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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 451 410 315
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -95
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 140 164 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.41% 4.37% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 179
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 7
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 £15.90
% change year-on-year
- +24.21%
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4102 3752 3787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.51% 7.34% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2412 2106 1968
Average daily rate £376 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 160 174
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.56 £42.40 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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 1 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 1 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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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 -26 131 £373 -0.66% 27
London -4 77 £397 -0.68% 8
City of London +21 19 £425 +17.24% 1
South East -32 18 £330 -4.00% 11
Wiltshire +10 14 £300 - 2
South West -22 14 £300 -17.24% 4
West Midlands -8 6 £350 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -9 6 £303 -27.54% 2
Scotland -21 6 £400 +13.87% 1
North West -5 5 - - 1
East Midlands +2 4 £273 - 1
Edinburgh -19 4 £400 +13.87% 1
Manchester -1 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 3 £378 +25.83% 1
West Sussex -4 3 £350 - 3
Oxfordshire -4 3 £425 +45.29%
East of England -19 3 - -
Surrey -21 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +17 2 - - 1
Nottingham +16 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire 0 2 - -
Oxford -1 2 - -
Leeds -2 2 £305 - 1
West Yorkshire -2 2 £305 +1.66% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £273 -
Birmingham - 2 £350 - 1
Berkshire -5 1 £300 +4.34% 4
Kent - 1 £475 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 154 (46.81%) Windows
2 127 (38.60%) UNIX
3 126 (38.30%) HP
4 125 (37.99%) VMware
5 124 (37.69%) SAN
6 123 (37.39%) Symantec
7 101 (30.70%) Active Directory
8 99 (30.09%) Microsoft
9 92 (27.96%) Veritas
10 89 (27.05%) EMC
11 86 (26.14%) Finance
12 76 (23.10%) NetApp
12 76 (23.10%) ITIL
13 73 (22.19%) Linux
14 65 (19.76%) Solaris
15 58 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 56 (17.02%) Security Cleared
17 55 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008
17 55 (16.72%) DNS
18 53 (16.11%) Cisco
19 49 (14.89%) SLA
19 49 (14.89%) Citrix
19 49 (14.89%) Oracle
20 47 (14.29%) IBM
21 45 (13.68%) Red Hat
21 45 (13.68%) MS Exchange
22 44 (13.37%) Tivoli
22 44 (13.37%) Control-M
23 42 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
23 42 (12.77%) DHCP

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 45 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.34%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.43%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.13%) IIS
10 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (1.22%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.91%) Lync
12 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Office 365
1 1 (0.30%) IaaS
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
1 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (37.69%) SAN
2 55 (16.72%) DNS
3 42 (12.77%) DHCP
4 33 (10.03%) Firewall
5 20 (6.08%) NAS
6 17 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 15 (4.56%) LDAP
8 12 (3.65%) iSCSI
9 11 (3.34%) VPN
10 10 (3.04%) LAN
11 9 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (2.74%) WAN
12 7 (2.13%) Network Security
12 7 (2.13%) VLAN
13 5 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.22%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.22%) Internet
14 4 (1.22%) Connectrix
15 3 (0.91%) MPLS
15 3 (0.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.61%) TKPROF
7 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.30%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.30%) MySQL
8 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.52%) Toad
3 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.91%) Subversion
3 3 (0.91%) MSI
4 2 (0.61%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (26.14%) Finance
2 29 (8.81%) Financial Institution
3 25 (7.60%) Banking
4 24 (7.29%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.22%) Local Government
7 3 (0.91%) Games
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) International Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (19.45%) Administrator
2 49 (14.89%) Analyst
3 30 (9.12%) Support Engineer
4 29 (8.81%) Storage Engineer
4 29 (8.81%) Operations Analyst
5 26 (7.90%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (7.60%) Team Leader
7 22 (6.69%) Consultant
8 21 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
9 13 (3.95%) Storage Administrator
9 13 (3.95%) Architect
10 12 (3.65%) Server Engineer
10 12 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (3.65%) Storage Support Engineer
11 11 (3.34%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (3.04%) UNIX Engineer
13 9 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (2.74%) DBA
13 9 (2.74%) Storage Consultant
13 9 (2.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.56%) Middleware
2 7 (2.13%) Web Services
3 4 (1.22%) CSS
4 3 (0.91%) HTML
4 3 (0.91%) EDI
5 2 (0.61%) XML
6 1 (0.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.30%) WCF
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.30%) Ajax
6 1 (0.30%) LAMP
6 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.30%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.30%) .NET
6 1 (0.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.42%) Clustering
2 29 (8.81%) Hedge funds
3 24 (7.29%) Replication
4 21 (6.38%) EMC Centera
5 14 (4.26%) CLARiiON
6 13 (3.95%) Blackberry
7 11 (3.34%) Celerra
8 10 (3.04%) AS400
9 9 (2.74%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.43%) SecurID
10 8 (2.43%) VAX
11 7 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (2.13%) EqualLogic
11 7 (2.13%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.82%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.82%) iPad
13 3 (0.91%) IBM XIV
13 3 (0.91%) Firmware
14 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.61%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 154 (46.81%) Windows
2 127 (38.60%) UNIX
3 73 (22.19%) Linux
4 65 (19.76%) Solaris
5 55 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (12.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (7.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (4.56%) AIX
10 10 (3.04%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.74%) Windows 2000
12 8 (2.43%) VMS
12 8 (2.43%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.10%) ITIL
2 26 (7.90%) Migration
3 25 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (5.78%) Service Management
5 17 (5.17%) Business Continuity
6 16 (4.86%) Change Management
6 16 (4.86%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 14 (4.26%) Resource Management
7 14 (4.26%) Business Continuity Management
8 13 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (3.95%) Load Balancing
8 13 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (3.65%) Release Management
10 11 (3.34%) Capacity Management
10 11 (3.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (3.04%) Project Management
12 9 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (2.74%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.43%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.12%) Perl
2 27 (8.21%) PowerShell
3 23 (6.99%) SQL
4 22 (6.69%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.47%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.43%) VB
6 8 (2.43%) Bourne shell
7 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.82%) Python
8 6 (1.82%) Korn
9 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.22%) VBScript
9 4 (1.22%) C
10 2 (0.61%) Java
11 1 (0.30%) AWK
11 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.30%) C#
11 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.12%) DV Cleared
3 29 (8.81%) SC Cleared
4 26 (7.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.95%) VCP5
7 13 (3.95%) CCNA
8 9 (2.74%) CCA
8 9 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (2.74%) MCSE
8 9 (2.74%) MCP
9 8 (2.43%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.82%) Degree
10 6 (1.82%) VCP4
11 4 (1.22%) MCITP
12 3 (0.91%) NCDA
12 3 (0.91%) CCNP
13 2 (0.61%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (14.89%) SLA
2 17 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.91%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 101 (30.70%) Active Directory
2 58 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (11.25%) vSphere
4 30 (9.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 26 (7.90%) Hyper-V
5 26 (7.90%) VMware ESX
6 17 (5.17%) XenApp
7 14 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 13 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (3.34%) XenDesktop
11 10 (3.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 10 (3.04%) vCloud
12 9 (2.74%) DFS Replication
13 8 (2.43%) NFS
13 8 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (2.13%) Terminal Services
15 6 (1.82%) XenServer
15 6 (1.82%) Veritas File System
15 6 (1.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 44 (13.37%) Tivoli
1 44 (13.37%) Control-M
2 40 (12.16%) Backup Exec
3 32 (9.73%) SCOM
4 26 (7.90%) SCCM
5 23 (6.99%) HP SIM
6 22 (6.69%) BMC PATROL
7 20 (6.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 18 (5.47%) Nagios
9 16 (4.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 15 (4.56%) HP Data Protector
10 15 (4.56%) Legato
10 15 (4.56%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
12 13 (3.95%) Tivoli NetView
13 11 (3.34%) Puppet
13 11 (3.34%) ARCserve
14 9 (2.74%) WSUS
14 9 (2.74%) Netcool
15 8 (2.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 126 (38.30%) HP
2 125 (37.99%) VMware
3 123 (37.39%) Symantec
4 99 (30.09%) Microsoft
5 92 (27.96%) Veritas
6 89 (27.05%) EMC
7 76 (23.10%) NetApp
8 53 (16.11%) Cisco
9 49 (14.89%) Citrix
9 49 (14.89%) Oracle
10 47 (14.29%) IBM
11 45 (13.68%) Red Hat
12 41 (12.46%) Brocade
13 34 (10.33%) Intel
14 28 (8.51%) BMC
15 24 (7.29%) 3PAR
16 22 (6.69%) Remedy
17 19 (5.78%) Sun
18 16 (4.86%) SolarWinds
19 14 (4.26%) Dell
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