Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 704 636 566
Rank change year-on-year -68 -70 +86
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 133 163 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.10% 1.83% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 94 194
England median daily rate £375 £386 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +4.22% +5.89%
10th Percentile £222 £219 £230
90th Percentile £588 £507 £475
UK median daily rate £383 £369 £368
% change year-on-year +3.73% +0.17% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
England median hourly rate £20.50 £17.39 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.88% -62.20% +53.33%
10th Percentile £14.40 £10.00 £34.75
90th Percentile £38.45 £20.25 £52.88
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £17.39 £46.00
% change year-on-year +17.88% -62.20% +53.33%

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 12,055 8,920 9,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.09% 10.69% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,097 5,944 6,429
England median daily rate £498 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £295 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 196 240
England median hourly rate £17.52 £21.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.51% +0.80% +6.65%
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.18 £48.38 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -21.74% +2.22% +12.50%

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 23 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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 -82 46 £358 -15.88% 7
South East -44 33 £500 +53.85% 9
North of England 0 26 £368 -2.00% 2
North West +1 17 £400 +6.67%
East of England +11 11 £300 - 2
Midlands -12 9 £350 -22.22% 1
West Midlands -14 9 £350 - 1
South West +11 8 £425 -
Yorkshire -27 5 £335 -13.55% 2
North East - 4 £275 -
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 88 (66.17%) Windows
2 59 (44.36%) Veritas
3 58 (43.61%) Active Directory
4 55 (41.35%) SAN
5 52 (39.10%) Linux
6 48 (36.09%) VMware
7 44 (33.08%) ITIL
8 43 (32.33%) Windows Server
9 40 (30.08%) Unix
10 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
11 36 (27.07%) HP
12 35 (26.32%) EMC
13 34 (25.56%) IBM
13 34 (25.56%) MS Exchange
14 33 (24.81%) NetApp
15 30 (22.56%) Solaris
16 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (21.80%) PowerShell
16 29 (21.80%) Office 365
17 28 (21.05%) SCCM
18 27 (20.30%) Symantec
19 26 (19.55%) Oracle
19 26 (19.55%) Security Cleared
20 25 (18.80%) Finance
20 25 (18.80%) Hyper-V
20 25 (18.80%) NAS
21 24 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 22 (16.54%) Migration
22 22 (16.54%) Perl
23 21 (15.79%) SQL

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 34 (25.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.28%) SharePoint
3 11 (8.27%) Skype for Business
4 7 (5.26%) Apache
5 6 (4.51%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.01%) Confluence
6 4 (3.01%) IIS
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.80%) Office 365
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
5 2 (1.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (41.35%) SAN
2 25 (18.80%) NAS
3 20 (15.04%) DNS
4 18 (13.53%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (12.03%) iSCSI
6 15 (11.28%) DHCP
7 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
8 8 (6.02%) LAN
9 7 (5.26%) Firewall
10 5 (3.76%) SSH
10 5 (3.76%) WAN
11 4 (3.01%) FTP
11 4 (3.01%) Kerberos
11 4 (3.01%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.26%) FCoE
12 3 (2.26%) Skype
12 3 (2.26%) Telepresence
12 3 (2.26%) WinSCP
13 2 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) SAP HANA
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.50%) Power BI
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.75%) Big Data
6 1 (0.75%) DTS
6 1 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) JIRA
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (18.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Banking
2 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.50%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (15.04%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (13.53%) Administrator
2 18 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (12.78%) Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.77%) NetBackup Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.52%) Storage Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) Unix Administrator
7 10 (7.52%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Backup Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.51%) Solaris Administrator
10 6 (4.51%) Windows Support Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) NetBackup Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) Web Services
2 5 (3.76%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) Flash
3 2 (1.50%) Memcached
3 2 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.75%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Data Centre
2 19 (14.29%) Replication
3 18 (13.53%) Clustering
4 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (4.51%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (4.51%) EMC VNX
5 6 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.26%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.26%) iPad
7 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.50%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (66.17%) Windows
2 52 (39.10%) Linux
3 43 (32.33%) Windows Server
4 40 (30.08%) Unix
5 30 (22.56%) Solaris
6 24 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (5.26%) AIX
10 7 (5.26%) CentOS
10 7 (5.26%) Windows 10
11 5 (3.76%) SUSE
11 5 (3.76%) Windows XP
12 4 (3.01%) Windows Vista
13 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.08%) ITIL
2 22 (16.54%) Migration
3 19 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (11.28%) Change Management
4 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (8.27%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 7 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.51%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.51%) High Availability
10 5 (3.76%) Benchmarking
10 5 (3.76%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.76%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.76%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.76%) Mathematics
10 5 (3.76%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (3.01%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (3.01%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.80%) PowerShell
2 22 (16.54%) Perl
3 21 (15.79%) SQL
4 9 (6.77%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.02%) VBScript
6 6 (4.51%) Python
7 5 (3.76%) AWK
7 5 (3.76%) Bourne shell
7 5 (3.76%) Korn
8 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.01%) C
9 3 (2.26%) Java
9 3 (2.26%) VB
10 1 (0.75%) C#
10 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (19.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.78%) MCSE
3 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.02%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (6.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.02%) Degree
8 6 (4.51%) MCSA
9 5 (3.76%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.01%) RHCE
11 3 (2.26%) OCA
11 3 (2.26%) OCP
11 3 (2.26%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (2.26%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.75%) CCNA
12 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (43.61%) Active Directory
2 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (18.80%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.04%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (9.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (9.02%) vSphere
7 9 (6.77%) NFS
7 9 (6.77%) XenApp
8 8 (6.02%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.51%) GlusterFS
10 5 (3.76%) Veritas File System
11 4 (3.01%) Docker
11 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (3.01%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (2.26%) Firmware
12 3 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (2.26%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.50%) Corosync
13 2 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (21.05%) SCCM
2 21 (15.79%) SCOM
3 14 (10.53%) Backup Exec
4 12 (9.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (8.27%) Puppet
6 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (6.77%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (6.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (5.26%) Ansible
9 7 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
10 6 (4.51%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (4.51%) PureDisk
11 5 (3.76%) Netcool
11 5 (3.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 4 (3.01%) EMC VPLEX
12 4 (3.01%) Simpana
Vendors
1 59 (44.36%) Veritas
2 48 (36.09%) VMware
3 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
4 36 (27.07%) HP
5 35 (26.32%) EMC
6 34 (25.56%) IBM
7 33 (24.81%) NetApp
8 27 (20.30%) Symantec
9 26 (19.55%) Oracle
10 20 (15.04%) Brocade
10 20 (15.04%) Dell
10 20 (15.04%) Red Hat
11 19 (14.29%) Cisco
11 19 (14.29%) Citrix
12 18 (13.53%) 3PAR
13 16 (12.03%) CommVault
13 16 (12.03%) McAfee
13 16 (12.03%) Sun
14 11 (8.27%) SolarWinds
15 9 (6.77%) EqualLogic