Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 270 294
Rank change year-on-year -63 +24 +38
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 45 98 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.08% 4.84% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 59
South East median daily rate £383 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -9.72% -10.00%
10th Percentile £304 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £383 £450
England median daily rate £375 £335 £365
% change year-on-year +11.94% -8.22% +10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
South East median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -72.22% +130.77%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.75 £30.30
90th Percentile £13.10 £13.25 £47.63
England median hourly rate £11.75 £18.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -34.72% -29.41% -3.77%

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,167 2,024 2,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.28% 12.46% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,296 1,232 1,209
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 55 74
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -45.21% +35.62%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.55 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.38 £43.75 £58.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NetBackup as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NetBackup in the South East

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetBackup in the South East over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetBackup in the South East

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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

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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 6 months to 21 October 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
Surrey -43 23 £400 +6.67% 1
Thames Valley -17 9 £500 +62.60% 3
Berkshire -8 6 £500 +45.99% 3
West Sussex -10 5 £383 +13.33%
Hampshire -19 5 £260 -22.39%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 - -
Kent +1 3 £325 +1.56% 1
NetBackup
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 South East region with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 31 (68.89%) VMware
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Unix
4 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
4 22 (48.89%) Veritas
5 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
7 18 (40.00%) Linux
8 17 (37.78%) SQL
9 15 (33.33%) SAN
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
10 14 (31.11%) EMC
11 13 (28.89%) ITIL
12 12 (26.67%) Oracle
12 12 (26.67%) HP
12 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (24.44%) McAfee
14 10 (22.22%) Symantec
14 10 (22.22%) Finance
14 10 (22.22%) Brocade
14 10 (22.22%) Citrix
14 10 (22.22%) Perl
14 10 (22.22%) Solaris
14 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
14 10 (22.22%) SCCM
14 10 (22.22%) Capacity Management
15 9 (20.00%) Office 365
15 9 (20.00%) Windows 10

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 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) WildFly
3 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) IaaS
4 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.22%) PaaS
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
3 6 (13.33%) NAS
3 6 (13.33%) SSH
4 5 (11.11%) LAN
4 5 (11.11%) WAN
5 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
6 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Backup Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (15.56%) Middleware
3 6 (13.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (13.33%) Replication
3 5 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Clustering
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.22%) HACMP
7 1 (2.22%) LPAR
7 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Unix
3 18 (40.00%) Linux
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (22.22%) Solaris
8 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (15.56%) AIX
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (8.89%) CentOS
13 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
14 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (17.78%) Storage Management
5 6 (13.33%) Benchmarking
5 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (13.33%) Server Management
6 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Information Security
8 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (6.67%) QMS
8 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.67%) Server Hardening
8 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Perl
3 6 (13.33%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) AWK
4 4 (8.89%) Bourne shell
4 4 (8.89%) Korn
4 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) CCNA
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.89%) MCITP
5 3 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) OCA
5 3 (6.67%) OCP
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (6.67%) RHCE
5 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
5 3 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.44%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (8.89%) GlusterFS
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (6.67%) vSphere
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
7 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (11.11%) SCOM
3 5 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.44%) PaperCut
6 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (2.22%) Netcool
7 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) Veritas
3 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) EMC
5 12 (26.67%) HP
5 12 (26.67%) Oracle
6 11 (24.44%) McAfee
7 10 (22.22%) Brocade
7 10 (22.22%) Citrix
7 10 (22.22%) Symantec
8 9 (20.00%) Dell
9 8 (17.78%) Isilon
10 7 (15.56%) SolarWinds
11 6 (13.33%) Cisco
11 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
12 5 (11.11%) IBM
12 5 (11.11%) NetApp
12 5 (11.11%) Sun
13 4 (8.89%) Centrify
13 4 (8.89%) StorageTek