Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 678 601 569
Rank change year-on-year -77 -32 +63
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 186 234 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 2.33% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 143 245
England median daily rate £350 £338 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -9.09% +6.07%
10th Percentile £205 £250 £230
90th Percentile £588 £506 £479
UK median daily rate £375 £336 £371
% change year-on-year +11.61% -9.49% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
England median hourly rate £20.50 £12.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.00% -71.59% +61.47%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £19.73
90th Percentile £32.55 £20.15 £49.95
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £14.95 £44.00
% change year-on-year +37.17% -66.03% +61.47%

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 12,852 10,051 11,500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.75% 11.41% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,692 6,727 7,507
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £289 £275 £264
90th Percentile £645 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 212 231
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.45 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.35% -19.79% +6.10%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.53 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.45 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetBackup in England

NetBackup
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -26 66 £350 -17.65% 9
South East -66 51 £400 +23.08% 8
North of England -17 44 £301 -6.59% 2
North West +12 30 £314 +12.05%
Yorkshire -17 10 £330 -13.44% 2
East of England +9 9 £333 +2.31%
South West -9 9 £425 -5.45% 3
Midlands -8 7 £338 +3.85% 1
West Midlands -19 7 £338 - 1
North East -32 4 £275 -11.29%
NetBackup
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 127 (68.28%) Windows
2 96 (51.61%) VMware
3 86 (46.24%) Veritas
4 73 (39.25%) SAN
5 72 (38.71%) Active Directory
6 69 (37.10%) Linux
7 61 (32.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 60 (32.26%) Windows Server
9 56 (30.11%) ITIL
9 56 (30.11%) EMC
10 55 (29.57%) Microsoft
11 52 (27.96%) Unix
12 47 (25.27%) HP
13 44 (23.66%) SQL
13 44 (23.66%) SCCM
14 42 (22.58%) NetApp
15 41 (22.04%) MS Exchange
16 38 (20.43%) Oracle
17 37 (19.89%) PowerShell
17 37 (19.89%) Hyper-V
18 36 (19.35%) SQL Server
19 34 (18.28%) Solaris
19 34 (18.28%) IBM
20 33 (17.74%) Finance
20 33 (17.74%) SCOM
20 33 (17.74%) Office 365
21 32 (17.20%) NAS
21 32 (17.20%) Citrix
22 31 (16.67%) DNS
22 31 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 41 (22.04%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.91%) IBM Notes
3 10 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.30%) IIS
4 8 (4.30%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.23%) JBoss
5 6 (3.23%) WildFly
6 5 (2.69%) Apache
7 4 (2.15%) Confluence
7 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.74%) Office 365
2 25 (13.44%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.23%) IaaS
5 5 (2.69%) PaaS
6 3 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.61%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (39.25%) SAN
2 32 (17.20%) NAS
3 31 (16.67%) DNS
4 18 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (8.60%) DHCP
6 12 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 12 (6.45%) SSH
7 11 (5.91%) FCoE
7 11 (5.91%) LAN
8 9 (4.84%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.30%) WAN
10 6 (3.23%) Firewall
10 6 (3.23%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.69%) Skype
12 4 (2.15%) FTP
12 4 (2.15%) Internet
13 3 (1.61%) Telepresence
13 3 (1.61%) VPN
13 3 (1.61%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.15%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.08%) MS Access
4 2 (1.08%) MySQL
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.08%) Power BI
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) DTS
5 1 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (2.15%) JIRA
2 3 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (17.74%) Finance
2 9 (4.84%) Banking
3 4 (2.15%) Retail
3 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.61%) Publishing
5 2 (1.08%) Games
5 2 (1.08%) Law
5 2 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (14.52%) Administrator
2 24 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (12.90%) Storage Engineer
3 23 (12.37%) Analyst
4 15 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (6.99%) NetBackup Engineer
5 13 (6.99%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Backup Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 12 (6.45%) Unix Administrator
7 11 (5.91%) Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Storage Analyst
9 9 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.76%) Storage Administrator
11 7 (3.76%) Storage and Backup Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.45%) LDAP
2 9 (4.84%) Web Services
3 8 (4.30%) Middleware
4 4 (2.15%) .NET
4 4 (2.15%) .NET Core
5 2 (1.08%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.08%) LAMP
5 2 (1.08%) Memcached
5 2 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.54%) JSON
6 1 (0.54%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.90%) Clustering
3 13 (6.99%) Replication
4 12 (6.45%) EMC VNX
5 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (4.30%) CLARiiON
6 8 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.23%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.23%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.69%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.15%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.61%) iPad
11 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 127 (68.28%) Windows
2 69 (37.10%) Linux
3 60 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 52 (27.96%) Unix
5 34 (18.28%) Solaris
6 29 (15.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (8.60%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (4.84%) Windows XP
11 8 (4.30%) CentOS
12 7 (3.76%) AIX
13 5 (2.69%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (1.61%) HPUX
15 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.11%) ITIL
2 31 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (15.05%) Migration
4 25 (13.44%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (10.75%) Change Management
6 17 (9.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (9.14%) Server Management
7 16 (8.60%) Storage Management
8 15 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (7.53%) Data Protection
10 13 (6.99%) Capacity Management
10 13 (6.99%) Service Delivery
11 12 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
12 10 (5.38%) Network Load Balancing
13 9 (4.84%) Benchmarking
14 8 (4.30%) Mathematics
14 8 (4.30%) PRINCE
14 8 (4.30%) Problem Management
14 8 (4.30%) Virtual Environments
15 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.66%) SQL
2 37 (19.89%) PowerShell
3 22 (11.83%) Perl
4 11 (5.91%) Java
4 11 (5.91%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.38%) Python
6 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.76%) AWK
7 7 (3.76%) Bourne shell
7 7 (3.76%) Korn
8 5 (2.69%) C
9 4 (2.15%) C#
10 3 (1.61%) VBScript
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.83%) MCSE
4 21 (11.29%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.84%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.30%) Novell Certification
7 5 (2.69%) OCA
7 5 (2.69%) OCP
7 5 (2.69%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.69%) RHCE
7 5 (2.69%) RHCSA
8 4 (2.15%) Degree
9 3 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.61%) MCITP
9 3 (1.61%) VCAP
10 2 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.08%) VCP5
10 2 (1.08%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 61 (32.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (19.89%) Hyper-V
4 30 (16.13%) vSphere
5 29 (15.59%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (8.06%) XenApp
7 14 (7.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (5.91%) NFS
9 9 (4.84%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (4.30%) IAG
10 8 (4.30%) UAG
10 8 (4.30%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (3.76%) GlusterFS
11 7 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (2.69%) Veritas File System
12 5 (2.69%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (2.69%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (2.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (2.15%) VMware NSX
14 3 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (23.66%) SCCM
2 33 (17.74%) SCOM
3 20 (10.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (8.06%) Backup Exec
6 13 (6.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 12 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (5.91%) Puppet
9 10 (5.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (4.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 8 (4.30%) HP Data Protector
11 8 (4.30%) Nagios
12 7 (3.76%) Ansible
12 7 (3.76%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (3.76%) Red Hat Satellite
12 7 (3.76%) SnapVault
13 6 (3.23%) SCVMM
13 6 (3.23%) Tivoli
14 5 (2.69%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (2.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (51.61%) VMware
2 86 (46.24%) Veritas
3 56 (30.11%) EMC
4 55 (29.57%) Microsoft
5 47 (25.27%) HP
6 42 (22.58%) NetApp
7 38 (20.43%) Oracle
8 34 (18.28%) IBM
9 32 (17.20%) Citrix
10 29 (15.59%) Symantec
11 24 (12.90%) Cisco
11 24 (12.90%) Red Hat
12 22 (11.83%) Brocade
13 20 (10.75%) Dell
14 19 (10.22%) McAfee
15 17 (9.14%) CommVault
16 16 (8.60%) SolarWinds
16 16 (8.60%) Sun
17 15 (8.06%) Veeam
18 11 (5.91%) 3PAR