The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 85 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.16% 1.43% 1.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.53% 13.49% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£249 £233 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £145 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
-56.92% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £11.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+75.52% -35.21%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
131 126 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.31% 10.58% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 50 30
Average daily rate £388 £275 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Milton Keynes 0 2 £249 -9.54%
Backup Exec
South East

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) McAfee
5 3 (33.33%) Sophos
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (33.33%) Lumension
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (22.22%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Lumension
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) McAfee
3 3 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (22.22%) GFI Software
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix