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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 75 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 8 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 1.11% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.61% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate
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£180 £173 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £213 £315
% change year-on-year
+36.47% -32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
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
121 138 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.77% 12.81% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 56 37
Average daily rate £338 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

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 21 August 2014. 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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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
Milton Keynes 0 7 £180 +10.76% 1
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Amersham - - - -
Backup Exec
South East

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (65.00%) Citrix
6 12 (60.00%) MCP
6 12 (60.00%) UNIX
6 12 (60.00%) MCSE
7 9 (45.00%) Service Management
7 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (30.00%) MS Office
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) HP
11 3 (15.00%) McAfee
11 3 (15.00%) Sophos
11 3 (15.00%) Firewall
11 3 (15.00%) OVSD

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) MCP
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
5 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) OVSD
2 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) Sophos
5 3 (15.00%) Lumension
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Lotus
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Iron Mountain