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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 77 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.95% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.72% 7.87% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£170 £170 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £195 £275
% change year-on-year
+58.97% -29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-22.65% +43.65%
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
106 127 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.03% 12.10% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 40
Average daily rate £313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 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 -9 4 £170 +9.67%
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Amersham - - - -
Backup Exec
South East

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (76.47%) ITIL
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (70.59%) Citrix
4 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
5 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (64.71%) UNIX
6 10 (58.82%) MCP
6 10 (58.82%) MCSE
7 7 (41.18%) Service Management
7 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) MS Office
10 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (23.53%) OVSD
11 3 (17.65%) Firewall
11 3 (17.65%) SLA
12 2 (11.76%) VPN
12 2 (11.76%) LAN
12 2 (11.76%) WAN
12 2 (11.76%) Veritas
12 2 (11.76%) Active Directory

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (41.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) UNIX
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Android
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) MCP
3 10 (58.82%) MCSE
4 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) OVSD
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Iron Mountain
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Lotus
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) SAP