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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas NetBackup
UK / England
Rank 500 474 518
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44  
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 85 141 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 3.08% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 78 38
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £366 £350
% change year-on-year -3.07% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.95% +15.00%  

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 4160 4580 4083
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.34% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 2927 2430
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 123 165
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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
London +23 38 £425 -5.55% 6
South East -11 28 £400 +8.47% 2
Yorkshire +24 10 £450 +12.50% 2
South West -13 5 - - 1
North West +21 1 £375 +15.38% 1
West Midlands +12 1 - -
East of England -2 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 £450 +50.00% 2
NetBackup
UK

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 86 (54.78%) Windows
2 83 (52.87%) SAN
3 80 (50.96%) VMware
4 69 (43.95%) Veritas
5 66 (42.04%) Linux
6 64 (40.76%) Symantec
7 55 (35.03%) Unix
8 54 (34.39%) Active Directory
9 52 (33.12%) HP
10 51 (32.48%) Windows Server
11 50 (31.85%) Finance
12 45 (28.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (28.03%) Solaris
14 43 (27.39%) Red Hat
15 42 (26.75%) NAS
16 41 (26.11%) DNS
17 40 (25.48%) Microsoft
18 39 (24.84%) ITIL
18 39 (24.84%) Oracle
19 38 (24.20%) NetApp
19 38 (24.20%) Windows Server 2012
20 37 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
21 34 (21.66%) Sun
21 34 (21.66%) EMC
21 34 (21.66%) Problem Management
22 33 (21.02%) Clustering
22 33 (21.02%) MS Exchange
22 33 (21.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 33 (21.02%) PowerShell
23 32 (20.38%) Veritas Cluster Server

NetBackup
Top Related 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 33 (21.02%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.46%) Skype for Business
3 13 (8.28%) SharePoint
4 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.73%) Apache
6 6 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.55%) IIS
8 4 (2.55%) iPlanet
8 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.27%) Live Communications Server
9 2 (1.27%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.55%) Office 365
4 3 (1.91%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.27%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 83 (52.87%) SAN
2 42 (26.75%) NAS
3 41 (26.11%) DNS
4 27 (17.20%) DHCP
5 21 (13.38%) Firewall
6 17 (10.83%) SMTP
7 16 (10.19%) LAN
8 13 (8.28%) FTP
9 12 (7.64%) LDAP
9 12 (7.64%) WAN
10 11 (7.01%) Skype
11 10 (6.37%) iSCSI
12 9 (5.73%) TCP/IP
13 8 (5.10%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (5.10%) SSH
14 5 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (3.18%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (3.18%) SSL
14 5 (3.18%) VPN
15 4 (2.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.18%) MS Access
5 4 (2.55%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (2.55%) MySQL
6 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.91%) ObjectStore
7 2 (1.27%) DB2
7 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.27%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (31.85%) Finance
2 24 (15.29%) Legal
3 16 (10.19%) Banking
4 9 (5.73%) Back Office
5 4 (2.55%) Games
6 3 (1.91%) Law
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.27%) Electronics
7 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Publishing
7 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Local Government
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (26.11%) Administrator
2 26 (16.56%) Systems Administrator
2 26 (16.56%) Unix Administrator
3 25 (15.92%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 23 (14.65%) Storage Administrator
5 21 (13.38%) Analyst
6 20 (12.74%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 17 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Consultant
8 8 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Solaris Administrator
9 7 (4.46%) Active Directory Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Backup Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) NetBackup Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.46%) Storage Specialist
9 7 (4.46%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.55%) J2EE
2 3 (1.91%) .NET
2 3 (1.91%) ADO
2 3 (1.91%) JSP
2 3 (1.91%) WAP
2 3 (1.91%) Web Services
3 2 (1.27%) Memcached
3 2 (1.27%) Middleware
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.02%) Clustering
2 29 (18.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 26 (16.56%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.01%) EMC VNX
5 10 (6.37%) Replication
6 9 (5.73%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.46%) Fat Client
7 7 (4.46%) Thin Client
8 5 (3.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.55%) Derivative
9 4 (2.55%) HP Storage
9 4 (2.55%) iPad
9 4 (2.55%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.91%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.91%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.27%) Fintech
11 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 86 (54.78%) Windows
2 66 (42.04%) Linux
3 55 (35.03%) Unix
4 51 (32.48%) Windows Server
5 44 (28.03%) Solaris
6 38 (24.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (21.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (17.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (7.64%) Windows 7
11 9 (5.73%) AIX
12 7 (4.46%) Windows XP
13 6 (3.82%) CentOS
14 5 (3.18%) Android
14 5 (3.18%) SUSE
14 5 (3.18%) Windows 8
15 4 (2.55%) Windows 10
16 3 (1.91%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.64%) VMS
17 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.84%) ITIL
2 34 (21.66%) Problem Management
3 30 (19.11%) Change Management
4 29 (18.47%) High Availability
5 26 (16.56%) Change Control
6 21 (13.38%) Migration
6 21 (13.38%) Service Delivery
7 16 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.64%) DevOps
8 12 (7.64%) Service Management
9 11 (7.01%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.37%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.73%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.10%) Data Centre Operations
13 7 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (3.82%) Incident Management
14 6 (3.82%) Mobile Device Management
14 6 (3.82%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.02%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.74%) SQL
3 17 (10.83%) Perl
4 13 (8.28%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.64%) Python
6 10 (6.37%) Java
7 7 (4.46%) VB
8 6 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.55%) AWK
9 4 (2.55%) C
9 4 (2.55%) Korn
9 4 (2.55%) Ruby
10 2 (1.27%) C#
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.65%) MCSE
1 23 (14.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (6.37%) RHCE
5 7 (4.46%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.91%) CCNA
9 3 (1.91%) Degree
9 3 (1.91%) MCP
9 3 (1.91%) MCSD
10 2 (1.27%) RHCT
11 1 (0.64%) CCA
11 1 (0.64%) CCNP
11 1 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.64%) VCP5
11 1 (0.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.91%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (34.39%) Active Directory
2 45 (28.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (20.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 22 (14.01%) Veritas File System
5 16 (10.19%) VMware ESX
6 15 (9.55%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (9.55%) vSphere
7 13 (8.28%) NFS
8 12 (7.64%) Hyper-V
9 8 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (3.82%) XenApp
11 5 (3.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (3.18%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.91%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.91%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (1.27%) Firmware
13 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (1.27%) Samba
13 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (15.29%) Backup Exec
1 24 (15.29%) SCCM
2 17 (10.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (10.83%) Puppet
3 15 (9.55%) Nagios
3 15 (9.55%) SCOM
4 12 (7.64%) Ansible
5 10 (6.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (5.73%) OpenView
6 9 (5.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (5.10%) Tivoli
8 7 (4.46%) Netcool
8 7 (4.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (4.46%) vMotion
8 7 (4.46%) vRealize
9 6 (3.82%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (3.82%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (3.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 80 (50.96%) VMware
2 69 (43.95%) Veritas
3 64 (40.76%) Symantec
4 52 (33.12%) HP
5 43 (27.39%) Red Hat
6 40 (25.48%) Microsoft
7 39 (24.84%) Oracle
8 38 (24.20%) NetApp
9 34 (21.66%) EMC
9 34 (21.66%) Sun
10 31 (19.75%) Cisco
11 29 (18.47%) Citrix
12 27 (17.20%) Brocade
13 15 (9.55%) 3PAR
13 15 (9.55%) IBM
14 11 (7.01%) Dell
15 9 (5.73%) Intel Security
16 8 (5.10%) Intel
17 6 (3.82%) SAP
17 6 (3.82%) Sophos
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