Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 599 648
Rank change year-on-year +2 +49 -110
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 261 274 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.43% 2.52% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 183 135
England median daily rate £338 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £200
90th Percentile £541 £488 £450
UK median daily rate £325 £365 £326
% change year-on-year -10.96% +11.88% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -7.41% -14.29%
10th Percentile £14.75 £17.05 £20.45
90th Percentile £27.50 £45.75 £28.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.62% -3.70% -14.29%

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 10761 10879 8916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.11% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7370 7007 5511
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.19%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 247 307
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.74% +2.50% +0.45%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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
South East +15 89 £320 -8.57% 2
London -18 81 £450 +0.28% 2
North of England +59 50 £310 +10.71% 1
North East +80 37 £310 +10.71%
Midlands +23 16 £350 +7.69% 1
West Midlands +28 14 £280 -13.85% 1
East of England -7 14 £325 -27.78%
North West 0 11 £280 +21.12% 1
South West -15 11 £437 +14.69% 2
Yorkshire +12 2 £400 +24.03%
East Midlands -6 2 £350 -12.50%
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 161 (61.69%) Windows
2 136 (52.11%) SAN
3 118 (45.21%) Linux
4 111 (42.53%) Solaris
5 110 (42.15%) Veritas
6 99 (37.93%) VMware
7 96 (36.78%) Active Directory
8 95 (36.40%) Symantec
9 94 (36.02%) Unix
10 87 (33.33%) HP
11 82 (31.42%) Microsoft
11 82 (31.42%) EMC
12 79 (30.27%) Brocade
13 75 (28.74%) Fibre Channel
14 71 (27.20%) Security Cleared
15 70 (26.82%) NetApp
16 66 (25.29%) ITIL
16 66 (25.29%) Finance
17 60 (22.99%) Cisco
17 60 (22.99%) VMware ESXi
18 59 (22.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 58 (22.22%) Oracle
20 56 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
21 53 (20.31%) Red Hat
22 52 (19.92%) Windows Server
23 48 (18.39%) NAS
23 48 (18.39%) AIX
24 47 (18.01%) Windows Server 2012
25 46 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
26 45 (17.24%) SC Cleared

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 37 (14.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.26%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.21%) Skype for Business
4 10 (3.83%) IIS
5 9 (3.45%) JBoss
6 8 (3.07%) WildFly
7 6 (2.30%) SAS
8 5 (1.92%) Apache
8 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.38%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.38%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.98%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (4.98%) Office 365
3 7 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.30%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (52.11%) SAN
2 75 (28.74%) Fibre Channel
3 48 (18.39%) NAS
4 40 (15.33%) DNS
5 37 (14.18%) DHCP
6 17 (6.51%) TCP/IP
7 13 (4.98%) Firewall
7 13 (4.98%) LDAP
7 13 (4.98%) SSH
8 11 (4.21%) LAN
9 10 (3.83%) iSCSI
10 9 (3.45%) SMTP
10 9 (3.45%) WAN
11 8 (3.07%) Network Security
12 7 (2.68%) Wireshark
13 6 (2.30%) FTP
14 4 (1.53%) HTTP
14 4 (1.53%) snoop
14 4 (1.53%) tcpdump
14 4 (1.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.83%) ObjectStore
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.38%) MS Access
7 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) JIRA
1 2 (0.77%) Subversion
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (25.29%) Finance
2 25 (9.58%) Legal
3 21 (8.05%) Banking
4 8 (3.07%) Local Government
5 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (18.01%) Administrator
2 37 (14.18%) Storage Engineer
3 33 (12.64%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (9.96%) Backup Engineer
5 24 (9.20%) NetApp Engineer
6 23 (8.81%) Analyst
7 22 (8.43%) Support Engineer
8 19 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.13%) Storage and Backup Engineer
9 16 (6.13%) Unix Administrator
10 15 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
11 14 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (5.36%) Architect
11 14 (5.36%) Solaris Administrator
12 13 (4.98%) Storage Administrator
12 13 (4.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support
14 11 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 11 (4.21%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.45%) Middleware
1 9 (3.45%) Web Services
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.38%) ADO
3 1 (0.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 35 (13.41%) Replication
3 31 (11.88%) Clustering
4 27 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 11 (4.21%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.83%) EMC VMAX
7 10 (3.83%) EMC VNX
8 9 (3.45%) HP Storage
8 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.68%) Online Banking
10 6 (2.30%) Microsoft Licensing
11 5 (1.92%) PKI
11 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 4 (1.53%) iPad
13 3 (1.15%) Smartcard
14 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 161 (61.69%) Windows
2 118 (45.21%) Linux
3 111 (42.53%) Solaris
4 94 (36.02%) Unix
5 59 (22.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (19.92%) Windows Server
7 48 (18.39%) AIX
8 47 (18.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (5.75%) Windows XP
12 13 (4.98%) Windows 7
13 12 (4.60%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (4.60%) SUSE
14 10 (3.83%) CentOS
15 3 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (1.15%) HPUX
15 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.77%) Android
17 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.29%) ITIL
2 43 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 43 (16.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 40 (15.33%) Migration
4 39 (14.94%) Load Balancing
5 26 (9.96%) Problem Management
6 24 (9.20%) Change Management
7 22 (8.43%) High Availability
8 20 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (7.66%) Service Delivery
9 18 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (6.90%) Incident Management
10 15 (5.75%) Capacity Management
10 15 (5.75%) Data Migration
10 15 (5.75%) Quality Management
11 14 (5.36%) QMS
12 13 (4.98%) Project Management
13 10 (3.83%) Change Control
13 10 (3.83%) Security Patching
14 9 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.48%) PowerShell
2 35 (13.41%) Perl
3 31 (11.88%) Shell Script
4 28 (10.73%) SQL
5 17 (6.51%) Python
6 14 (5.36%) Java
7 13 (4.98%) C#
8 11 (4.21%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.21%) Korn
9 7 (2.68%) Ruby
10 6 (2.30%) Bourne shell
10 6 (2.30%) VBScript
11 5 (1.92%) AWK
12 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (27.20%) Security Cleared
2 45 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (8.05%) DV Cleared
5 17 (6.51%) Degree
6 14 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (4.60%) MCSE
8 8 (3.07%) MCSA
8 8 (3.07%) RHCE
9 7 (2.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.30%) CCNA
10 6 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.92%) MCP
11 5 (1.92%) OCA
11 5 (1.92%) OCP
11 5 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (1.92%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.15%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.05%) SLA
2 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (36.78%) Active Directory
2 60 (22.99%) VMware ESXi
3 56 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (13.41%) Hyper-V
5 34 (13.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 33 (12.64%) NFS
7 31 (11.88%) Veritas File System
8 17 (6.51%) vSphere
9 8 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (2.30%) Firmware
10 6 (2.30%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.92%) GlusterFS
12 4 (1.53%) Docker
12 4 (1.53%) iptables
12 4 (1.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.15%) Samba
13 3 (1.15%) XenApp
13 3 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (14.56%) Backup Exec
2 36 (13.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 33 (12.64%) HP Data Protector
4 29 (11.11%) Puppet
5 25 (9.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 23 (8.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 22 (8.43%) SCCM
8 18 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 15 (5.75%) BladeLogic
9 15 (5.75%) Netcool
9 15 (5.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 15 (5.75%) SCOM
10 10 (3.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 9 (3.45%) Tivoli
12 8 (3.07%) Data Guard
12 8 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (2.30%) Ansible
14 6 (2.30%) Nagios
14 6 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 110 (42.15%) Veritas
2 99 (37.93%) VMware
3 95 (36.40%) Symantec
4 87 (33.33%) HP
5 82 (31.42%) EMC
5 82 (31.42%) Microsoft
6 79 (30.27%) Brocade
7 70 (26.82%) NetApp
8 60 (22.99%) Cisco
9 58 (22.22%) Oracle
10 53 (20.31%) Red Hat
11 45 (17.24%) IBM
12 41 (15.71%) Citrix
13 29 (11.11%) McAfee
14 24 (9.20%) Veeam
15 21 (8.05%) Hitachi
15 21 (8.05%) Sun
16 20 (7.66%) Dell
17 9 (3.45%) 3PAR
17 9 (3.45%) CommVault