The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 204 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% 2.10% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Average daily rate
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£420 £225 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -24.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 £293 £263
% change year-on-year
-39.31% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £13.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -33.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
418 476 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 8.05% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 352 284
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -55.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.85 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £54.64 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.73%

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
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 29 June 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (71.43%) Control-M
2 5 (71.43%) Hedge funds
2 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Isilon
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Operator
1 5 (71.43%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
1 5 (71.43%) Control-M
1 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Isilon
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) CommVault
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp