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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 160 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.084% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 1.05% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £293 £200 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £180 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +10.44%
Backup Exec
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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
390 475 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.61% 7.99% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 360 390
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Symantec
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Control-M
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) Extranet
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) Extranet
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Operator
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 4 (33.33%) UAG
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 4 (33.33%) Control-M
2 4 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 4 (33.33%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Symantec
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds