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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec NetBackup
Rank 117 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.51% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.50% 6.70% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£356 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £204 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+50.94% +34.99%
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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
200 179 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.38% 7.57% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 93 48
Average daily rate £370 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £443 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.88 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £12.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetBackup across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

NetBackup Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -10 2 - -
Coventry - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
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NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) Dell
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (35.29%) FalconStor
5 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (35.29%) SCCM
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (35.29%) ARCserve
5 6 (35.29%) CA
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Brocade
7 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Symantec
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (17.65%) vSphere
8 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (35.29%) Server Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Server Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) VB
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) ARCserve
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Dell
3 6 (35.29%) CA
3 6 (35.29%) HP
3 6 (35.29%) FalconStor
4 5 (29.41%) Brocade
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) IBM