The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 68 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% - 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.62% - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £180 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +22.31%
Backup Exec
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
52 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.66% 4.25% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 17
Median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £24.50 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% +6.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) SCOM
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Firmware
4 4 (50.00%) LPIC
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Line Management
5 3 (37.50%) Presales
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) IMAP
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Fedora
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Line Management
1 3 (37.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) LPIC
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam