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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 8 August 2022 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
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 770 681 528
Rank change year-on-year -89 -153 +173
Contract jobs citing NetBackup 96 91 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 0.78% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 71 21
10th Percentile £327 £305 £135
25th Percentile £400 £369 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £458 £465 £400
Median % change year-on-year -1.45% +16.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £575 £505 £438
90th Percentile £646 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £438 £338
% change year-on-year -7.43% +29.63% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £42.50 - -
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
75th Percentile £47.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 13,898 11,659 5,353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.72% 16.00% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,020 8,226 3,696
10th Percentile £363 £350 £307
25th Percentile £469 £431 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £750 £695 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £457
% change year-on-year +7.89% +3.88% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 154 104
10th Percentile £13.77 £14.33 £12.53
25th Percentile £16.25 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate £23.91 £23.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +17.95% -2.50%
75th Percentile £48.35 £49.88 £41.06
90th Percentile £68.75 £64.50 £54.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -59 69 £525 +16.67% 17
UK excluding London -29 61 £405 -7.43% 13
Work from Home -69 36 £425 -5.56% 5
London -45 23 £500 +5.26% 4
Scotland +6 17 £400 +33.33%
North of England -9 14 £325 +4.84% 2
East of England +10 12 £425 - 2
North West - 12 £325 -
South East -21 10 £550 +37.50% 5
Wales -4 4 £638 +27.50%
Midlands -48 3 £700 +48.54% 4
Yorkshire -27 2 £461 +48.79% 2
West Midlands -48 2 £738 +55.26% 3
East Midlands -9 1 £550 +59.42% 1
South West -30 1 £310 -18.42%

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 78 (81.25%) Windows
2 54 (56.25%) VMware
2 54 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 40 (41.67%) SAN
5 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
6 33 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (30.21%) Dell
8 29 (30.21%) Citrix
9 26 (27.08%) Linux
9 26 (27.08%) Veeam
10 25 (26.04%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (25.00%) Patch Management
11 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 24 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (25.00%) Symantec
11 24 (25.00%) Oracle
12 23 (23.96%) Unix
12 23 (23.96%) HP
12 23 (23.96%) WSUS
13 22 (22.92%) PowerShell
13 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (21.88%) SCCM
14 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
14 21 (21.88%) DNS
15 20 (20.83%) Veritas
15 20 (20.83%) Finance
15 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
15 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2016

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 11 (11.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.42%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Azure
2 8 (8.33%) AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Cohesity
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (3.13%) Rubrik
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.08%) GCP
4 2 (2.08%) Nutanix
4 2 (2.08%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Monitor
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.04%) Google Workspace
5 1 (1.04%) IaaS
5 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (41.67%) SAN
2 21 (21.88%) DNS
3 16 (16.67%) DHCP
4 15 (15.63%) NAS
5 13 (13.54%) Network Security
6 12 (12.50%) Firewall
7 9 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 8 (8.33%) IPv4
9 4 (4.17%) SSH
9 4 (4.17%) WinSCP
10 2 (2.08%) LAN
10 2 (2.08%) VSAN
10 2 (2.08%) WAN
10 2 (2.08%) Wireless
11 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.04%) Internet
11 1 (1.04%) ISDN
11 1 (1.04%) SNMP
11 1 (1.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.13%) PolyBase
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) DB2
5 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) RStudio
3 1 (1.04%) GDB
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Social Skills
3 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (14.58%) Banking
4 10 (10.42%) Public Sector
5 8 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.17%) Electronics
6 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.17%) Marketing
6 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.04%) Front Office
8 1 (1.04%) Legal
8 1 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.04%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Consultant
3 12 (12.50%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Wintel Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Wintel Support
6 8 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Administrator
8 6 (6.25%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Backup Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) DBA
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Database Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.21%) Replication
4 4 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.13%) PKI
6 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.08%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.04%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.04%) Life Science
7 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) SCADA
7 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 78 (81.25%) Windows
2 54 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 26 (27.08%) Linux
4 23 (23.96%) Unix
5 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (9.38%) Windows 10
10 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.17%) AIX
11 4 (4.17%) CentOS
11 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (3.13%) Solaris
13 2 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (26.04%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 18 (18.75%) ITIL
5 16 (16.67%) Service Management
6 15 (15.63%) Problem Management
7 14 (14.58%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (12.50%) Facilities Management
8 12 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 9 (9.38%) Server Management
10 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.33%) Storage Management
11 6 (6.25%) Change Control
11 6 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.25%) Validation
12 5 (5.21%) Data Protection
12 5 (5.21%) Migration
12 5 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (5.21%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (4.17%) C-shell
3 4 (4.17%) Korn
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.38%) MCSA
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.33%) CCA
4 8 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.21%) MCITP
5 5 (5.21%) MCP
5 5 (5.21%) MCSE
5 5 (5.21%) MCTS
6 3 (3.13%) CCAA
7 2 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (13.54%) Hyper-V
5 12 (12.50%) XenApp
6 11 (11.46%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (8.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 8 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (8.33%) vSphere
7 8 (8.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.04%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (23.96%) WSUS
2 21 (21.88%) SCCM
3 18 (18.75%) vCenter Server
4 14 (14.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (8.33%) SCOM
5 8 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (7.29%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (7.29%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (5.21%) Ansible
7 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (5.21%) SCVMM
8 4 (4.17%) Avamar
8 4 (4.17%) Nagios
8 4 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (3.13%) Netcool
9 3 (3.13%) SCOrch
9 3 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (3.13%) Terraform
9 3 (3.13%) VxRail
Vendors
1 54 (56.25%) VMware
2 37 (38.54%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.21%) Citrix
3 29 (30.21%) Dell
4 26 (27.08%) Veeam
5 24 (25.00%) Oracle
5 24 (25.00%) Symantec
6 23 (23.96%) HP
7 20 (20.83%) Veritas
8 14 (14.58%) McAfee
8 14 (14.58%) Red Hat
8 14 (14.58%) SolarWinds
9 12 (12.50%) Cisco
10 10 (10.42%) EMC
10 10 (10.42%) Ivanti
10 10 (10.42%) NetApp
10 10 (10.42%) Sybase
11 8 (8.33%) IBM
11 8 (8.33%) Shavlik
12 6 (6.25%) Brocade