The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 63 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.55% 1.00% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.02% 8.45% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £370 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £17.16
% change year-on-year
-36.11% +4.89%
Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 71 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.91% 11.83% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 20
Average daily rate £388 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Backup Exec
East of England

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Backup Exec
East of England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 9 (75.00%) XenApp
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) FTP
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) NetApp
5 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) IBM
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Dell
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) Symantec
8 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (25.00%) WSUS
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 7

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) FTP
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 2 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Red Gate
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya