Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 1 June 2020 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
UK
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 527 687 729
Rank change year-on-year +160 +42 -83
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 83 161 162
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% 1.19% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 96 99
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £250 £319 £245
90th Percentile £525 £563 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.71% +37.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year - -13.85% +8.73%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,777 13,474 13,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.76% 14.74% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,427 8,957 8,845
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £310 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 339 316
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £18.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.50% -19.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.12 £49.60 £50.00
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% -15.00%

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NetBackup as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NetBackup in the UK

NetBackup
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetBackup.

Daily rate trend for NetBackup in the UK

NetBackup
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetBackup over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NetBackup in the UK

NetBackup
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NetBackup.

Hourly rate trend for NetBackup in the UK

NetBackup
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetBackup within the UK over the 6 months to 1 June 2020. 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
England +177 74 £401 -10.83% 11
UK excluding London +155 67 £400 -5.88% 8
North of England +105 35 £463 +15.63%
North West +73 31 £463 +36.03%
London +126 13 £425 -5.56% 3
South East +117 11 £363 -20.22% 8
Midlands +89 8 £140 -56.25%
West Midlands +70 7 £140 -56.25%
South West +53 5 £338 -22.86%
Wales +33 5 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire +59 4 - -
East of England +56 2 £450 -
Work from Home +17 2 £350 -17.65%
Scotland +41 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £305 -

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 with a requirement for NetBackup.

1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 40 (48.19%) Windows
3 36 (43.37%) EMC
4 32 (38.55%) SAN
5 29 (34.94%) Active Directory
6 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
6 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (32.53%) Migration
8 26 (31.33%) NetApp
9 24 (28.92%) HP
9 24 (28.92%) Linux
9 24 (28.92%) SC Cleared
10 21 (25.30%) Azure
10 21 (25.30%) Dell
10 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
11 20 (24.10%) SCCM
11 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
12 18 (21.69%) Veritas
12 18 (21.69%) Unix
12 18 (21.69%) ITIL
13 17 (20.48%) Veeam
13 17 (20.48%) Data Centre
14 16 (19.28%) NAS
14 16 (19.28%) Cisco
15 14 (16.87%) DNS
15 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
15 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 13 (15.66%) vRealize
16 13 (15.66%) VMware ESXi

NetBackup
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 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.41%) nginx
6 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.30%) Azure
2 13 (15.66%) Office 365
3 10 (12.05%) AWS
4 5 (6.02%) IaaS
5 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.82%) GCP
6 3 (3.61%) PaaS
7 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.41%) Datadog
8 1 (1.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.55%) SAN
2 16 (19.28%) NAS
3 14 (16.87%) DNS
4 11 (13.25%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (10.84%) DHCP
6 4 (4.82%) Firewall
7 3 (3.61%) DMZ
7 3 (3.61%) Internet
7 3 (3.61%) LAN
7 3 (3.61%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (3.61%) SMTP
7 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.61%) VLAN
7 3 (3.61%) WAN
8 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.41%) SNMP
8 2 (2.41%) VSAN
9 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Hudson
1 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
1 6 (7.23%) Local Government
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
2 3 (3.61%) Public Sector
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Consultant
1 14 (16.87%) Storage Engineer
2 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Administrator
5 6 (7.23%) Backup Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Backup Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Server Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Storage and Backup Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Storage Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Build Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.02%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) EMC VNX
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.23%) Clustering
5 5 (6.02%) iPad
6 3 (3.61%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) Replication
8 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.20%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
8 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Linux
3 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
4 18 (21.69%) Unix
5 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (10.84%) Solaris
9 4 (4.82%) CentOS
9 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.41%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Migration
2 18 (21.69%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (10.84%) IT Strategy
4 9 (10.84%) Storage Management
5 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
5 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.64%) Project Delivery
6 5 (6.02%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (6.02%) DevOps
6 5 (6.02%) ITIL V3
6 5 (6.02%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.82%) High Availability
7 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.61%) Service Management
8 3 (3.61%) Validation
8 3 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) Perl
3 4 (4.82%) Korn
4 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.41%) AWK
5 2 (2.41%) Bourne shell
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.41%) Python
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 24 (28.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) Degree
4 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.41%) CCNP
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) HND
5 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
5 2 (2.41%) RHCE
5 2 (2.41%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.41%) VCAP
5 2 (2.41%) VCP6
6 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (34.94%) Active Directory
2 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.66%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (14.46%) vSphere
6 5 (6.02%) VMware NSX
6 5 (6.02%) XenApp
7 4 (4.82%) Docker
7 4 (4.82%) Firmware
8 3 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.41%) iptables
9 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.41%) Samba
9 2 (2.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (2.41%) vCloud
9 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.20%) NFS
10 1 (1.20%) Veritas File System
10 1 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (24.10%) SCCM
2 13 (15.66%) vRealize
3 12 (14.46%) WSUS
4 9 (10.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Ansible
5 7 (8.43%) SnapMirror
6 5 (6.02%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (6.02%) Tivoli
7 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (3.61%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (3.61%) HP SIM
8 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (3.61%) Puppet
8 3 (3.61%) SCOM
8 3 (3.61%) SCOrch
8 3 (3.61%) vCenter Server
9 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (2.41%) yum
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 36 (43.37%) EMC
3 26 (31.33%) NetApp
4 24 (28.92%) HP
5 21 (25.30%) Dell
5 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.69%) Veritas
7 17 (20.48%) Veeam
8 16 (19.28%) Cisco
9 12 (14.46%) Brocade
10 10 (12.05%) Hitachi
11 8 (9.64%) 3PAR
11 8 (9.64%) IBM
12 7 (8.43%) Citrix
12 7 (8.43%) DataCore
13 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
13 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
13 6 (7.23%) Symantec
14 5 (6.02%) Isilon
14 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow