The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 28 July 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 City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 191 204 225
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 12 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.39% 2.30% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
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£225 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.43% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £173 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £370 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £284 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-33.00% +40.84%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
502 392 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.58% 5.51% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 279 347
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 9
Average hourly rate £18.48 £22.69 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +14.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £19.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £41.60 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +27.14%
Backup Exec
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Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (64.29%) Symantec
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) Lync
6 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) UAG
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) XenApp
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) SCOM
8 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 3 (21.43%) Extranet

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) Lync
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Extranet
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) UAG
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) Symantec
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
5 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Fidessa
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
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