The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NetBackup skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetBackup over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Veritas NetBackup
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 469 447 510
Rank change year-on-year -22 +63  
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 119 174 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.56% 3.15% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 129 69
Median daily rate £340 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.84% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £360 £338
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £44.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.71% +69.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £31.10 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £49.50 £33.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £34.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year -71.01% +31.42%  

NetBackup is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4649 5525 4429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.81% 11.18% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3080 3636 2752
Median daily rate £488 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 112 153
Median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.30 £39.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing NetBackup as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetBackup in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
South East 0 52 £335 -10.66% 3
London +11 39 £425 - 5
North East +46 12 £310 +13.55% 3
Yorkshire +32 9 £363 -3.33%
South West -3 3 - - 3
East Midlands -8 3 £323 -19.37%
North West +11 1 - -
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 132 (65.02%) Windows
2 102 (50.25%) Linux
3 101 (49.75%) SAN
4 92 (45.32%) Veritas
4 92 (45.32%) VMware
5 82 (40.39%) Unix
6 80 (39.41%) Active Directory
6 80 (39.41%) Symantec
7 73 (35.96%) Solaris
8 71 (34.98%) Finance
9 62 (30.54%) EMC
10 59 (29.06%) HP
11 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
12 56 (27.59%) Windows Server
13 54 (26.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (26.60%) DNS
14 52 (25.62%) Brocade
14 52 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (25.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 51 (25.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 50 (24.63%) Cisco
17 48 (23.65%) Red Hat
18 47 (23.15%) NetApp
19 45 (22.17%) DHCP
19 45 (22.17%) Oracle
19 45 (22.17%) NAS
20 44 (21.67%) Perl
21 43 (21.18%) PowerShell
22 40 (19.70%) MS Exchange
23 38 (18.72%) Citrix

NetBackup
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (6.40%) IIS
3 13 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.40%) Skype for Business
4 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.43%) JBoss
5 9 (4.43%) WildFly
6 8 (3.94%) Apache
7 6 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.46%) Live Communications Server
8 5 (2.46%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.49%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Bankmaster
1 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.46%) Office 365
3 3 (1.48%) IaaS
4 2 (0.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 101 (49.75%) SAN
2 54 (26.60%) DNS
3 45 (22.17%) DHCP
3 45 (22.17%) NAS
4 34 (16.75%) Fibre Channel
5 25 (12.32%) LDAP
6 23 (11.33%) TCP/IP
7 18 (8.87%) SMTP
8 17 (8.37%) LAN
9 16 (7.88%) Firewall
10 14 (6.90%) SSH
11 11 (5.42%) VPN
11 11 (5.42%) WAN
12 10 (4.93%) iSCSI
13 9 (4.43%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (4.43%) Skype
14 7 (3.45%) FTP
15 6 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (2.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.96%) MS Access
3 4 (1.97%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.48%) ObjectStore
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.99%) MySQL
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.48%) JIRA
2 3 (1.48%) Subversion
3 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 71 (34.98%) Finance
2 30 (14.78%) Banking
3 25 (12.32%) Legal
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
4 5 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.48%) Law
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Electronics
6 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 2 (0.99%) Publishing
6 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (21.67%) Analyst
2 41 (20.20%) Administrator
3 32 (15.76%) Systems Administrator
4 25 (12.32%) Unix Administrator
5 21 (10.34%) Backup Engineer
5 21 (10.34%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 17 (8.37%) Storage Engineer
7 16 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (7.39%) Storage Administrator
9 14 (6.90%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.91%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.42%) Solaris Administrator
11 11 (5.42%) Support Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) NetBackup Engineer
12 10 (4.93%) Operations Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Unix Analyst
13 9 (4.43%) Consultant
14 8 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.91%) Middleware
2 10 (4.93%) Web Services
3 3 (1.48%) WAP
4 2 (0.99%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (0.99%) Memcached
4 2 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.99%) YAML
5 1 (0.49%) ADO
5 1 (0.49%) J2EE
5 1 (0.49%) JSP
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.26%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 26 (12.81%) Clustering
4 24 (11.82%) Replication
5 14 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 13 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.43%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.94%) Fat Client
8 8 (3.94%) HP Storage
8 8 (3.94%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.94%) Private Cloud
8 8 (3.94%) Thin Client
9 7 (3.45%) EMC VNX
10 6 (2.96%) Derivative
10 6 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (2.46%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.97%) CMDB
12 4 (1.97%) iPad
13 3 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 132 (65.02%) Windows
2 102 (50.25%) Linux
3 82 (40.39%) Unix
4 73 (35.96%) Solaris
5 56 (27.59%) Windows Server
6 54 (26.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (25.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (25.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (11.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (10.84%) AIX
10 16 (7.88%) CentOS
11 13 (6.40%) Windows 7
12 9 (4.43%) Android
13 8 (3.94%) Windows XP
14 6 (2.96%) SUSE
15 5 (2.46%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (2.46%) Windows 10
15 5 (2.46%) Windows 8
16 4 (1.97%) VMS
17 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.27%) ITIL
2 28 (13.79%) Problem Management
3 27 (13.30%) Change Management
4 25 (12.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (12.32%) High Availability
5 21 (10.34%) Migration
6 18 (8.87%) Service Delivery
7 16 (7.88%) Change Control
8 15 (7.39%) Capacity Management
9 13 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (5.91%) Load Balancing
11 11 (5.42%) Configuration Management
11 11 (5.42%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (4.93%) Data Protection
13 9 (4.43%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 9 (4.43%) Mobile Device Management
14 8 (3.94%) Data Centre Operations
14 8 (3.94%) DevOps
14 8 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.67%) Perl
2 43 (21.18%) PowerShell
3 27 (13.30%) SQL
4 20 (9.85%) Bash Shell
5 19 (9.36%) Java
6 17 (8.37%) Korn
6 17 (8.37%) Python
7 15 (7.39%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.43%) VB
9 8 (3.94%) Bourne shell
10 7 (3.45%) AWK
11 4 (1.97%) C
11 4 (1.97%) Ruby
12 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (12.81%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.37%) MCSE
2 17 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (5.91%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.42%) Degree
5 11 (5.42%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.94%) RHCE
7 7 (3.45%) OCA
7 7 (3.45%) OCP
7 7 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (3.45%) RHCSA
8 5 (2.46%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.48%) CCNA
10 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.48%) MCSD
11 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.99%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (39.41%) Active Directory
2 52 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (13.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 27 (13.30%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (10.84%) Veritas File System
5 19 (9.36%) Hyper-V
6 17 (8.37%) NFS
7 10 (4.93%) XenApp
8 7 (3.45%) GlusterFS
8 7 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.45%) vSphere
9 4 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.48%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.99%) vCloud
11 2 (0.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.99%) Xen
11 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (12.81%) Backup Exec
2 22 (10.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 19 (9.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (9.36%) SCCM
3 19 (9.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 17 (8.37%) Puppet
4 17 (8.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 15 (7.39%) Nagios
6 13 (6.40%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (5.42%) Ansible
7 11 (5.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (5.42%) vCenter Server
8 10 (4.93%) AirWatch
8 10 (4.93%) Control-M
8 10 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (4.93%) WSUS
9 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (3.94%) Netcool
10 8 (3.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 8 (3.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 92 (45.32%) Veritas
1 92 (45.32%) VMware
2 80 (39.41%) Symantec
3 62 (30.54%) EMC
4 59 (29.06%) HP
5 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
6 52 (25.62%) Brocade
7 50 (24.63%) Cisco
8 48 (23.65%) Red Hat
9 47 (23.15%) NetApp
10 45 (22.17%) Oracle
11 38 (18.72%) Citrix
12 28 (13.79%) Sun
13 24 (11.82%) IBM
14 21 (10.34%) McAfee
15 10 (4.93%) 3PAR
16 9 (4.43%) MobileIron
16 9 (4.43%) Veeam
17 7 (3.45%) Dell
17 7 (3.45%) Intel
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