Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 677 664 632
Rank change year-on-year -13 -32 -50
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 169 166 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.56% 1.75% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 92 122
England median daily rate £365 £396 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +13.21% -
10th Percentile £246 £213 £201
90th Percentile £550 £494 £481
UK median daily rate £366 £363 £341
% change year-on-year +1.03% +6.23% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 21
England median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -47.67% +19.44%
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -41.86% +19.44%

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 10,844 9,487 8,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.82% 10.75% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,429 6,156 5,528
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £272 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 233 307
England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.85% - +1.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £45.87 £52.84 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.45%

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetBackup in England

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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 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
London -22 77 £450 +1.69% 6
South East -34 36 £300 -0.83% 3
East of England -1 20 £300 -29.20%
North of England +14 19 £318 -9.29% 5
Midlands +15 12 £375 -16.67% 2
North West +14 12 £280 +86.67%
West Midlands - 12 £375 - 1
North East +45 5 £320 -8.57% 3
South West 0 5 £248 -29.29% 2
Yorkshire -19 2 £350 -12.50% 2
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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.

1 106 (62.72%) Windows
2 80 (47.34%) SAN
3 71 (42.01%) Linux
3 71 (42.01%) Active Directory
4 61 (36.09%) Veritas
5 60 (35.50%) VMware
6 59 (34.91%) Solaris
7 56 (33.14%) Unix
8 55 (32.54%) Microsoft
9 54 (31.95%) HP
10 48 (28.40%) NetApp
11 47 (27.81%) Symantec
12 46 (27.22%) ITIL
13 42 (24.85%) Oracle
14 40 (23.67%) MS Exchange
14 40 (23.67%) Windows Server
15 39 (23.08%) SharePoint
15 39 (23.08%) Security Cleared
16 38 (22.49%) Finance
17 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (21.89%) VMware ESXi
17 37 (21.89%) Fibre Channel
18 36 (21.30%) PowerShell
19 35 (20.71%) Citrix
20 33 (19.53%) SQL Server
20 33 (19.53%) IBM
20 33 (19.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (19.53%) NAS
21 32 (18.93%) EMC
22 31 (18.34%) DNS

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 (23.67%) MS Exchange
2 39 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.51%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.73%) Apache
5 6 (3.55%) IIS
5 6 (3.55%) SAS
6 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.18%) JBoss
8 2 (1.18%) WildFly
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.59%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.69%) Office 365
3 10 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.14%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 80 (47.34%) SAN
2 37 (21.89%) Fibre Channel
3 33 (19.53%) NAS
4 31 (18.34%) DNS
5 30 (17.75%) DHCP
6 19 (11.24%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.28%) iSCSI
8 13 (7.69%) Firewall
9 9 (5.33%) LAN
10 8 (4.73%) Network Security
10 8 (4.73%) WAN
11 7 (4.14%) SSH
12 6 (3.55%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.96%) FTP
13 5 (2.96%) SMTP
14 4 (2.37%) HTTP
14 4 (2.37%) Kerberos
14 4 (2.37%) snoop
14 4 (2.37%) tcpdump
14 4 (2.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.92%) ObjectStore
3 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.59%) Big Data
6 1 (0.59%) MS Access
6 1 (0.59%) MySQL
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (22.49%) Finance
2 8 (4.73%) Legal
3 6 (3.55%) Local Government
4 5 (2.96%) Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Advertising
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (16.57%) Administrator
2 24 (14.20%) Storage Engineer
3 22 (13.02%) Support Engineer
4 17 (10.06%) Analyst
5 15 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (8.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (8.88%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
7 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) NetApp Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Solaris Administrator
8 11 (6.51%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Infrastructure Support
8 11 (6.51%) PowerShell Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Unix Engineer
9 10 (5.92%) Architect
9 10 (5.92%) Solaris Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.55%) Web Services
2 5 (2.96%) LDAP
3 3 (1.78%) Middleware
4 2 (1.18%) Flash
5 1 (0.59%) .NET
5 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Clustering
2 25 (14.79%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 18 (10.65%) Replication
4 17 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.92%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (4.14%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.14%) EMC VNX
6 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Licensing
7 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.96%) iPad
8 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.78%) PKI
9 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.78%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.18%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.18%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.18%) IBM XIV
10 2 (1.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 106 (62.72%) Windows
2 71 (42.01%) Linux
3 59 (34.91%) Solaris
4 56 (33.14%) Unix
5 40 (23.67%) Windows Server
6 33 (19.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (12.43%) AIX
10 17 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (8.28%) Windows 7
11 14 (8.28%) Windows XP
12 12 (7.10%) SUSE
13 10 (5.92%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (2.37%) CentOS
14 4 (2.37%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.37%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
16 2 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.22%) ITIL
2 27 (15.98%) Load Balancing
3 25 (14.79%) Migration
4 24 (14.20%) Performance Monitoring
4 24 (14.20%) Problem Management
5 22 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (9.47%) Data Migration
7 13 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 12 (7.10%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.51%) Change Management
10 8 (4.73%) DevOps
10 8 (4.73%) High Availability
10 8 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.14%) Change Control
11 7 (4.14%) ITIL V3
11 7 (4.14%) People Management
11 7 (4.14%) Project Management
11 7 (4.14%) Software Licensing
12 6 (3.55%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) PowerShell
2 24 (14.20%) SQL
3 21 (12.43%) Shell Script
4 19 (11.24%) Perl
5 14 (8.28%) C#
6 13 (7.69%) Python
7 11 (6.51%) VBScript
8 8 (4.73%) Ruby
9 6 (3.55%) Java
10 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.78%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (11.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (10.65%) Degree
4 18 (10.65%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.65%) MCSE
5 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
6 13 (7.69%) MCSA
7 11 (6.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (3.55%) CCNA
9 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.55%) MCP
10 4 (2.37%) RHCE
11 3 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.78%) MCITP
11 3 (1.78%) VCP5
12 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (42.01%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.89%) VMware ESXi
2 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (17.75%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.24%) NFS
5 18 (10.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 16 (9.47%) Veritas File System
7 13 (7.69%) vSphere
8 11 (6.51%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.96%) Docker
9 5 (2.96%) iptables
9 5 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.78%) XenServer
12 2 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (1.18%) Samba
13 1 (0.59%) KVM
13 1 (0.59%) RHEV
13 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (16.57%) SCCM
2 26 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 24 (14.20%) Puppet
4 17 (10.06%) HP Data Protector
5 15 (8.88%) SCOM
6 14 (8.28%) Netcool
6 14 (8.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
8 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (7.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (6.51%) BladeLogic
10 10 (5.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (4.73%) Tivoli
12 6 (3.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (2.96%) Ansible
13 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (2.96%) SnapMirror
13 5 (2.96%) SnapVault
13 5 (2.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (2.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 61 (36.09%) Veritas
2 60 (35.50%) VMware
3 55 (32.54%) Microsoft
4 54 (31.95%) HP
5 48 (28.40%) NetApp
6 47 (27.81%) Symantec
7 42 (24.85%) Oracle
8 35 (20.71%) Citrix
9 33 (19.53%) IBM
10 32 (18.93%) EMC
11 31 (18.34%) Brocade
11 31 (18.34%) Red Hat
12 28 (16.57%) Cisco
13 20 (11.83%) Dell
14 19 (11.24%) McAfee
15 16 (9.47%) 3PAR
16 15 (8.88%) Hitachi
16 15 (8.88%) Sun
17 14 (8.28%) CommVault
17 14 (8.28%) EqualLogic