The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 June 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 613 610
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3  
Contract jobs citing arcserve 13 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.058% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 14
Median daily rate £413 £368 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% +38.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £282 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £368 £235
% change year-on-year +17.00% +56.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £23.00

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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20263 24158 24977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.93% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12302 14876 14615
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 822 1125
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for arcserve in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing arcserve over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for arcserve in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for arcserve in the UK

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Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcserve within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Scotland +46 6 £413 +37.50%
Edinburgh - 6 £413 -
England +32 4 £238 -40.62% 2
London +12 2 £238 -40.62%
South West - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Bridgend +3 1 £450 +12.50%
Wales -4 1 £450 +16.12%
South Wales -6 1 £450 +16.12%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for arcserve.

1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) EMC
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (20.00%) McAfee
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) Clustering
9 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
10 2 (13.33%) Perl
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Trainee
4 2 (13.33%) Trainee Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Trainee Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Java SE
1 2 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) KVM
5 2 (13.33%) Xen
5 2 (13.33%) XenServer
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) McAfee
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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