The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 119 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.076% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.56% 0.70% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £353 £230 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.26% -29.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £270 £285
% change year-on-year
+25.46% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.44% +34.37%
Backup Exec
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
257 285 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.11% 10.77% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 128 114
Average daily rate £364 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £224 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 26
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.27% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £13.65 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Exec across the Berkshire region.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Berkshire region.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +11 2 £353 +53.26%
Reading - 2 £190 - 4
Backup Exec
South East

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backup Exec.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) WSUS
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CCM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VCP5
2 2 (28.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) BT
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago