2
Berkshire +2 12 £330 +10.00% 3
Scotland +1 11 £290 -27.50% 1
West Midlands -1 9 £360 -17.82% 2
Surrey +2 8 £450 +28.57% 3
South West -18 8 - - 6
North West -29 8 £475 - 1
Basingstoke +4 7 £425 -
Hampshire -13 7 £425 +32.81% 1
Plymouth - 7 - -
Devon - 7 - -
Edinburgh -10 6 £330 -17.50%
Worcestershire - 6 £400 -
Worcester - 6 £400 -
West Yorkshire -19 5 - - 3
Yorkshire -27 5 - - 4
Luton +19 4 £350 -
Bedfordshire +17 4 £350 -
East of England +1 4 £350 -
East Midlands -5 4 £375 +70.45%
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £375 -
Nottingham -7 4 £375 -
West Sussex -11 4 £350 +40.00% 1
Manchester -19 4 £475 -
Oxfordshire -22 4 £363 -14.70% 1
Leeds -25 4 - - 3
Birmingham 0 3 £324 -26.00% 2

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 145 (54.31%) SAN
2 143 (53.56%) Windows
3 125 (46.82%) Symantec
4 113 (42.32%) VMware
5 94 (35.21%) Microsoft
6 83 (31.09%) UNIX
7 77 (28.84%) Linux
7 77 (28.84%) HP
8 75 (28.09%) Active Directory
8 75 (28.09%) Solaris
9 71 (26.59%) NetApp
10 66 (24.72%) ITIL
11 61 (22.85%) EMC
12 60 (22.47%) Veritas
12 60 (22.47%) Red Hat
13 59 (22.10%) Finance
14 58 (21.72%) DNS
14 58 (21.72%) NAS
15 57 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 56 (20.97%) IBM
16 56 (20.97%) Oracle
17 50 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
18 48 (17.98%) Cisco
19 47 (17.60%) MS Exchange
19 47 (17.60%) Banking
20 46 (17.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 40 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
21 40 (14.98%) SQL
22 39 (14.61%) MS Excel
23 38 (14.23%) Windows Server 2003

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (17.60%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.49%) SharePoint
3 23 (8.61%) Lync
4 19 (7.12%) IIS
5 18 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.87%) Apache
7 10 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (3.37%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.00%) OpenStack
9 8 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.62%) Node.js
11 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 39 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.62%) MS Office
3 9 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.12%) SAP CCM
2 3 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.87%) Office 365
4 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (54.31%) SAN
2 58 (21.72%) DNS
2 58 (21.72%) NAS
3 32 (11.99%) Firewall
4 25 (9.36%) DHCP
5 22 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 22 (8.24%) Fibre Channel
6 18 (6.74%) LAN
7 17 (6.37%) FTP
8 12 (4.49%) LDAP
8 12 (4.49%) iSCSI
9 9 (3.37%) VLAN
9 9 (3.37%) FCoE
10 8 (3.00%) SSH
11 7 (2.62%) WAN
12 4 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.50%) Internet
13 3 (1.12%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.12%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.74%) MySQL
3 11 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.75%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.75%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.62%) Big Data
6 7 (2.62%) Informix
7 6 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.25%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.87%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.75%) TKPROF
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.75%) DB2
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (3.37%) JIRA
2 7 (2.62%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.25%) Subversion
4 5 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 59 (22.10%) Finance
2 47 (17.60%) Banking
3 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.50%) International Banking
3 4 (1.50%) Advertising
4 3 (1.12%) Law
4 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.75%) Automotive
5 2 (0.75%) Legal
5 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (19.10%) Administrator
2 29 (10.86%) Analyst
3 27 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (9.74%) Storage Engineer
5 21 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (7.87%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.24%) Consultant
6 14 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (4.87%) Architect
8 11 (4.12%) UNIX Engineer
9 10 (3.75%) Wintel Engineer
9 10 (3.75%) Backup Engineer
10 9 (3.37%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.37%) DBA
10 9 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.00%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.00%) Server Engineer
11 8 (3.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.25%) Middleware
2 2 (0.75%) HTML
2 2 (0.75%) Web Services
2 2 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.86%) Replication
1 29 (10.86%) Clustering
2 27 (10.11%) EMC VMAX
3 21 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.12%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (5.24%) EMC VNX
6 14 (5.24%) Blackberry
7 10 (3.75%) Client/Server
7 10 (3.75%) HACMP
8 7 (2.62%) FlexPod
8 7 (2.62%) IBM XIV
8 7 (2.62%) CLARiiON
9 6 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.50%) PKI
12 3 (1.12%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.12%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.75%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 143 (53.56%) Windows
2 83 (31.09%) UNIX
3 77 (28.84%) Linux
4 75 (28.09%) Solaris
5 50 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (17.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (14.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (7.12%) Data ONTAP
10 16 (5.99%) AIX
11 8 (3.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (2.25%) SUSE
12 6 (2.25%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.87%) HPUX
14 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.37%) VMS
15 1 (0.37%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.72%) ITIL
2 40 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (10.11%) Capacity Management
4 20 (7.49%) Change Management
4 20 (7.49%) Performance Management
5 19 (7.12%) Service Management
6 17 (6.37%) Problem Management
7 15 (5.62%) Migration
8 12 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (3.75%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (3.75%) Project Management
10 9 (3.37%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.00%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.62%) Workflow
12 7 (2.62%) Load Balancing
12 7 (2.62%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (2.62%) Patch Management
12 7 (2.62%) Build Automation
13 6 (2.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.98%) SQL
2 30 (11.24%) PowerShell
3 29 (10.86%) Perl
4 27 (10.11%) Shell Script
5 13 (4.87%) Python
6 10 (3.75%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.37%) PHP
8 7 (2.62%) Korn
9 6 (2.25%) VB
10 4 (1.50%) VBScript
11 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.12%) Java
12 2 (0.75%) VBA
13 1 (0.37%) C
13 1 (0.37%) Ruby
13 1 (0.37%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 35 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 33 (12.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.87%) MCSE
5 7 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.25%) IBM Certification
6 6 (2.25%) MCITP
6 6 (2.25%) Degree
7 4 (1.50%) MCP
7 4 (1.50%) HND
7 4 (1.50%) HP ASE
7 4 (1.50%) NCDA
7 4 (1.50%) VCAP
8 3 (1.12%) MCSA
8 3 (1.12%) MCTS
8 3 (1.12%) MOS
9 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.75%) RHCE
10 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.12%) SLA
2 7 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (28.09%) Active Directory
2 57 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.49%) vSphere
4 26 (9.74%) SRDF
4 26 (9.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 24 (8.99%) NFS
5 24 (8.99%) VMware ESX
6 20 (7.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 12 (4.49%) Hyper-V
8 12 (4.49%) XenApp
9 7 (2.62%) Firmware
9 7 (2.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (2.25%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.87%) Veritas File System
11 5 (1.87%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (1.50%) XenServer
12 4 (1.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 31 (11.61%) SCOM
2 27 (10.11%) Backup Exec
3 26 (9.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 21 (7.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 19 (7.12%) Puppet
6 18 (6.74%) Nagios
7 16 (5.99%) SCCM
8 15 (5.62%) Tivoli
9 14 (5.24%) WSUS
9 14 (5.24%) EMC NetWorker
9 14 (5.24%) Oracle ZFS
10 13 (4.87%) SnapVault
11 12 (4.49%) Control-M
12 11 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (3.00%) Cacti
14 8 (3.00%) EMC VPLEX
14 8 (3.00%) SnapMirror
14 8 (3.00%) Graphite
15 7 (2.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (46.82%) Symantec
2 113 (42.32%) VMware
3 94 (35.21%) Microsoft
4 77 (28.84%) HP
5 71 (26.59%) NetApp
6 61 (22.85%) EMC
7 60 (22.47%) Veritas
7 60 (22.47%) Red Hat
8 56 (20.97%) Oracle
8 56 (20.97%) IBM
9 48 (17.98%) Cisco
10 38 (14.23%) Brocade
11 37 (13.86%) Citrix
12 26 (9.74%) Sun
13 23 (8.61%) Dell
14 16 (5.99%) McAfee
15 15 (5.62%) CommVault
16 14 (5.24%) SAP
17 12 (4.49%) SolarWinds
18 9 (3.37%) Sophos
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £21 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £470 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Energon People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 17 days ago