The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PureDisk skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PureDisk over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.022% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PureDisk is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4539 5011 4462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.03% 9.31% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3182 2654
Median daily rate £465 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 135 172
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +12.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

PureDisk
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PureDisk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for PureDisk in the UK

PureDisk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PureDisk in the UK

PureDisk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PureDisk in the UK

PureDisk
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PureDisk within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London - 1 - -
England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PureDisk 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 PureDisk.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Simpana
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

PureDisk
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Simpana
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) arcserve
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas