The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of arcserve products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited arcserve over the 3 months to 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within arcserve.

arcserve
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 431 402
Rank change year-on-year +25 -29  
Contract jobs citing arcserve 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.036% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.087% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £438 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +78.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £228 £275
% change year-on-year - -17.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

arcserve is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8222 9239 9480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.03% 41.16% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6173 6138
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 203
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.04 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +12.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing arcserve as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for arcserve in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing arcserve in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for arcserve in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for arcserve in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing arcserve 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 London region with a requirement for arcserve.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Acronis
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) DECT
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DECT
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Acronis
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware