The table below looks at the statistics for PureDisk skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PureDisk over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
Rank 645 640 604
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -36
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.082% 0.10% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £355 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £314 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £364 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6072 4886 4422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.24% 8.58% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4006 3002 2581
Median daily rate £450 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 143 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.03 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.25 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +11.68%

PureDisk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PureDisk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

PureDisk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PureDisk
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PureDisk within the UK.

PureDisk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PureDisk
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PureDisk within the UK.

PureDisk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PureDisk
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PureDisk within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 5 £355 +10.93%
North East - 5 £355 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £350 -
Northumberland - 1 £360 -

PureDisk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PureDisk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PureDisk.

1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (100.00%) arcserve
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Simpana
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Legato
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) EMC

PureDisk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Backup Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Legato
2 4 (80.00%) Simpana
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) arcserve
1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAP