The table below looks at the statistics for NetBackup skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas NetBackup
Rank 123 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.33% 2.15% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £250 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £30.00
NetBackup
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
150 186 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.92% 8.63% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 92 76
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.06 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £26.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

NetBackup
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

NetBackup Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NetBackup
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetBackup across the West Midlands region.

NetBackup Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetBackup
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup across the West Midlands region.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -6 1 £250 -44.44% 1
Coventry - 1 - - 5
NetBackup
England

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SafeCom
4 2 (33.33%) IAG
4 2 (33.33%) UAG
4 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) IAG
3 2 (33.33%) UAG
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (33.33%) SafeCom
4 1 (16.67%) arcserve
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos