Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 889 890
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing PureDisk 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.017% 0.017% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
UK median daily rate £333 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.64% +12.50% -8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £355 £309
90th Percentile £365 £365 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £360 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PureDisk 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 11664 11633 9758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.31% 11.05% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7893 7438 5957
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +3.36%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -2.41%
10th Percentile £10.97 £12.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.73 £21.63 £19.03
% change year-on-year -27.26% +13.64% -5.13%

PureDisk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PureDisk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 5 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +16 2 £333 -7.64%
North East +61 1 £300 -16.67%
North of England +60 1 £300 -16.67%
UK excluding London +35 1 £300 -16.67%
London - 1 £365 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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%) NetBackup
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%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Simpana
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Management
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Management
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
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%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec