The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England / North West
Rank 130 151 149
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.038% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% 2.14% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £366 £350
% change year-on-year -3.07% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 244 327 289
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.38% 8.52% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 172 132
Median daily rate £400 £422 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% -6.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Median hourly rate £29.38 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.87% +37.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £101.80 £20.19
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetBackup in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetBackup in the North West

NetBackup
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetBackup in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetBackup in the North West

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the North West 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
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
NetBackup
England

NetBackup
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) RHCE
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) DMZ
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

NetBackup
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DMZ
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas