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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 60 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.20% 3.39% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £140 £325
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -56.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.19 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+48.62% +75.52%
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
49 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.36% 7.27% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 30
Average daily rate £325 £405 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +23.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £308 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) IMAP
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Fedora
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Presales
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) LPIC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
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