Period
to 1 April 2020

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 6 months to 1 April 2020 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
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 544 679 713
Rank change year-on-year +135 +34 -52
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 112 167 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.39% 1.26% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 106 100
Median daily rate £425 £425 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.04% -10.40%
10th Percentile £256 £311 £217
90th Percentile £538 £575 £576
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.67% +37.58%
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - -34.88% +22.86%

NetBackup is in the Systems Management category. The following 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.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,051 13,255 11,958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.39% 15.05% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,331 8,918 8,085
Median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £278
90th Percentile £675 £669 £635
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 321 255
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% -14.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £49.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.80 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.38% +7.43% -14.11%

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NetBackup as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetBackup in England.

Daily rate trend for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetBackup in England over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NetBackup in England.

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 6 months to 1 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +56 52 £450 +23.29% 9
North West +71 48 £450 +28.57% 2
London +110 24 £425 -8.60% 1
South East +91 17 £400 -7.78% 8
Midlands +66 8 £140 -60.00% 2
West Midlands +53 7 £140 -56.25% 2
East of England +34 5 £438 +16.67%
South West +28 5 £338 -30.77% 4
Yorkshire +8 4 - -
East Midlands +34 1 £305 -12.86%
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 69 (61.61%) VMware
2 61 (54.46%) Windows
3 53 (47.32%) EMC
4 46 (41.07%) SAN
5 44 (39.29%) Security Cleared
6 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
7 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 39 (34.82%) NetApp
8 39 (34.82%) SC Cleared
9 38 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (28.57%) Migration
11 29 (25.89%) HP
11 29 (25.89%) Windows Server
12 28 (25.00%) Unix
13 26 (23.21%) SQL
14 25 (22.32%) Linux
14 25 (22.32%) Veritas
14 25 (22.32%) SCCM
14 25 (22.32%) Brocade
15 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
15 24 (21.43%) EMC VNX
16 23 (20.54%) Azure
16 23 (20.54%) Dell
17 22 (19.64%) Cisco
18 20 (17.86%) DNS
19 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
19 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2016
20 18 (16.07%) Solaris
21 17 (15.18%) NAS
21 17 (15.18%) Veeam

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 9 (8.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.36%) Apache
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.57%) IIS
5 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.93%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.54%) Azure
2 15 (13.39%) Office 365
3 10 (8.93%) AWS
4 7 (6.25%) IaaS
5 5 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.46%) PaaS
6 4 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.57%) GCP
7 2 (1.79%) Datadog
7 2 (1.79%) SaaS
8 1 (0.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.07%) SAN
2 20 (17.86%) DNS
3 17 (15.18%) NAS
4 13 (11.61%) DHCP
4 13 (11.61%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (4.46%) Firewall
5 5 (4.46%) VLAN
6 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.68%) DMZ
7 3 (2.68%) Internet
7 3 (2.68%) LAN
7 3 (2.68%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.68%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.68%) SMTP
7 3 (2.68%) WAN
8 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.79%) SNMP
8 2 (1.79%) VSAN
9 1 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) MySQL
2 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Hudson
1 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.25%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Local Government
3 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.79%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (20.54%) Consultant
2 21 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
3 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.82%) Storage Consultant
5 10 (8.93%) Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Backup Consultant
5 10 (8.93%) Storage and Backup Consultant
5 10 (8.93%) Wintel Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Administrator
7 8 (7.14%) NetBackup Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Build Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Storage and Backup Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.46%) NetApp Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Apache NiFi
1 2 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (0.89%) Memcached
2 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 24 (21.43%) EMC VNX
2 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.93%) CLARiiON
3 10 (8.93%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (8.04%) Celerra
5 5 (4.46%) Clustering
5 5 (4.46%) iPad
6 3 (2.68%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.89%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.89%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 61 (54.46%) Windows
2 29 (25.89%) Windows Server
3 28 (25.00%) Unix
4 25 (22.32%) Linux
5 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (16.07%) Solaris
7 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (5.36%) Windows 10
11 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.68%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.79%) AIX
13 2 (1.79%) CentOS
13 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.57%) Migration
2 16 (14.29%) ITIL
3 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (9.82%) IT Strategy
5 10 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.04%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.14%) Storage Management
8 7 (6.25%) DevOps
8 7 (6.25%) High Availability
8 7 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.36%) Change Management
9 6 (5.36%) Project Delivery
10 5 (4.46%) ITIL V3
10 5 (4.46%) Proactive Maintenance
10 5 (4.46%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (4.46%) Project Management
11 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.57%) Software Deployment
11 4 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) SQL
2 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.68%) Perl
3 3 (2.68%) Python
4 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 39 (34.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) VCP6
5 2 (1.79%) CCNA
5 2 (1.79%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.79%) HND
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.79%) MCITP
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
5 2 (1.79%) VCAP
6 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) NCDA
6 1 (0.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) GxP
2 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.39%) Hyper-V
3 15 (13.39%) vSphere
4 14 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 8 (7.14%) XenApp
7 6 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.46%) Firmware
9 3 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.68%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.79%) Docker
10 2 (1.79%) iptables
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.79%) vCloud
11 1 (0.89%) Corosync
11 1 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.89%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 25 (22.32%) SCCM
2 12 (10.71%) vRealize
2 12 (10.71%) WSUS
3 9 (8.04%) Ansible
3 9 (8.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (6.25%) SnapMirror
6 6 (5.36%) Puppet
6 6 (5.36%) SCOM
7 5 (4.46%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (3.57%) HP SIM
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (3.57%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.68%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.68%) Control-M
9 3 (2.68%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.68%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (61.61%) VMware
2 53 (47.32%) EMC
3 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
4 39 (34.82%) NetApp
5 29 (25.89%) HP
6 25 (22.32%) Brocade
6 25 (22.32%) Veritas
7 23 (20.54%) Dell
8 22 (19.64%) Cisco
9 17 (15.18%) Veeam
10 14 (12.50%) Oracle
11 11 (9.82%) Citrix
11 11 (9.82%) Hitachi
12 10 (8.93%) IBM
13 8 (7.14%) 3PAR
13 8 (7.14%) SolarWinds
13 8 (7.14%) Symantec
14 7 (6.25%) DataCore
15 6 (5.36%) Mercator
16 5 (4.46%) Red Hat