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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 67 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.51% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £195 £275
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-22.65% +43.65%
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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
57 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.43% 9.01% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 16
Average daily rate £230 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £208 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.25 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.08% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

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 22 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Meru Networks
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Meru Networks
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec