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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
London / City of London
Rank 148 145 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +40
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.90% 2.09% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £370 £240 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.59% -30.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £240 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £328 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.29% +21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -17.64%

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
315 287 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.70% 9.34% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 194 293
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Median hourly rate £16.15 £27.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.40 £18.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Electronics
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM

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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) ObjectStore
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Deduplication
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Altiris
5 1 (12.50%) DataCore
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam