Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 558 581 701
Rank change year-on-year +23 +120 -52
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 45 161 182
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 1.55% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 111 102
Median daily rate £433 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% - +15.86%
10th Percentile £233 £300 £289
90th Percentile £500 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% +15.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £70.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% +7.69% -52.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -

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 6,896 10,386 14,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.63% 14.48% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,822 7,164 9,871
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £263 £306
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 277 347
Median hourly rate £24.42 £18.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.78% +4.29% +4.07%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £61.46 £48.93 £46.85
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% - +12.90%

NetBackup
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NetBackup in the UK

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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 19 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for NetBackup in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for NetBackup in the UK

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Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing NetBackup over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for NetBackup in the UK

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Top 12 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 19 January 2021. 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 +73 32 £368 -8.70% 15
UK excluding London +77 20 £350 -12.50% 17
Work from Home -179 14 £480 +27.15% 1
London +95 12 £425 +11.84% 1
South East +120 10 £360 +2.86% 1
East of England +52 3 £375 -
North of England +31 3 £250 -41.18% 5
Wales +10 3 £439 -2.50% 3
North West +20 2 £225 -47.06% 2
Yorkshire +47 1 £250 -41.18% 2
Midlands +44 1 £126 -80.00% 6
West Midlands +40 1 £126 -80.47% 3

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 36 (80.00%) VMware
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) Veritas
5 18 (40.00%) HP
6 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (35.56%) SAN
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 15 (33.33%) Oracle
9 14 (31.11%) IBM
10 13 (28.89%) Unix
10 13 (28.89%) ITIL
10 13 (28.89%) Linux
10 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
11 12 (26.67%) EMC
11 12 (26.67%) Citrix
11 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
12 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
12 11 (24.44%) Migration
12 11 (24.44%) VSAN
13 10 (22.22%) NetApp
13 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
14 9 (20.00%) SCOM
14 9 (20.00%) Veeam
14 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.00%) vSphere
14 9 (20.00%) High Availability
14 9 (20.00%) DNS
15 8 (17.78%) Dell

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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Office 365
3 3 (6.67%) AWS
4 2 (4.44%) Cohesity
4 2 (4.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 11 (24.44%) VSAN
3 9 (20.00%) DNS
4 6 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
7 2 (4.44%) Skype
7 2 (4.44%) SNMP
7 2 (4.44%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 2 (4.44%) MS Access
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 3 (6.67%) Banking
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Administrator
2 7 (15.56%) Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Backup Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) DBA
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Storage and Backup Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Production DBA
6 3 (6.67%) Production DBA
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LAMP
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 5 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 5 (11.11%) HP Storage
3 5 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (11.11%) Replication
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.67%) NHS
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.44%) CMDB
6 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
6 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.44%) PKI
6 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.22%) iPad
7 1 (2.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Unix
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (11.11%) Solaris
7 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
9 2 (4.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
3 9 (20.00%) High Availability
4 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 5 (11.11%) Information Security
7 5 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.11%) Storage Management
8 4 (8.89%) Break/Fix
8 4 (8.89%) Release Management
8 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (6.67%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.67%) DevOps
9 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) AWK
3 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
3 3 (6.67%) Korn
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) CCNA
7 1 (2.22%) CCNP
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.44%) GMP
3 2 (4.44%) NIST
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.00%) vSphere
4 6 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.89%) XenApp
7 3 (6.67%) GlusterFS
8 2 (4.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.22%) NFS
9 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCOM
2 8 (17.78%) vRealize
3 7 (15.56%) Avamar
4 6 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (8.89%) SCCM
7 3 (6.67%) Ansible
7 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (6.67%) vCenter Server
7 3 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (4.44%) OfficeScan
8 2 (4.44%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) Veritas
4 18 (40.00%) HP
5 15 (33.33%) Oracle
6 14 (31.11%) IBM
7 12 (26.67%) Citrix
7 12 (26.67%) EMC
8 10 (22.22%) NetApp
9 9 (20.00%) Veeam
10 8 (17.78%) 3PAR
10 8 (17.78%) Brocade
10 8 (17.78%) Dell
11 7 (15.56%) Cisco
12 6 (13.33%) SAP
13 5 (11.11%) CommVault
13 5 (11.11%) Huawei
13 5 (11.11%) Isilon
14 4 (8.89%) Hitachi
14 4 (8.89%) Red Hat