The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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.

Veritas NetBackup
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 209 253
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44  
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 29 58 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.62% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.68% 5.72% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 12
Median daily rate £400 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% -7.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £366 £356
% change year-on-year -9.76% +2.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.53% +13.75%  

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 789 1014 1048
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 9.96% 10.78% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 620 552
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +109.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.58 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £60.80 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetBackup in the South East

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetBackup in the South East

NetBackup
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetBackup in the South East

NetBackup
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey -9 17 £475 +26.24%
Hampshire +17 6 £175 -54.24%
Berkshire +26 5 £300 -33.44% 1
West Sussex 0 1 £400 +9.21%
NetBackup
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 35 (70.00%) Symantec
2 29 (58.00%) Veritas
2 29 (58.00%) Oracle
3 28 (56.00%) Unix
3 28 (56.00%) SAN
4 27 (54.00%) Red Hat
4 27 (54.00%) Linux
5 25 (50.00%) Solaris
6 24 (48.00%) Windows
6 24 (48.00%) Sun
7 22 (44.00%) Finance
7 22 (44.00%) NAS
7 22 (44.00%) Veritas File System
7 22 (44.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 22 (44.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 22 (44.00%) High Availability
8 20 (40.00%) Problem Management
9 17 (34.00%) Change Control
9 17 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (34.00%) Service Delivery
9 17 (34.00%) Change Management
9 17 (34.00%) Legal
10 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
11 14 (28.00%) HP
11 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
12 13 (26.00%) VMware
13 12 (24.00%) DNS
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (22.00%) Norton AntiVirus

NetBackup
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (56.00%) SAN
2 22 (44.00%) NAS
3 12 (24.00%) DNS
4 10 (20.00%) DHCP
5 9 (18.00%) LAN
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (12.00%) Skype
6 6 (12.00%) SMTP
7 5 (10.00%) FTP
7 5 (10.00%) iSCSI
7 5 (10.00%) SSH
7 5 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (8.00%) WAN
9 3 (6.00%) Firewall
10 2 (4.00%) LDAP
10 2 (4.00%) VLAN
11 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Administrator
2 22 (44.00%) Storage Administrator
2 22 (44.00%) Unix Administrator
3 21 (42.00%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (40.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 20 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Solaris Administrator
7 7 (14.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 6 (12.00%) Analyst
8 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
10 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) SAN Administrator
10 4 (8.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
10 4 (8.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) ADO
2 2 (4.00%) Memcached
2 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 4 (8.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Unix
2 27 (54.00%) Linux
3 25 (50.00%) Solaris
4 24 (48.00%) Windows
5 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (12.00%) Android
11 4 (8.00%) AIX
12 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
12 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
14 1 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) High Availability
2 20 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 17 (34.00%) Change Control
3 17 (34.00%) Change Management
3 17 (34.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (8.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (8.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.00%) DevOps
10 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Service Management
11 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.00%) Perl
2 6 (12.00%) VB
3 4 (8.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 22 (44.00%) Veritas File System
2 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.00%) NFS
4 5 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Corosync
6 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (14.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (14.00%) WSUS
3 6 (12.00%) AirWatch
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Ansible
4 5 (10.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (10.00%) Nagios
4 5 (10.00%) Puppet
5 3 (6.00%) Netcool
5 3 (6.00%) OpenView
5 3 (6.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (6.00%) Unicenter
6 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.00%) Control-M
6 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.00%) Pacemaker
6 2 (4.00%) SCCM
6 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Symantec
2 29 (58.00%) Oracle
2 29 (58.00%) Veritas
3 27 (54.00%) Red Hat
4 24 (48.00%) Sun
5 14 (28.00%) HP
6 13 (26.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco
9 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 7 (14.00%) EMC
10 7 (14.00%) NetApp
11 6 (12.00%) MobileIron
12 5 (10.00%) Brocade
13 4 (8.00%) IBM
14 3 (6.00%) Meridio
15 2 (4.00%) Dell
16 1 (2.00%) Adobe
16 1 (2.00%) BMC
16 1 (2.00%) Intel